Casual Port Work

Employing over 1400 staff in 15 ports both here and in Australia, C3 Ltd is a market leader in New Zealand’s port related product and cargo handling, adding value to our client’s businesses by providing solutions to their transport and logistics needs

C3 Ltd is looking to build our pool of casual wharf hands in Port Chalmers to meet ongoing demands. The work is manual and involves ensuring that bundles of logs are securely fastened before they can be lifted by crane onto log vessels. This is a physical role where you need to be comfortable working outside in all weathers.

Flexibility around working hours is required as you could be asked to work at any time of the day or night over a 24/7 period including public holidays. Hours will vary from week to week depending on shipping schedules.

Loading vessels is all about good teamwork and communication and we seek applicants who can demonstrate these skills. No prior experience is necessary as training will be provided as long as you are motivated and keen to learn.

To be considered for this casual opportunity with C3 you will need to:

  • Have flexibility to work hours over a 24/7 working week
  • Be a strong team player
  • Act in accordance with Occupational Health and Safety requirements
  • Be physically fit and comfortable working outdoors
  • Pass a pre-employment medical and drug & alcohol screen
  • Be able to work at heights
  • Have a positive attitude
  • Be committed to a safe work environment

If you want to join our team we are offering a competitive hourly rate and the opportunity to learn some new skills.

Applications close 18 November 2019.


Job no: CAS1954

Location: Port Chalmers

Closing Date: Monday, 18 November 2019

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