Wharf Hands

Employing over 1400 staff in 15 ports both here and in Australia, C3 Limited 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 Limited are looking to increase our pool of experienced permanent Wharf Hands based in Nelson to assist with the loading of Log vessels. The main tasks of this role involves ensuring that bundles of logs are securely fastened before they can be safely lifted by crane onto the vessel.

Loading of vessels can occur at any time of the day or night, so flexibility to work variable hours over a 24/7 week is a requirement. This permanent position offers a guaranteed minimum number of hours and there will be a requirement to work out of port on occasion. 

To be successful you will need to meet the following requirements;

  • A strong commitment to Health and Safety.
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines.
  •  Be a strong team player.
  • Can work flexible hours including nights, weekends and public holidays.
  • Have a positive attitude and strong work ethic.
  • Be physically fit and able to handle manual labour

If you are interesting in working at the port and keen to progress your career with C3 then we would like to hear from you. C3 offer competitive hourly rates and opportunities for development.

As part of C3’s commitment to health & safety successful applicants will be required to pass a pre-employment medical as well as a drug and alcohol screen.

Applications close 22 January 2018.


Permanent Full Time

Job no: 1809

Location: Nelson

Closing Date: Monday, 22 January 2018

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