Job no: 504721
Work type: Full time permanent
Location: NZ - Auckland
Categories: Trades and Services
About the role At Ventia, we’re proud to manage council assets including parks, libraries and public pools in Howick, Maungakiekie-Tāmaki, Ōrākei, Waitemata, Devonport-Takapuna, Hibiscus & Bays, Kaipātiki and Upper Harbour. We contract to Auckland Council for street cleaning services such as collecting litter, road sweeping, removing graffiti, water blasting, pavement cleaning and more.
Ventia offers you a flexible, supportive and inclusive work environment where you matter. We take our people’s careers seriously, helping them to learn and grow.
We are looking for Sweeper Drivers to join our Mobile Plant and Sweeper Team who are responsible for keeping Auckland’s streets looking beautiful. This is a multi-skilled position. You will operate a motorised street sweeper for part of your day, and will be responsible for keeping the public access areas, carparks and walkways of Auckland in pristine, clean and free from all waste. The other part of your day you will be required to remove rubbish and work on tasks outside of the street sweeper machine.
You’ll be responsible for several key activities including:
Operating a motorised sweeper vehicle in sweeping foot access areas, parking lots and other walkway areas
Cleaning and maintaining city and outer public areas removing waste, debris and other rubbish
Undertaking daily vehicle and equipment inspections to ensure proper operating conditions prior to operation
Responsible for cleanliness and maintenance of the sweeper
Preparing and maintaining simple forms, records and reports on vehicle usage
You will have the ability to:
Work safely and correctly while fulfilling tasks
Operate automotive and mechanical equipment
Understand and carry out verbal and written instructions
Communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing
Work in an outdoor environment with exposure to noises, vibrations, smells and dust as well as work in inclement weather conditions
Provide courteous and expeditious customer service to the public
Perform heavy manual labour work
To be successful in these roles, you will be required to undergo pre-employment checks which will include a medical and criminal record check.
How to apply
For further information regarding this position please contact our Recruitment Team email@example.com
N.B. We respectfully request no agency approaches
Ventia is one of Australasia’s largest dedicated infrastructure service providers. We help our clients to keep critical infrastructure working for our communities.
By ensuring a safe, compliant and professional built environment through evaluation, maintenance, repair and upgrading of their facilities, we allow our clients to focus on their core business. We provide a complete facilities management service to clients in both public and private sectors across Australia & New Zealand.
As a broad infrastructure services organisation, Ventia celebrates the diversity and richness of its people and seeks to create inclusive environments that promote your talent and skills.
Advertised: New Zealand Standard Time 29 Apr 2019
Applications close: New Zealand Standard Time
29 May 2019
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