Milk Tanker Drivers - Gore

Southland - Gore

Hilton Haulage Limited Partnership is a leading supplier of transport and storage facilities New Zealand wide.  We have an extensive fleet of vehicles which enables us to provide a comprehensive range of services to a wide variety of industries.

One of our core services is the collection of raw milk off farm.  We currently have tanker drivers based in 5 sites throughout NZ and we need more! 

Applications are now open for the upcoming Milk Collection season that commences in mid-late June 2018.  We are looking for both permanent and fixed term drivers to be based out of Gore.

What we offer:

  • A great hourly rate
  • Guaranteed daily hours paid regardless of workload requirements
  • Modern and well-maintained fleet and equipment
  • 5+ weeks of annual leave

Why work for us?

Being a Tanker Driver with Hilton Haulage is an exciting position to have. We have some of the best and biggest milk collection trucks on the road – making us a key player in this ever-growing industry.   Our commitment to best practice health and safety measures and compliance is unrelenting.  We are focussed on ensuring every employee returns home to their families each day in the same condition which they arrived at work.

What we are looking for?

To meet customer demands, our tanker drivers will be collecting milk from around the Southland area. Drivers will typically work a rotating roster of 3 days on, 3 nights on, 3 days off. Normal work hours begin at 7am for day shift, and 5pm for night shift. 

The milk collection task is a critical one; it is the first step in the production process of a range of dairy products, therefore ensuring adherence to strict food safety procedures is paramount in this role.

We are looking for individuals who hold their Class 5 drivers’ licence and offer at least 3 years of truck & trailer experience.  Applicants must have great attention to detail, understand the importance of safety at work and can communicate with a range of people including colleagues, customers and farmers.

If you would like to join an organisation where trucks and transport are at the heart of what we do, please apply now by visiting our website: Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit.

Applications close Friday 8th June 2018.