Careers with Big Chill

Our People

The reason why we have been in business for over 20 years, and still going strong, is because of our People. We are very proud of everyone who works for us and we recognise and value the importance of staff at all levels of the business, as they all contribute to the success of the company.

We are always looking to attract talented and aspiring individuals who would like a career at Big Chill. With approximately 400 employees nationwide, you will be joining one of New Zealand’s most recognised and successful Logistics companies.

We operate in a very safety conscious work environment, and are committed to ensuring all our people work in a safe environment, free from hazards. We want every employee to finish their shift safely to go home to their families.

We proudly have a diverse and multicultural workforce. Our people are respectful, supportive and value each other regardless of their ethnicity or backgrounds.

Big Chill Values

In 2018, we embarked on an important journey to identify a set of Big Chill Values to really understand who we are and what we are all about. We received input from a number of staff to ensure we were on the right path and understood what is important to us. If you feel that you can positively demonstrate our Big Chill Values, check out our Job Vacancies today. We expect all employees to uphold and support the Big Chill Values.

Family and Team

We support each other to work safely together to achieve excellence as one, and value the need to balance work and personal family time.


We empower and encourage people to be their best.

Accountability and Honesty

Be accountable for our actions and have honest and respectful conversations with our colleagues and customers.


We are respectful and supportive to each other, and value our multicultural work environment.

Image and Brand

We are dedicated to exhibiting a positive image to our customers and partners.

Careers at Big Chill

Truck Drivers

There has never been a more exciting time to join the Big Chill family as a Truck Driver. We have a modern and well maintained fleet of trucks, and offer a driver incentive program for safe and lawful driving. You will be joining a team of about 200 metro and linehaul drivers nationally. What stands Big Chill out from the rest of our competitors is our commitment to safety first. We have a dedicated Health and Safety team, that includes a number of Standard Operating Procedure Trainers and Driver Trainers who are based throughout NZ. Our in-house Driver Trainers are I-Endorsed and can assist Drivers to progress their heavy vehicle licences.

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Warehouse Staff

Joining Big Chill in the Warehouses can be an exciting and rewarding environment to work in. For a lot of our staff this has been their first step in their career at Big Chill. We have 9 Depots across NZ and a large 3PL Warehouse in Auckland. We have a range of roles within our Warehouse teams ranging from Pick and Packers, Freight Breakdown personnel, Forklift and Hoist Operators, Reach Truck Drivers and Supervisors. As we have a large in-house training team, you will receive the right level of training and can assist staff with getting their OSH approved Forklift Operators Certificate. If you would like an exciting career in any of our Depots, please make contact or apply below.

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Customer Services

Our Customer Services team work hard to ensure we supply a consistent and reliable service to our customers. Working in our Auckland or Christchurch office, you will play a key role in customer queries and freight movements. A career in Customer Services could see you in a variety of roles, such as manifesting, proof of deliveries, and other Administrative roles.

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Employee Benefits

  • Personal Life Cover while working at Big Chill
  • Long Service Leave for individuals who reach certain milestones with their career at Big Chill
  • We partner with a number of providers to offer discounted products
  • Driver incentive program to recognise and reward our top Drivers
  • We upskill and provide training to our Truck Drivers and Store personnel
  • Modern office and depots, plus a high quality fleet of vehicles
  • A friendly and supportive work environment
  • Career development
  • Company supplied uniform