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Big Chill Distribution Ltd is a leading company in the refrigerated freight sector with nine Depots that cover the North and South Island of New Zealand.

We are seeking an experienced Class 5 Truck Driver to deliver and pick up chilled and frozen goods around the Putaruru region.

As you will be working with chilled and frozen goods and it is vital to deliver them on time and at the correct temperature to the customers.

You must have a Class 5 truck licence and at least 12 months NZ experience driving heavy vehicles.

What can Big Chill offer you?

  • A great fleet of trucks to drive
  • A competitive remuneration package
  • Benefits and financial incentives for all staff
  • Upskilling and development opportunities.


The successful person will be required to pass a drug test prior to commencement.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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Big Chill Distribution Ltd is a leading company in the refrigerated freight sector with nine Depots that cover the North and South Island of New Zealand.

We are seeking a Class 4 Truck Driver to deliver and pick up products in the Palmerston North region.

You will be working with chilled and frozen goods and it is vital to deliver them on time and at the correct temperature to the customers.

This is a full time role, early morning starts, Monday to Saturday.

What can Big Chill offer you?

  • A great fleet of trucks to drive.
  • A competitive remuneration package.
  • Benefits and financial incentives for all staff.
  • Upskilling and development opportunities.


The successful candidate will be required to pass a drug test prior to commencement.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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Big Chill Distribution Ltd is a leading company in the refrigerated freight sector with nine Depots that cover the North and South Island of New Zealand.

We are seeking a Store Person to join our Palmerston North team to work the morning shift.

This is a full time role, starting at 3am and working 6 days a week.

The successful applicant will be responsible for:

  • Loading and unloading freight
  • Checking freight as it comes in
  • Ensure freight goes to the correct destination
  • Ensure all corresponding paperwork is correct and complete


What can Big Chill offer you?

  • A competitive remuneration package
  • Benefits and financial incentives for all staff
  • Upskilling and development opportunities.


Previous experience in refrigerated freight is preferable, but not essential.

The Successful candidate will be required to pass a drug test prior to commencement.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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Big Chill Distribution is a well-established refrigerated freight company with regional branches throughout New Zealand. We specialise in the delivery of chilled and frozen products across NZ.

We are seeking a class 2 Truck Driver to transport temperature controlled freight on Big Chill Distribution Heavy Vehicle Combinations between pickup and delivery points across the Auckland metropolitan region.

Job Description

  • Maintain required pickup and delivery times for all BCD customer freight.
  • Maintain the required temperatures for all BCD customer freight
  • Complete out turns and Proof of Deliveries for all freight.
  • Ensure pre operational checks are completed for all BCD equipment daily and as required.


Key Skills Required

  • Class 2 truck licence with at least six months Class 2 experience operating Heavy Vehicle on New Zealand roads


This is a full time role, Monday - Saturday, early morning start.

All applicants will be required to pass a drug test prior to commencement.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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We have a vacancy for a Linehaul Loadout Supervisor to work the afternoon shift.

This role is Monday to Friday 1pm - 11pm with some weekend work when required.

To do with role well you will:

* Ensure the operations at Big Chill Distribution’s Depot operate efficiently and profitably, whilst delivering a superior level of customer services.

* Supervise the stores staff, drivers and plant / equipment to achieve on time departures and ensure freight is directed on time to the correct destinations at the required temperatures.

The right candidate must have:

* A solid understanding and experience of the freight industry, ideally chilled/frozen transport.

* Good experience in Operations Supervision of dynamic freight/logistics operation and FMCG.

* A current OSH approved Fork Hoist certificate and be a very confident and capable Forklift operator.

What can Big Chill offer you?

* A competitive remuneration package

* Benefits and financial incentives for all staff

* Upskilling and development opportunities.

The successful candidate will be required to pass a drug test prior to commencement.

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Big Chill Distribution is a leading company in the refrigerated freight sector with nine Depots that cover the North and South Island of New Zealand.

We are seeking a Class 4 Truck Driver to deliver and pick up products in the Christchurch metropolitan area, and out of town if required.

This is a full time role and will be night time driving.

What can Big Chill offer you?

  • A great fleet of trucks to drive
  • A competitive remuneration package
  • Benefits and financial incentives for all staff
  • Upskilling and development opportunities.


The successful candidate will be required to pass a drug test prior to commencement.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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Big Chill Distribution is a well-established refrigerated freight company with regional branches throughout New Zealand. We specialise in the delivery of chilled and frozen products across NZ.

Due to an influx of work, we are seeking two night-shift Driver's Assistants / Store Persons to assist Drivers on the night runs. This is a mixed role, varies between time on the road assisting drivers loading and unloading freight, and helping out in the stores,

Main tasks for this role include:

  • Assist Drivers load and unload freight at the customers depots
  • To sort mixed freight
  • Load and un-load trucks in the Big Chill Depot
  • To position pallets and sort freight to correct sort.
  • Ensure freight goes to the correct destination
  • Check freight as it comes in.


What can Big Chill offer you?

  • A competitive remuneration package
  • Benefits and financial incentives for all staff
  • Upskilling and development opportunities.


The successful candidate will be required to pass a drug test prior to commencement.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Apply for this position.