Truck Driver | The Salvation Army

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Truck Driver

Whangarei and surrounding area
  • Health & Safety focused
  • Community minded
  • Physically fit
  • All-round team player
  • Good understanding of manual lifting.

Hours: Part-time, 35 hours a week Tuesday to Saturday.

About The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army has been transforming lives since 1865.  We work in over 130 countries, coordinated by our International Headquarters in London and we are a registered charity under the Charities Act 2005.  The Army has over 2,000 officers and employees in New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Samoa and is recognised as a high value employer.  The mission of The Salvation Army in New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Samoa is caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society.

About the Department/Operation/Programme

The Whangarei Salvation Army Family Store is one of the largest in the country. Operating Monday to Saturday and servicing the community in the Far North

About the role/job description

You will be responsible for the collection of donations and the delivery of purchased items from the store in a professional and timely manner. You will be responsible for the day-to-day upkeep of the store van and paperwork attaining to the position. You will also have other duties in and around the store.

Key tasks

  • Collection, Delivery and Transporting of Stock
  • Customer Service
  • Warehouse & Stock Room Tidiness
  • Truck maintenance
  • Waste management
  • Mission Support
  • General duties
  • Health & Safety

Person Specification

  • Physically fit
  • Community focused
  • Team Player

Contact information

For more information about this role please contact Nick Garforth via email


To apply please send your cover letter, CV (including referee details) and completed Application form to:

Application form can be downloaded from:

Applicants for this position will need to have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.  All employment offers are subject to the completion of a satisfactory Ministry of Justice clearance/Police Check (where applicable).

Applications close by 12 noon on Sunday, 16 October 2022.

The Salvation Army is a worldwide evangelical Christian church and human service provider. It is committed to caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society – all through the love of God shown in Jesus. The successful applicant should therefore show an ability to identify with the mission and values of The Salvation Army.

The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer who provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people.

The Salvation Army is committed to cultural diversity, and in New Zealand, our Tiriti partnership.

The Salvation Army is committed to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of vulnerable people, including children, and upholding their rights to protection from abuse and/or neglect.