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Position Title: Casual Driver
Location: Otago
FTE (Hours): 0
Date Posted: 18/03/2020
Application Closing Date: 29/03/2020 11PM
Job #: 060925
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Casual Driver

Dunedin Hospital


  • Casual position on an as and when needed basis

About us

The Southern DHB has the largest regional coverage of all the New Zealand health boards, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities across a huge geographical area. We take pride in all the services we provide and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our region. Our customers – patients, staff and communities - are at the forefront of everything we do.

The Transportation team is a friendly, close-knit bunch who value excellent customer service and positive work ethics.


About the opportunity

We currently have a vacancy for a casual driver to join our team working on an as needed basis. The role involves a range of tasks making sure that our staff, patients, visitors and equipment get to where they need to be in a safe and timely manner so there will be plenty of variety in your day. Along with providing a friendly and reliable shuttle service between the SDHB sites, you will also carry out courier jobs as required.


About You

To succeed in this role you will need to:

  • Hold a P class driver’s licence
  • Be physically fit – there will be some lifting of potentially heavy items
  • Be a friendly, outgoing person with a positive attitude
  • Be able to work independently and unsupervised
  • Have excellent time management and organisational skills

If this all sounds like you and you’d like to put your driving skills to use in a rewarding and varied role, we’d love to hear from you!


Closing Date: Sunday 29th March 2020

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Pre-Employment Occupational Health Assessment

In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to an Occupational Health Assessment to confirm suitability and fitness to work in the role you are being considered for.

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