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Events Driver and Coordinator

Kirikiriroa - Hamilton

Applications close
2 September 2022

Are you confident driving vehicles and towing trailers? Do you love ice cream and hitting Kiwi summer hotspots? We’re looking for an events legend to hit the road with our truck and trailer this summer with the events team.

We’re looking for a person who gets our brand and is excited to join the Duck Island family. In return we can offer flexibility, a supportive working environment, and of course – ice cream.

This role is initially a six-month fixed term position with the opportunity to extend for the right person.

Sound like you? Send your CV to careers@duckislandicecream.co.nz today!

The primary responsibilities of this role will be:

  • Driving our Duck Truck and Trailer to events around the country this summer.
  • Supporting event logistics before, during and after events, including but not limited to vehicles, stock and staff.
  • Ensuring the truck and trailer are looked after and running like a well-oiled machine.
  • Managing our food safety and compliance systems throughout the shift.
  • Ensuring things are running smoothly and taking charge when they’re not.
  • Setting gold star customer service standards and leading from the front.
  • Scooping ice cream and making peoples’ day!

You are:

  • A capable and confident driver with experience driving trailers and vehicles.
  • A problem solver, trouble shooter and all round practical person.
  • Flexible: up for late night missions and weekend shifts with possible irregular hours if required.
  • Down to deliver awesome customer service in a fast-paced environment.
  • Fully licensed to drive.