Careers

Alexander Group are interested in people who want to make driving and logistics their career. 

Our three core values are safety, quality and professionalism and these values form the basis of all roles within the company.

In addition to a commitment to our core values, the requirements for a driving role include:

  • The required driver license for the role i.e. class 4 or 5.

  • A minimum of three years driving experience in this class of license.

  • NZ residency or a NZ work visa.

A demonstration and willingness to develop the following competencies:

  • Excellence in driving performance and equipment management.

  • To work in a dangerous goods environment where following procedures is an absolute requirement in order to remain personally safe.

  • The ability to troubleshoot and solve problems.

  • To be able to communicate verbally and at times written to supervisors and customer representatives.

  • Good self management skills around presentation, time keeping and general attitude.

  • Commitment to continuing to learn and improve performance.

  • Integrity and trustworthiness.

Please contact us if you want to know more about careers at Alexander Group or submit the Expressions of Interest Form.


Current openings



Class 5 Driver – Metropolitan Auckland
Side Loader Operator

ALEXANDER LOGISTICS

-Above market wages

-Health insurance

-Performance bonus

Alexander Logistics is a division of the Alexander Group, a family owned company with a family culture. Offering secure work and an impeccable safety record we value our employees and your success is important to us. From fostering your career development to offering above market wages, health insurance at the Alexander Group you’ll join a team that will drive your career forward.

You must be committed to high levels of safety, vehicle care and personal presentation, and must be willing to follow established regulatory procedures.

We offer a competitive package including medical insurance plus:

  • State of the art equipment

  • Great team

  • Full uniform and PPE is provided.

We require you to have:

  • A clean class 5 licence

  • At 1-2 years’ experience driving semi-trailer combinations or truck & trailer

  • Be a reliable team player

  • A strong commitment to Health & Safety

  • Excellent work ethic and pride in your work

  • Single shifted truck

Greater Auckland area, Monday – Friday . The role will include shift work and you may be required to work some weekends by arrangement.

Applications close 15 January, 2019.

Come and join a great team!

Applicants must be NZ citizens or have NZ residency.

To register complete the Applicant Screening form.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Kim Holder
HR and Training Manager
Alexander Group Holdings Ltd.

Kim@alexandergroup.co.nz

Depot Manager - Cylinder Division - Penrose

ALEXANDER GASES

The Alexander Group is a privately owned specialist road transport business responsible for the distribution of compressed gas nationally for global company BOC. Alexander Gases is a division of the Alexander Group, a family owned company with a family culture. Offering secure work and an impeccable safety record we value our employees and your success is important to us. From fostering your career development to offering above market wages and health insurance. At the Alexander Group you’ll join a team that will drive your career forward.

Reporting directly to the National Operations Manager- Cylinder Division, this position will have the following responsibilities:

  • Day to day supervision of the distribution team, liaising with the customers to ensure efficient scheduling of the product in a safe and timely way.

  • Maintenance of full compliance with health and safety, company, customer policies and NZ transport law is required.

  • Arranging all tasks relating to distribution management including truck allocation and driver resource.

  • Maintain and implement Driver rosters and produce run delivery schedules on a daily basis

  • Track equipment service intervals

  • People management, investigate all driver performance issues, sign off weekly payroll,

  • Support annual performance appraisals

We are looking for applicants who have (preferably) worked in Operations Management roles within transport environments previously and are comfortable working with a diverse range of team members who are deadline driven.

This role would suit applicants with the following experience:

  • Experienced in safety focused environments given the businesses responsibility for the distribution of dangerous goods.

  • Experience in implementing digital operational platforms would be an advantage.

  • Having a minimum of five years sound operational management experience and previous truck and trailer licenses would be an advantage.  

  • Strong people management, communication, relationship building and organisational skills.

  • Sound knowledge of windows/office environments are also essential to this role.

Attributes of high integrity, honesty and commitment to continual improvement are necessary.
If this sounds like you and you wish to apply, then please forward your CV and covering letter to kim@alexandergroup.co.nz  no later than 18 January, 2019

Class 5 Drivers — Glenbrook

We have permanent full-time opportunities for professional, experienced drivers looking for secure work with a company that values its team.

This is a diverse and challenging role - as well as driving, you are also required to carry out the specialised loading and delivery of the bulk liquid gas to be transported.

Honesty, reliability and flexibility are paramount and you must be committed to high levels of vehicle care and personal presentation. You must be willing to undertake ongoing theory and practical training and to follow established procedures.

We run a 24/7 operation; the role will include shift work and you will also be required to work some weekends.

We offer a competitive package including performance based recognition payment and medical insurance plus:

  • Modern fleet

  • Great team

  • Full uniform and PPE is provided.

We require you to have:

  • A clean class 5 licence

  • At least 3 years’ experience driving semi-trailer combinations or truck & trailer

  • Be a reliable team player

  • A strong commitment to Health & Safety

  • Excellent work ethic and pride in your work

  • Tanker experience & DG endorsement would be an advantage but not essential.

We are a drug-free workplace - our pre-employment selection process includes drug and alcohol screening.

Applicants must have NZ residency.

To register complete the Applicant Screening form.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Kim Holder
HR and Training Manager
Alexander Group Holdings Ltd.

Kim@alexandergroup.co.nz

Class 2 Driver — Penrose, Auckland

We have a permanent full-time opportunity for a professional, experienced driver looking for secure work with a company that values its team.

Class 2 Driver Required (Penrose, Auckland)

 Are you a physically fit and energetic driver looking for secure work?

 Alexander Bulk Gases Ltd is a safety conscious company operating with professionalism at all times and we are seeking drivers who takes pride in their work and would work well within a team.

 The days of work are Monday to Friday and you will be based in Penrose driving a rigid vehicle delivering gas cylinders to multiple customers in the area.

 We offer a competitive package including:

  • Medical insurance

  • Great team

  • Modern fleet

  • Smoke and drug free work environment

     You will need:

  • Class 2 and clean licence

  • A “Safety First” attitude

  • Attention to detail

  • Able to follow established procedures

  • DG endorsement would be an advantage but not essential

 It is a physical role including manual handling of the cylinders at the delivery sites.  This role has variety and you must also be willing to undertake ongoing theory and practical training.

 Honesty, reliability and flexibility are paramount and you will be committed to high levels of vehicle care and personal presentation.

 Applicants must be NZ citizens or be permanent NZ residents.

 If this sounds like the job for you, register via the Applicant Screening form and send your CV to:

Kim Holder
HR and Training Manager
Alexander Group Holdings Ltd.

Kim@alexandergroup.co.nz

We look forward to hearing from you.