Location: Waiheke Island Posted Date: December 3, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 565363 Careermine Job Id: 1821634
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Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Waiheke Island
Categories: Health Safety & Environment, Construction

Downer has been designing, building and sustaining New Zealand's infrastructure for over a century and is a leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand.

With over 12,000 employees in New Zealand, we work alongside some of New Zealand's biggest businesses, councils and government agencies.

Downer is looking for an experienced Foreman in our Waiheke Island team. The crew is all set, and we just need you to drive them! This could also be an opportunity for a current team member to step up into a leadership role.

What we offer:
  • Stable working environment
  • Guaranteed minimum of 40 hours per week, plus overtime and other benefits
  • A real focus on a safe work environment
  • A fun, welcoming team working in a positive atmosphere
  • Excellent career growth opportunities

Your days will be busy leading the crew doing reseals and first coats. This 'hands on' role will require you to provide leadership by planning, providing direction and controlling activities whilst working alongside the team in the field.

About you:
  • Previous experience in a Civil Construction / Foreperson role
  • Team leadership skills and the ability to motivate and lead a team
  • Knowledge of and experienced in civil construction specifications and procedures
  • Knowledge of working with Pavement Construction plant
  • High standard of workmanship
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A flexible work approach, as no two days are the same
  • Strong safety and quality focus

If you are keen, motivated and experienced, or have a genuine interest in a career in roading/civil infrastructure then we want to hear from you.

Apply now by going to reference 565363.

All successful applicants will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test & medical.

Advertised: 02 Dec 2019 New Zealand Daylight Time
Applications close: 01 Jan 2020 New Zealand Daylight Time