Senior Foreperson

Location: Hastings Posted Date: May 22, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 569597 Careermine Job Id: 1842461
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Coming out of lockdown and looking for a change of career?

Our Hastings crew is growing as we have secured contracts in the Hawkes Bay. This could bring you the security that you are looking for! We are looking for motivated individuals to come join our crew and help us make a difference.

If you like variety, enjoy a challenge and want to feel valued in a great team environment, come and join us now. This will be a great opportunity for you if you are looking to step up and lead a crew, or if you just enjoy leading by example in operating a range of equipment.

What's in it for you?
  • Very competitive pay rate, including vehicle, plus overtime and other benefits
  • Excellent opportunities for training and career progression to those who work hard and demonstrate willingness to learn as we have both internal & external programmes available
  • A fun, welcoming team working in a positive atmosphere
  • Modern machinery, with more new gear on its way
  • Job security!

What does this role involve?

You will be leading the crew doing civil construction works, such as roading, and pavement construction. This 'hands on' role will require you to lead by example in providing leadership by planning, direction and controlling activities whilst working alongside the crew in the field with operating machinery and labouring duties.

You will be expected to ensure that work is completed to the satisfaction of our customers and that all targets are met.

What are we looking for?

Along with your positive attitude and your ability to lead a team there are a few essentials, but don't stress too much if you don't tick them all off, we are prepared to train you:
  • You will have proven experience in civil construction and roading
  • Ability to read plans and work to a program.
  • Knowledge of working with Pavement Construction plant
  • Class 2 and WTR endorsements are desirable
  • Team leadership skills with the ability to motivate a team.

If this sounds like you? Do not delay! Seize the opportunity to secure your future with Downer APPLY NOW!

Visit www.downercareers.co.nz and enter 569597 into the keyword search.