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Operators / Labourers

Apply Now angle-right Job no: 551150
Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Tauranga
Categories: Trades, Maintenance, Manufacturing, Operations/Production, Facilities Management, 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, Transport Services is the Roading section of the business and has a long history in the delivery of both simple and complex road projects across Australia, New Zealand and Pacific nations.  Our services include complete design and construction of road earthworks, pavement construction, bridges and tunnels, and associated civil structures.

Our depot in Tauranga is busy with the Safe Road project and is now looking to employ x 6 experienced Operators / Labourers to join our crew operating across the Bay of Plenty district.  As a successful Operator / Labourer you will be involved in general operating of truck/machinery and labouring duties within our team. 

So what do we offer?

  • Stable working environment
  • Full time hours guaranteed – minimum 40 hours per week with paid overtime and other benefits
  • A real focus on a safe working environment including personal protective equipment’s being provided
  • Extensive training and development opportunities to help enhance your skills and advance your career
  • A fun, welcoming team working in a positive atmosphere
  • Opportunity to grow and enhance your career!

About you:

  • You should hold a Class 1 (minimum requirement, class 2 - 5 advantageous) licence with W, T, R endorsement
  • Experience in operating a variety of civil machinery is advantageous
  • Proven work history with experience in civil infrastructure, including maintenance & construction
  • Work well in a team environment, but can work well alone when required
  • Be reliable and hard working
  • Show commitment to safe work practises
  • Ultimately we are looking for someone who has a great attitude, has pride in their work and wants to be part of an effective team 

Downer is always looking for talented individuals to join our leading team - are you one of them?  If so, secure your future and apply now! 

Visit and search job number 551150 or drop in and fill out an application (don’t forget to bring your CV along) at our Downer Depot in Tauranga - 58 Taurikura Dr, Tauriko, Tauranga.

As a WorkSAFE environment all successful applicants will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test & medical. 

Advertised: New Zealand Daylight Time
Applications close: New Zealand Daylight Time

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