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Driver / Operator & Apprentice Machine Operator (Kerb & Channel)

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Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Dunedin
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.

We have currently have four full time, permanent vacancies available for ‘multi skilled’ plant operators who can operate Civil Construction Equipment, such as Trucks, Excavators, and Rollers.

As a successful Driver/Operator you will be involved in general operating of truck/machinery and labouring duties within our team.  The Driver/Operator is responsible for ensuring all plant equipment is present, serviced, maintained and operated in a professional, safe and efficient manner that complies with all relevant legislation, regulation and policy, and achieves agreed productivity and quality targets.

About you:

  • You should hold full clean drivers licence, minimum Class 2 but Class 4 (would be an advantage) with WTR endorsement preferable.
  • 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
  • Have a positive 'can do' attitude
  • Show commitment to safe work practices

In return we offer:

  • Stable working environment
  • Full Time hours guaranteed – minimum 40 hours per week with paid over time
  • Extensive training and development opportunities to help enhance your skills and advance your career
  • Uniform and safety gear provided

If you have read this far then there is a good chance that this is the role for you, so what's stopping you? 

Seize the opportunity to secure your future with Downer, and apply now! 

Visit and search job number 553150.

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

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