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Civil Construction Foreperson - Maintenance

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Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Nelson
Categories: Management, Maintenance, Manufacturing, Operations/Production, Facilities Management, Construction, Civil Engineering

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.

Now is the time to join a stable, steady construction business, with a promising looking horizon!

Are you a budding leader who is looking to run your own civil construction crew?  Our Nelson/Tasman team is looking for a Foreperson to get involved in road maintenance and construction projects in and around the Tasman region. 

This is a great opportunity to secure a niche role within a truly diverse operation.  You will be rewarded with a competitive hourly rate, guaranteed minimum hours regardless of the weather, overtime rates and other penal rates, full protective clothing, all relevant industry training, PLUS the opportunity to progress in your career.  So take a step towards making this career a reality

About you:

We need you to have:

  • A commitment to working safely
  • Experience in the civil infrastructure industry (maintenance, surfacing, construction, drainage)
  • Experience in team leadership preferred, but not essential
  • The ability to management people
  • A flexible work approach, as no two days are the same
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Full class 1 drivers licence, with classes 2-5 & WTR an advantage

Don't delay! Seize the opportunity to secure your future with Downer, APPLY NOW! Visit and entering 557365 into the keyword search and click Apply Now button to put an application forward.

Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and medical.

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