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Construction Supervisor - Streetlighting

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Downer Streetlighting is a leading provider of end to end services, providing and delivering physical works for streetlight maintenance, renewal activities, construction and project associated services.   In Auckland we manage all matters relating to the maintenance and renewal activities within the streetlight network from Auckland Central CBD through to the south end of Auckland which covers more than half of the streetlighting assets of Auckland.

We have a newly created Construction Supervisor role in Auckland to help deliver our contract requirements!  In this role, you will need to successfully plan, schedule, manage and coordinate field employees, subcontractors, plant and equipment in the delivery of the streetlighting contract.  You may be required to assist with field work as required.

Additionally, you will ensure key customer and key stakeholder relationships are enhanced and good working relationships with the customer are maintained and developed, actively fostering a “leading through collaboration” and “best for network” approach.

About you:

  • Electrical registration as a Linesman or Electrician with Streetlighting experience
  • Construction and maintenance experience in both underground and overhead distribution
  • A natural people person with a strong personality with a flair for dealing with a wide array of people
  • Full NZ drivers licence and must be able to drive manual vehicles including trucks
  • Physical stamina to carry out arduous manual work, often in trying conditions
  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Good computer literacy
  • Strong Health & Safety knowledge

What’s on offer?

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a progressive organisation who believes people are their number one asset.  On offer is a stable working environment, competitive remuneration package including a company vehicle and excellent prospects for career growth within a large international organisation. 

If you are ready for your next challenge and want to join a team of industry experts, we want to hear from you!  To apply please go to and search for job number 562402.

The successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test & medical. 

Due to the fast-paced nature of Downer, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change, so don't delay and make sure you apply as soon as possible.

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