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Driver / Operators - Sealing

Apply Now angle-right Job no: 565100
Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Dunedin, Invercargill
Categories: 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.

Exciting times are happening and due to demand within our South Island Sealing Teams primarily in Dunedin & Invercargill, we have a number of roles to fill, from a Chip Runner/Trainee role to a Sealing Supervisor, which all play an essential part within the Chip Sealing team.

We are on the lookout for skilled drivers/operators to operate various machinery - from Tractor Brooms, Chip Spreaders, Emulsion Sprayers and Chip Trucks that require the following skills and qualifications: -

About you:

  • Surfacing/Sealing Drivers of all levels welcome
  • Previous experience in Chip Sealing activities advantageous
  • Motivated and keen to contribute to the team goals
  • Class 2 driver license a minimum
  • Wheels, Tracks, Rollers (WTR) endorsement advantageous
  • Knowledge of TTM with attention to detail
  • Road ranger and some trailer experience with chip sealing experience advantageous
  • Great communication and relationship building skills
  • The ability to operate in a busy and changing environment, showing sound judgement and professional approach
  • Ability to work unsupervised demonstrating independence and proven time management skills
  • Have the flexibility to work long hours and away from home when required
  • A keen and willingness to learn is a MUST!

What we offer:

  • 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 (PPE) being provided
  • Extensive training and development opportunities to help enhance your skills and advance your career
  • A friendly, welcoming team working in a positive atmosphere

Don't delay! Seize the opportunity to secure your future with a Marker Leader- Downer NZ, APPLY NOW! Visit and entering 565100 into the keyword search.

Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug and alcohol test plus a Ministry of Justice check. 

Please note we have an in-house recruitment team that manage all our vacancies. No candidates presented through an agency will be considered for any of our roles advertised, unless previously arranged. We would strongly encourage all candidates interested in these roles, to apply directly online through the portal provided otherwise


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