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Apply Now angle-right Job no: 568663
Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Paeroa
Categories: Maintenance, 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 is looking for a reliable Carpentry Foreperson in Paeroa. The crew is all set, and we just need you to drive them! This could also be an opportunity for a current team member to step up into a leadership role or for an experienced Foreperson looking for an exciting new opportunity.

What we offer:

  • Stable working environment
  • Guaranteed minimum of 40 hours per week, plus overtime and other benefits
  • A real focus on a safe work environment
  • A fun, welcoming team working in a positive atmosphere
  • Excellent career growth opportunities

About the role:

Your days will be busy leading the crews on site.  This ‘hands on’ role will require you to provide leadership by planning, providing direction and controlling activities whilst working alongside the team in the field.

About you:

Along with your positive attitude and your high standard of workmanship there are a few essentials, but don’t stress too much if you don’t tick them all off, we are prepared to train you:

  • You will hold a class 1 – 4 Full New Zealand drivers licence, with WTR endorsements, a class 5 licence is beneficial
  • Previous experience in a Civil Construction / Foreperson role and / or a proven track record of having the ability to motivate and lead a team
  • Knowledge of and experienced in civil construction specifications and procedures
  • Knowledge of working with Pavement Construction plant
  • Strong safety and quality focus

If you are keen, motivated and experienced, or have a genuine interest in a career in roading/civil infrastructure then we want to hear from you.

Apply now by going to reference 568663.

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Applications close: New Zealand Standard Time

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