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NCC- Construction Foreman

Apply Now angle-right Job no: 584913
Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Napier
Categories: Leadership, Trades, Maintenance, Project Management, 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 10,000 employees in New Zealand, we work alongside some of New Zealand’s biggest businesses, councils and government agencies.

Do you have good leadership skills and experience in the construction sector, along with the ability to lead a team?  If so, we want to hear from you!

The Napier City Council Maintenance Contract are looking for an experienced Foreman to assist them with their growing workload. 

Working on projects across the Napier area, you will ensure the effective running of the project by providing technical assistance on all engineering requirements. You will also have the opportunity to enhance your skills and take ownership of a number of smaller projects all based locally in the Napier area.


We would like to hear from candidates with the following attributes, skills and experience:


  • 10+ years’ experience within civils and earthworks environments
  • Supervision of multi Discipline Civil Projects with excellence in delivery
  • Survey knowledge and general set out protocols
  • Demonstrated ability to read and comprehend construction drawings, long sections, site plans
  • Experience supervising and mentoring on-site staff
  • Clean and current drivers licence
  • Good work ethic
  • Experience in the operation of plant – Class 2, WTR
  • A commitment to Health and Safety


Downer is offering an outstanding opportunity with diverse and challenging work, along with competitive remuneration, high quality plant to operate, and second to none support and training options for the right candidate.

This role demands flexibility, the ability to self-manage, and the willingness to be a team player. Apply today by contacting heading to using job reference number 584913.

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

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 your application will not be considered.

Advertised: New Zealand Daylight Time
Applications close: New Zealand Daylight Time

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