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Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Christchurch
Categories: 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.

at the lights!

LISTEN for horns and sirens!

LOOK for people working around you!

Downer New Zealand is a leading provider of integrated services. Our commitment to building long term relationships and supporting our customers with high calibre services and solutions; the talents of our people; and consistent excellence in operational delivery sets us apart. 

Are you good with directions, signs and enjoy being outdoors for a job? Then wait no more, as we have opportunities within our Traffic Management crew in Christchurch. We are looking for motivated individuals to come join us and make a difference and be a part of our front-line projects.

If you believe in safety first, keen to work, are able to manage the crew and show initiatives, then this could be the position for you.

So what do we offer?

  • Stable employment with an industry leader and a rewarding hourly rate
  • Full time hours guaranteed – minimum 40 hours per week and other benefits
  • A real focus on a safe working environment including your uniform and safety gear provided
  • Extensive training and development opportunities to help enhance your skills and advance your career – this is just the start!

About you:

Along with your outgoing attitude and commitment to safe workplace practises 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:

  • A Class 1 full New Zealand license is all you need. The rest – just apply with an up to date resume outlining your skills and experience
  • Show us you are willing and able to fit in with our enthusiastic and competent team – In return we will provide you with the needed skills, training and certifications!
  • Hold strong planning and problem solving skills with the ability to deal with unexpected events
  • If you can commit to work Monday – Friday with the flexibility to work weekends and on call then we really want to hear from you!

Ultimately, we are looking for individuals who are willing to learn, develop a career with Downer NZ and become part of a leading company who has the strongest footprint in various Infrastructure projects around New Zealand.

How to apply:

If this sounds like you? Do not delay! Seize the opportunity to secure your future with Downer APPLY NOW!

Visit and enter 573288 into the keyword search.

Downer NZ is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture. Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a Pre-Employment drug test and 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. 

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.

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Applications close: New Zealand Daylight Time

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