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Drainlayer

  • Alexandra, Otago, New Zealand
  • Cromwell, Otago, New Zealand
  • Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand
  • Wanaka, Otago, New Zealand

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  • Full Time - Permanent

About the Role

You will work within our Central Otago/Southland team to deliver a range of infrastructure drainage & reticulation works. You will have an interest in the following type of capital works; construction of water, wastewater and stormwater reticulation upgrades, backflow prevention and testing to meet contract specification. You will also have a strong focus on quality, health & safety and demonstrate attributes of being a team player who likes working as part of a high performing team.

About you

The successful candidate will have the following skills and attributes:

  • A current Drain laying or reticulation serviceperson qualification
  • Positive can do attitude and commitment to Zero Harm
  • Strong focus on quality of work and documentation
  • Minimum 2 years’ civil construction experience, preferably involved in water, wastewater and storm water 
  • Experience in the operation of plant – Class 2, WTR
  • Traffic Management qualifications preferred but not essential
  • Experience with PE and/or PVC pipe installation methods - PE Welding certificate a bonus
  • Self-motivated team player

 What Difference can Downer offer you

Working for a progressive and stable employer, Downer offers more than just the basics you'd expect from a large organisation. Our benefits are designed to develop the whole person, at home and at work - trust us when we say we’ve got you covered.

Here’s just a brief insight into some of the many things we can offer you: 

  • Free access for you and your immediate family to mental health & counselling services 
  • A Flexible Working Policy, allowing work to work for you 
  • Dedicated personal development plans that are reviewed quarterly, empowering you to take ownership of your career trajectory! 
  • Access to over 50 training programmes including Leadership Pathways! 
  • The latest and greatest tools of the trade our people require to successfully perform in their roles! 
  • Access to a comprehensive employee benefits package through our partners – all employees have access to a great range of corporate discounts and benefits across banking, insurance, retailers, technology, vehicles, automotive, healthcare, childcare, homeware, dental care, travel, accommodation, gym memberships and more!  

How to bring your Difference to Downer 

If you are interested in the work that we are doing to make New Zealand better and want to take your career to the future with us, then we want to hear from you. Hit the Apply Now button to fill out an application form and upload your CV.  

If you would like to learn more about us, the work that we are doing, and the difference we are making to the communities we work in then head to our website to find out more  https://people.downergroup.co.nz/ 

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. 

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