About the role:
As a Chip Sealing Foreperson for one of the largest infrastructure business’ in New Zealand, you will be involved in exciting projects requiring you to oversee work, the operation of heavy machinery and preparation of sites. You’ll be actively involved in training and developing those around you and will have experience dealing with subcontractors and other departments on site
You don’t need experience within sealing (although that is a bonus!), ideally though you will have worked within civil or construction and have a hands-on background. You’ll have leadership experience, be a great communicator and believe in the benefits of mentoring staff.
You’ll also have:
What Difference can Downer offer you?
Working for a progressive and stable organisation, 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:
You will love being a part of the Downer lifestyle, come and see for yourself why, as we continue to build our future! Literally.
At Downer, our purpose is to create and sustain the modern environment. From our roads to our rail, ports, and airports, our Transport Services business unit is responsible for keeping New Zealand moving.
We are big picture people, operating under a model that pushes beyond the here and now. We design, build, and sustain the projects we work on, whilst also developing innovative solutions to the world’s leading issues around sustainability, where we are recognised as global leaders.
We remain at the forefront of our industry by employing the best people and having the courage to challenge the status quo. Our people are experts in their fields, influencing and shaping our future. This is an exciting opportunity for you to join us as we continue to engineer and construct a better tomorrow for generations to come.
How to bring your Difference to Downer:
If this role appeals to you and you tick most of the criteria above, then don't delay, we'd love to hear from you today! Apply via www.downercareers.co.nz and enter reference number 596751 or reach out to our recruitment team at Recruitment.Advice@downer.co.nz or call 0800877327 for more information.
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.
The Downer NZ Recruitment office will be closed from Friday, 23 December 2022 and we will be back on deck on Monday, 9 January 2023. If you submit an application during this period please note that we will review your details and update you upon our return. Wishing you a safe and festive holiday season.