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.
Here in the coastal city of Gisborne our NOC team are looking for a Foreperson to join us as we carry out work in the region in our Network Outcomes Contract. This is an exciting opportunity for you if you are looking for a change in career and are looking to take the next step.
What we offer:
About the role:
You’ll be leading your crew doing maintenance works on roading, pavements and drainage. This role comes with a variety of projects, so no two days will be the same. Reporting to the Supervisor, you’ll be expected to be involved in planning, organising, directing and controlling activities and operations of crews to ensure that work is completed to the satisfaction of the contract specifications and all targets (productivity, quality and safety) are met.
The Foreperson will be expected to work ‘hands on’ at all times to provide training and development for any new staff.
Along with your civil experience as a Foreperson or Leading Hand there are a few essentials to what we are looking for, but don’t stress too much if you don’t tick them all off, we are prepared to train you:
If you have experience in leading a team then we want to hear from you!
How to apply:
If this sounds like the opportunity for you, head to www.downercareers.co.nz and enter reference number 597224 to apply.
The Downer NZ Recruitment office will be closed from Friday, 23 December 2022 and we will be back on deck on Monday, 9 January 2022. 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.
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.