Downer remains at the forefront of our industry by employing the best people and having the courage to challenge the status quo. Here’s your chance to join the Auckland, Transport Services team where we take pride in upgrading roads, pathways and connections across the super city. As a Driver Operator for one of the largest infrastructure business’ in New Zealand, you will be involved in exciting projects requiring you to pick up civil work, the operation of heavy machinery and preparation of sites.
About the job
Based out of Penrose, you will assist with a diverse range of construction projects across the region. You will operate machinery including excavators, rollers, loaders & trucks. You will adopt a key focus on ‘Zero Harm’, and will ensure all duties are completed in a safe and timely manner. You are also responsible for ensuring that all plant is presented, serviced, maintained and operated professionally.
This is a permanent, full time position, primarily working Monday – Friday however flexibility to undertake night, weekend and working away from home duties from time to time is required.
With some experience operating civil machinery under your belt, you will be confident operating within a team and independently as required. You will be comfortable using machinery and hand tools to get the job done. You’ll also:
Perks of joining Downer
A role with Downer can advance your career and expand your skills. We offer you the opportunity to join our diverse and inclusive culture, and be part of a great team working in a collaborative environment. We can also offer:
How to apply?
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 596230 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.
Please note we have an in-house recruitment team that manages 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.