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Paving labourer - Hamilton

  • Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
  • Full Time - Permanent

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.

We are proud to be supporting the Auckland region with Surfacing and Paving work on a range of projects maintaining and extending roads, bridges and pathways across the network.  We require a reliable and motivated crew to help us lead the delivery of these assignments from our Penrose depot.

As part of a cohesive team, you’ll be involved in the laying of a range of bituminous materials on roads across the Auckland network.

Labourers –
Hands-on support to the crew - Shovelling, digging, lifting, periods of walking, standing and bending. Training on offer!

Working with a team, you will be:

  • Laying and compaction of bituminous materials;       
  • Following asphalt mix designs;
  • Contributing to a culture that supports zero harm management, and encouraging and rewarding excellence;
  • The ability to deal with unexpected events and seek guidance in complex situations;
  • Being a solid, reliable team member who’s open to growth opportunities!


Ideally you will have exposure to the wonderful world of Civil Construction and Maintenance with at least one year of relevant experience.

Benefits of joining our team:

Bring your difference and your skillset to Downer and we’ll recognise and reward you accordingly! We are focused on creating a vibrant community of belonging that pursues diversity, builds inclusion, and creates more equitable opportunities for everyone. We can offer:

  • Competitive pay, including penal rates, meal allowances + more;
  • An employee recognition programme which celebrates and recognises our people for the value they bring;
  • A committed leadership team who will listen and help you get to where you want to be career-wise;
  • A dedicated personal development plan and over 50 Training Programs including Leadership Pathways;  
  • A comprehensive employee benefits package through our partners - you will receive 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 apply:
If you are looking for more than just a job – but a real career opportunity. Don't delay, register your interest by applying on-line today! Apply online at www.downercareers.co.nz search for reference 596943. Alternately, drop in to your local Downer depot and drop off your resume or email Recruitment.Advice@downer.co.nz for more info.  

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.

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