• Posted: 15 Sep 2021
  • Location: New Plymouth
  • Work Type: Full Time
  • Classification: Construction & roading
Are you a professional when it comes to specialised concrete and form work? This is an excellent opportunity for you to join an industry leader with growth on the horizon. Cement your career with Downer!

We are currently seeking Concrete Workers/Finishers to help Downer deliver on existing and upcoming contracts. You will be primarily based in New Plymouth.

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.

About the role:
You will be a person who is able to carry out concrete footpath construction and repairs within the Self Delivery team on a day to day basis. You will also be responsible for:

Helping with safe site setup for your crew and the general public
Assisting with installation of framework and prep work for concrete pour
Pouring and finishing concrete placement including exposed Concrete finish
Working as part of a cohesive team to deliver to projects
Optimising the use of company resources and contributing to the successful completion of contracts
Ensuring efficient use of materials, supplies and equipment
Aside from your duties working as concrete finisher, you will also carry out duties assisting our crews with pipe laying, manhole, and water installation work.

About you:
You will be a team player with an organized and systematic approach to the working environment. You will also have the following experience:

A minimum class 2 full New Zealand drivers licence
Previous experience within concrete and form work
Proven track record of finishing concrete work to high standard
What's on offer?
This is an excellent opportunity to develop a career with Downer and become part of a leading company who have the strongest footprint in Infrastructure around New Zealand. We place huge value on developing our people and support ongoing training and development opportunities. We can also offer:

Guaranteed Full Time hours – minimum 40 per week
Rewarding pay with overtime rates and meal allowances available
The opportunity to join a high performing team that gets stuff done!
Tools of trade including your uniform and safety gear
Access to a range of company benefits and partnered discounts
How to apply
if you are an expert Concrete worker looking for your next career move, register your interest at using reference number 582457. Alternately, pop into your local depot to drop off your CV today!

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 & 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.

You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job.