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  • Screeding Machine Operator

    With a great local reputation, friendly work culture and competitive market rates, our client is a company who can not only offer employment but a solid working future.

    With the recent expansion of their concrete division, our client is looking for an experienced Screed Operator with the following attributes:

    • Experience working on a Boumag or ABG Volvo Screeding Machine
    • A general knowledge of concrete placing
    • Ability to work within a team
    • A full licence (class 2 preferred)

    In return for you experience you will be offered the following:

    • Competitive rates up to $30 per hour
    • Solid career in a growing company
    • Friendly and hard working work environment

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • Up to $30 / hr
  • Experienced Traffic Controller

    Are you a qualified Traffic Controlling Guru? We need you to start immediately on an ongoing project in Christchurch.

    Our client, one of the largest and most successful privately owned civil construction companies in New Zealand are seeking an experienced Traffic Controller to liaise with internal staff on set up requirements and ensure correct implementation of traffic management plans. Experience in the Civil industry is a bonus but not essential.

    Minimum requirements to apply for this role:

    • Traffic Controller Qualification a MUST
    • Full clean drivers licence, class 2 an advantage
    • The ability to lead a team as well as work unsupervised
    • Flexibility with hours of work, early morning starts and late finishes will sometimes be required

    In reward for your experience and ability you will be offered some of the best rates available in New Zealand.

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • $17 - 20 / hr
  • Experienced STMS Level 2 & 3

    Are you a traffic management guru? We need you to start immediately on an ongoing project in Christchurch.

    Our client, one of the largest and most successful privately owned civil construction companies in New Zealand are seeking an experienced STMS practicing Level 2/3 to liaise with internal staff on set up requirements and ensure correct implementation of traffic management plans. Experience in the Civil industry is a bonus but not essential.

    Minimum requirements to apply for this role:

    • Practicing level 2/3 STMS qualification
    • Full clean drivers licence, class 2 an advantage
    • The ability to lead a team as well as work unsupervised
    • Flexibility with hours of work, early morning starts and late finishes will sometimes be required

    In reward for your experience and ability you will be offered some of the best rates available in New Zealand along with full assistance with your relocation to Canterbury, including accommodation (if required).

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • $25 - $27 / hr
  • Traffic Control Co-ordinator

    Take advantage of this opportunity for an experienced Traffic Control Co-ordinator in one of Christchurch’s leading Civil Construction Companies.

    A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Traffic Controller in one of Christchurch’s leading civil construction companies. With an array of exciting projects in their midst, this is your chance to progress your career with a proven top tier contractor.

    The Role:

    • Design and implementation of Temporary Traffic Management Plans (TMP’s) according to CoPTTM standards.
    • Liaising with clients to ensure preparation is on time and TMP’s meet the required standards of the programme (including the safety of all persons entering the work zone)
    • Ensure timesheets and leave forms are completed for all staff in your team
    • Assist Traffic Manager in compiling reports by providing necessary data
    • Ensure all TMP’s are designed effectively and implement design changes where needed (as advised by Traffic Foreman)
    • Liaise with Christchurch Transport Operation Centre regarding traffic management plans and develop contingency plans for emergencies

    Technical Requirements:

    • STMS Level 2/3 Practicing (Preferable)
    • Prior experience designing TMP’s to CoPTTM standards
    • Computer literate (including experience using Invarion – Rapid Plan software)
    • Ability to work autonomously – with minimal supervision
    • Exceptional problem solving skills
    • Work extremely well under pressure
    • Exceptional organisational skills
    • Good written and verbal communication skills essential

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • $18 - $20 / hr
  • Sprayer Operator

    Seal your position in Christchurch with this opportunity for an experienced Sprayer Operator to start immediately in one of the city’s leading civil construction companies. 

    An opportunity has come up for an experienced Sprayer Operator to join the Sealing Division at one of Christchurch’s leading civil construction companies. The candidate will have a focus on quality and safety and have great customer service skills.

    The successful candidate will be rewarded with:

    • Competitive pay rates
    • Career progression opportunities
    • On-going training and support
    • A position within a unique company with strong values and a great culture

    Minimum technical requirements to apply for this role:

    • Extensive experience operating machinery in the civil field
    • Familiar with SRE and Penny Sprayers
    • Minimum Class 4 NZ Drivers’ License with WRD endorsements
    • Flexibility with work hours (including working away)

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • $20 - $25 / hr
  • Qualified Residential Carpenter

    Enthusiastic Carpenter needed ASAP to help get Christchurch back on its feet.

    We have a range of clients who are in high demand for a residential carpenter looking to take the next step forward in their career.

    The right candidate will have a can-do attitude and be flexible to work on a range of projects and tasks at any one time including renovation, insurance repair work, maintenance and new build.

    If you want to be part of a company that prides themselves on exceptional end results and staff retention, get your application in today.

    What the job offers:

    • Rewarding rates reflecting industry experience
    • Opportunity to up skill for career progression i.e. LBP to be paid for right candidate
    • Job security for the future
    • Social events and team building

    Technical Requirements:

    • Full Qualification in Carpentry
    • Own tools and Transport
    • NZ residency or valid work visa
    • Ability to read and follow plans accurately
    • Efficient Time Management skills

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • Up to $30 / hr
  • Paving / Surfacing Operator

    Do you want to be a part of one of Christchurch’s premier civil contractors?

    With a great local reputation, friendly work culture and competitive market rates, our client is a company who can not only offer employment but a solid working future.

    Being an experienced Paving & Surfacing Operator, you will possess the following skills:

    • A proven background in operating heavy machinery in Asphalting/Surfacing
    • Minimum of Class 2 Licence
    • Ability to operate in a hands on role when required
    • Sound knowledge of all surfacing processes

    In return for your expertise you will be offered a rare opportunity to join an established and successful surfacing/paving team, offering a great hourly rate amongst other company benefits.

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • $20 - $25 / hr
  • Excavator / Digger Operator

    Dug yourself into a few holes? Excavator / digger operator required for immediate start in Christchurch. Relocation assistance on offer.

    Motivated digger operator and excavator with extensive experience required for a rewarding job opportunity to utilize their specialized skills within a market leading civil industry company. Job entails the candidate to assist in the rebuild of Christchurch through the operation of a range of machinery in both a small and medium-large team.

    As reward for your experience and ability you will be offered some of the best rates available in New Zealand along with full assistance with your relocation to Canterbury, including your own accommodation.

    What the job offers:

    • A valued position within a strong team environment
    • Competitive pay rates with accommodation assistance
    • Opportunity to further career and progress into more challenging and rewarding roles
    • Social events and team building

    Technical Requirements:

    • Extensive experience operating machinery in the civil field
    • Familiar with roading, drainage, earthworks or sub-division work
    • WTR endorsements
    • Class 2-5 licences an advantage

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • $20 - $25 / hr
  • Grader Operator / Roading Pavement Foreman

    Opportunity for an experienced Grader Operator/ Roading Pavement Foreman to Join the Christchurch rebuild and earn the higher rates you deserve.

     

    We are currently looking for Roading Foremen to assist in the rebuild of Christchurch city, working with a market leader in the civil industry. Coming from an extensive background in this trade you will possess trained skills in operating machinery and the ability to work in both a small and medium-large team.

    Your daily tasks will involve:

    • Overseeing general roading construction contracts
    • General day to day management of operations team to stick to daily production targets
    • Communicating plans and tasks clearly to all staff
    • Preparing written reports for management as required

    Skills/Endorsements that are required for this position are:

    • Proven ability and experience supervising an operations team in roading construction
    • Minimum of a Class 2 license (Class 4-5 an advantage)
    • WTR endorsements
    • Extensive machine experience on a range of machines (Grader, excavator, dozer etc…)
    • Working in confined spaces certificate an advantage
    • Ability to pass a drug and alcohol test prior to employment

    In reward for your experience and ability you will be offered some of the best rates available in New Zealand along with full assistance with your relocation to Canterbury, including your own accommodation (if required).

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • $30 - $35 / hr
  • HIAB Operator

    Are you an experienced HIAB operator looking to join a great company for an immediate start? Look no further..

     

    An opportunity has come up for an experienced HIAB operator to join one of Christchurch’s leading frame, truss and steel manufacturing companies.

    The Role:

    • Deliver to residential and commercial construction sites around the city
    • Load and unload materials (heavy lifting will be required)
    • Deliver high levels of customer service
    • Effectively communicate with internal and external businesses
    • Build and maintain strong relationships with customers and suppliers

    Technical Requirements:

    • Full clean NZ Class 1-4 Drivers Licence(F endorsement advantageous)
    • Prior experience as a HIAB Operator
    • Relevant HIAB qualification (Unit Standard 16617)
    • Be eligible to live and work in New Zealand 

    In return for your skills and experience, you will be rewarded with exceptional rates and the opportunity to work within a growing company in a great work environment.

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • $28 - $30 / hr
  • Excavator & Machine Operator

    Turbo Staff specialises in assisting high calibre construction staff to Christchurch by facilitating permanent job solutions with accommodation.

    We are currently looking for specialised Excavator and Machine Operators to assist in the rebuild of Christchurch city, working with a market leader in the civil industry. Coming from an extensive background in this trade you will possess trained skills in operating a range of machinery and the ability to work in both a small and medium-large team.

    Your daily tasks will involve:

    • Predominantly operating on small to mid-sized excavators
    • The ability to operate additional machinery preferred (rollers, trucks etc…)
    • Assisting your team with work in and out of the machine when required

    Skills/Endorsements that are required for this position are:

    • Extensive experience operating machinery in the civil field
    • Familiar with general road construction practices
    • WTR endorsements
    • Class 2-5 an advantage
    • Ability to pass a drug and alcohol test prior to employment

    In reward for your experience and ability you will be offered some of the best rates available in New Zealand along with full assistance with your relocation to Canterbury, including your own accommodation.

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • Up to $30 / hr
  • Qualified Drain Layer / Foreman

    Move to Christchurch and work with a premiere Civil contractor to be a part of their skilled drainage team. Great rates and company culture for experienced Drain Layers.

     

    Our client is looking for experienced Drain layers and Foremen to assist in the rebuild of Christchurch city working with a market leader in the civil industry. Coming from an extensive background in this trade you will possess trained skills in operating machinery and the ability to work in both a small and medium-large teams.

    Your daily tasks will involve:

    • Domestic and civil drainage
    • Pipe laying
    • Meeting daily progression targets

    Skills/Endorsements that are required for this position are:

    • Drain layers Certificate (preferred) or extensive experience in the field
    • Minimum of a Class 2 license preferred
    • WTR endorsements
    • Working in confined spaces certificate an advantage
    • Ability to pass a drug and alcohol test prior to employment

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • $30 - $35 / hr
  • Drain Layer / Drainage Operator

    Our client, a Drainage & Civil contractor requires qualified and experienced Drain layers / Drainage Foreman for immediate start.

    With the recent success of a large ongoing contract around the Christchurch area, we are currently looking for qualified and experienced Drain Layers / Drainage Operators to assist in the rebuild of Christchurch city.

    Coming from an extensive background in this trade you will possess trained skills in drain laying and/or operating machinery and the ability to work in a small to medium crew, with the desire to be responsible for you own projects and team.

    Your daily tasks will involve:

    • General drain laying and pipe laying
    • Water reticulation work
    • Assisting your team with any minor earthmoving work
    • Carrying out additional tasks with the mind-set of completing tasks as a team

    Skills/Endorsements that are required for this position are:

    • Drain layers Certificate (preferred) or extensive experience in the drainage field
    • Minimum of a Class 2 license (Class 4-5 an advantage)
    • WTR endorsements
    • Working in confined spaces certificate an advantage
    • Ability to pass a drug and alcohol test prior to employment

    In reward for your experience and ability you will be offered some of the most competitive market rates along with assistance with locating your own accommodation.

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • $25 - $35 / hr
  • Concrete Placer

    We are currently looking for expert concrete placers to work with one of the best in the business and build a solid career in the Christchurch rebuild.

    • Great rates plus accommodation solutions
    • Work with a well-known company
    • Excellent career opportunities

    We required experienced Concrete Specialists who have a good track history of the below types of work:

    • Drive and Pathways
    • Patios
    • Carparks
    • Commercial & Residential work

    We require our staff to have the following:

    • Clean drivers licence, preferably class 2 or higher
    • Clean preparation work (Boxing, setting levels, shutter work etc…)
    • Self motivation
    • Being a good communicator and team member

    In return you will be offered great rates and the opportunity to move into supervisory positions (including vehicle). We can also assist in your accommodation if you are a traveller.

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • $18 - $25 / hr
  • Civil Carpenter

    Our client, who is a major contractor in the Christchurch rebuild, has permanent positions available starting immediately for hard working Civil Carpenters.

    Having already been involved in various civil projects around the city, you will understand what it takes to be successful in this type of role and be ready to work for a major client who rewards their staff accordingly and will offer ongoing career advancements for their high calibre employees.

    To be eligible for this role you will obtain the following:

    • At least 3 years’ experience in heavy civil and structural areas including bridge building, retaining walls, piling, structure or commercial building utilising concrete, precast and structural steel.
    • Right attitude and a hard working nature
    • Health and safety conscious

    In return for you hard work you will receive up to $35 per hour and the opportunity to progress your career.

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • $30 - $35 / hr
  • Asphalt Layer / Operator

    An opportunity to join one of the premier civil contractors of the Christchurch Rebuild. With a great local reputation, friendly work culture and competitive market rates, our client can not only offer employment but a solid working future.

    With the recent expansion of their asphalt division, they are looking for experienced Asphalt Staff with the following attributes:

    • Experience working on a Boumag or ABG Volvo Screeding Machine
    • A general knowledge of concrete placing
    • Ability to work within a team
    • A full licence (class 2 preferred)

    In return for you experience you will be offered the following:

    • Competitive rates up to $30 per hour
    • Solid career in a growing company
    • Friendly and hardworking environment
    • Relocation & Accommodation included

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • $25 - $30 / hr