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  • Elevator Technician

    We are looking for an experienced Elevator Technician to join our team for long-term projects in Christchurch with a well-respected elevator company. To be considered we require you to have 3+ years’ relevant experience. To have the best opportunity for this position the candidate must be able to:

    • Install or repair elevator doors, cables, motors, and control systems
    • Demonstrate the ability to successfully locate malfunctions
    • The ability to connect electrical wiring to control panels and electric motors
    • Use test equipment, such as ammeters and voltmeters, to diagnose problems
    • Adjust counterweights, door mechanisms and safety controls
    • Health and safety a priority

    The ideal candidate will also have knowledge in escalator and or moving walks as well as possess the necessary ticket’s/qualification to install and connect call panels. If you can fill the above requirements you will be offered top market rates and permanent employment. Opportunities for furthering your qualifications are also available through our client.

    If you think you are the perfect candidate for this role, please use the form below or call us on 03 377 7197

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    • Up to $30 / hr
  • Data Cabling Technician

    Our client, a leading Electrical and Telecommunications company, pride themselves on supplying and installing the latest in connectivity technologies around the Christchurch region. Due to ongoing growth, they are looking for an expert Data Cabling Technician to join their company.

    Coming from a technical hands on background, you will have experience working on both large and small scale projects, and have a sharp eye for detail leaving nothing left half done. Being very technically minded, you will be well versed installing data cabling, cable pulling, termination & testing of data systems, and always looking of efficient ways to carry out your work.

    To be considered for this role you will need to have:

    • Relevant qualification
    • Minimum of two years’ relevant experience
    • Sound technical knowledge and ability
    • Great problem-solving skills
    • A great work attitude and be a team player
    • Excellent health and safety practices

    Both qualified and experienced Data Technician’s are encouraged to apply, with qualifications from this trade being well respected. Your flexibility to work occasionally out of town, as well as being open to working nights, will see you well remunerated (also require current Site Safe and Elevated Work Platform).

    This role is a temporary position with the opportunity to become permanent for the right candidate.

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

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    • $25 - $30 / hr
  • HVAC Service Technician

    My client is a well-known international HVAC company who focus on empowering their staff and creating a work environment where people are developing daily. They are looking for someone who fits this culture and has a background in HVAC and Refrigeration installation and service. What this means for you is – extremely competitive salary package, extended work hours and over time rates, tool allowance, relocation assistance and the opportunity to take your career to the next level while working in a company that believes in developing their own.

    In this role, you will be required to:

    • Service and maintain HVAC equipment autonomously
    • Demonstrate a high level of communication when liaising closely with customers and colleagues
    • Trouble shoot and diagnose problems
    • Perform breakdown repairs
    • Complete HVAC installation
    • Develop new and maintain existing relationships
    • Participate in minor work projects as required

    You will have:

    • NZQA Level 4 HVAC or Refrigeration & Air Conditioning is preferred but not essential
    • At least 2 years’ experience in the HVAC industry
    • Refrigerant Handlers Licence
    • Driver’s licence
    • Two contactable references
    • An excellent level of English communication skills

    If you feel you meet the requirements above, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • Up to $35 / ph
  • 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
  • Plumber

    An opportunity has arisen for a New Zealand Registered Plumber to get involved in the rebuild with a local company that is leading the Christchurch market.

    To be considered for this role you must:

    • Have a current NZ Registration
    • Have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in commercial and residential
    • Be proactive and able to work autonomously
    • Be flexible with work hours
    • Have great communication skills
    • Full clean NZ Drivers’ licence

    In return for your hard work and commitment, you will be offered:

    • Competitive industry rates
    • Company vehicle
    • Permanent full-time employment
    • Career progression opportunities
    • A variety of work
    • A great work environment
    • PPE provided

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

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    • $18 - $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
  • Sheet Metal Workers / Duct Installers

    Experienced sheet metal workers and/or Duct installers wanted for one of NZ’s leading HVAC companies!

    Our client one of the leading HVAC companies is currently looking for a number of experienced sheet metal workers and/or duct installers. They are able to offer a very competitive pay rate and as many hours as you would like to work.

    Desired Experience:

    • Experience fabricating sheet metal HVAC components
    • Extensive experience in commercial duct installation
    • Ability to read and interpret blueprints or detailed plans
    • Experience operating fabricating machines, such as rollers, bending machines, guillotines and presses to cut, bend and form pieces of sheet metal,
    • Experience using hand tools to shape up metal material over anvil or other form Trim, grind, and smooth surfaces, using hand tools and power tools,
    • Weld, bolt, rivet, clip or bond parts to assemble products
    • Site installation experience in commercial sheet metal ductwork and ventilation systems
    • The ability to work well in both team and unsupervised environments

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

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    • $20 - $25 / hr
  • NZ Registered Plumber

    Are you an NZ Registered Plumber looking for that next career move and salary increase? Then we have the job for you.

    Our client – An industry leader in Plumbing are now looking for NZ Registered Plumbers at varying levels to join their busy Christchurch team and be a part of what will be another exciting year on some major Christchurch rebuild projects.

    The Ideal Candidate will have:

    • A wide range of plumbing experience ranging from pipe work to final fit offs
    • NZ Certified with the Plumbers, Gasfitters and Drain layers Board
    • Experience leading a small team of tradesmen ( for more senior role)
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Sound understanding of NZ occupational health and safety principles
    • NZ Plumbing Licence & NZ registration is essential
    • Be physically fit
    • Hard working and a positive attitude

    Salary and Package:

    • Very competitive Salary
    • Company vehicle
    • Great career advancement
    • New PPE gear
    • Leadership opportunities
    • Exposure to large high profile projects
    • Ongoing work with as many hours as you can handle

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

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    • $25 - $45 / hr
  • Mechanical Pipe Fitter

    Mechanical Pipe Fitter roles available in Christchurch and Auckland for experienced candidates in an internationally recognised company!

     

    Due to our client having an increased work load we are looking for experienced Mechanical Pipe Fitters to join our team for long term projects in the Christchurch rebuild (Roles also available in Auckland).

    You will be required in the installation of pipes for various mechanical requirements such as water (hot/cold), drainage, sewerage, heating, cooling, ventilation systems, gas and fire protection.

    Skills and experience that you will require are:

    • Sound knowledge of all mechanical pipe-fitting aspects.
    • Ability to work with different types of piping and the different processes to fit these pipes.
    • Installation experience of water (hot/cold), drainage, sewerage, heating, cooling, ventilation systems, gas and fire protection piping.
    • Knowledge of reading and designing pipework plans for all water/sanitary/waste fixtures.
    • Ability to install piping for both overhead and underground.
    • Experience in installation of all type of fixtures (Gas, sanitary, regulating devices) preferred.
    • Fabricating experience preferred.

    We are require a minimum of 3 years’ experience in the trade and the desire to progress your skills further.

    Applicants must have at least 2 verbal references from your 2 most recent employers, and all CV’s must include a detailed work history including your duties and responsibilities in each role.

    In return for your skills and experience, you will be offered a handsome salary package including a vehicle, phone and laptop, and ample opportunity to progress your career within this award winning company.

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

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    • $30 - $40 / 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
  • Fitter / Welder

    Fitter Welder will be required to carry out structural welding on various steel structures as well as interpreting welding designs and plans.

    Skill Requirements:

    • Sound knowledge of all fitting/welding
    • Ability to fit and weld on to various steel structures
    • Knowledge of reading and understanding welding drawings
    • Working knowledge of different metal types

    Years of experience Required in the position:

    • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a Fitter/Welder

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

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    • $18 - $20 / hr
  • Fire Protection Fitter Supervisor

    An outstanding opportunity for an experienced Sprinkler Fitter Foreman to take their next career step.

    A respected Fire Protection specialist who operates in various locations of New Zealand, is looking for an experienced Fire Sprinkler Fitter/Foreman who is ready to take the next step in their career and take over the already established Christchurch region.

    Coming from an extensive career in Fire Protection Services, mainly Fire Sprinkler installation/fitting, you will be an excellent multi-tasked who has the confidence to manage various sites and drive your teams to excellence. This role requires you to interact with your team, clients and senior management meaning communication on various levels is a must where professionalism is required at all times.

    You will have a comprehensive understanding of NZ fire protection codes (NZS4541) as well a good understanding of producing reports with Microsoft excel. With the realistic opportunities to move into higher management and long term options of potential share holdings, this positions offers a real career opportunity.

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

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    • $80 - $100k / package