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Civil Construction Worker

DJI 0662

Te Whakapakari Tahi I Tō tātau Taiao – Enhancing our environment together.

Our vision is a healthy environment and a resilient and prosperous community.


About the Opportunity:

The Hawkes Bay Regional Council (HBRC) Works Group has a great opportunity for an experienced all-rounder, focused on civil construction to join our team. This is a fulltime, permanent position and will be based out of our Guppy Road, Taradale depot. This role will suit someone who enjoys working in the outdoors, has a commitment to safe work practices, and wants to work in a positive team environment. 


About you:

You will be a multi-skilled person who is competent in the areas of pipe laying, concrete placement, carpentry, fencing, and general construction works. NZQA qualifications relating to any of the above would be an advantage.

We need someone who is motivated and self-directed with a clean current Class 1 drivers license.

Alongside this, you will:

  • Have solid documentation skills
  • Be able to communicate effectively with a broad range of people including landowners and Council engineers. 
  • Have a positive attitude toward health and safety in the workplace and be comfortable working both independently and in a team environment.
  • Be fit and healthy

The hourly rate for this role will depend on the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. Other benefits of working for our team include limited income protection and life insurance, subsidised eye tests and lenses, flu vaccinations, and other well-being initiatives. HBRC also has a strong commitment to developing and upskilling people within a flexible and supportive working environment.

All applicants must have existing rights to work in New Zealand.

A pre-employment medical and drug test will be a requirement for the successful applicant.

To view the job description here.

We will be contacting suitable candidates as we go so apply today via Seek.


1 March 2023

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