Experienced Machine Operators

Job ID 22422792
Auckland, North Shore
Listed on 2 Feb 2024

About this job

Large Civil Construction Co is looking for experienced Machine Operators to join our North/West Auckland based team on our current projects. You’ll be working as part of an elite, high level team with one of New Zealand’s busiest and most successful complex earthworks/civil and infrastructure companies.

We offer competitive rates of pay, guaranteed minimum hours, permanent/full time positions based in the North/West Auckland area. We have a great working environment, and plenty of hours available!

Job description: The role of Machine Operator/Laborer is to conduct machine operating and laboring activities supporting trade or contract staff on earthmoving and/or civil construction projects. The work includes, but is not limited to: • Safely operating heavy machinery to dig and or shift large volumes of earth. • Safely operating machinery and/or equipment to prepare sites for drains, civils and/or construction works. • Preparing sites to ensure optimization of project work

Job requirements: • For this role, you need to have a minimum of 2 years' experience operating one or more of the following: - Excavators (GPS experience advantageous) - Graders - Bulldozers - Compactors - Rollers - ADTs • Be able to work full time Monday - Friday, 12-hour days & 6-7 hours every Saturday • Be able to pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol test • Have the legal right to work in NZ

Ideally, we are looking for someone that is: • Mechanically inclined • Ability to work unsupervised with a positive work attitude • Willing and proactive in getting out of your machine to help on the ground as needed • Reliable and drug free, high work ethic • Understand safe work practices pertaining to an earthworks/civils environment • Knowledge of, or ability to learn, operations outside of general duties • Willing to assist with maintenance, clean-up and anything else that requires attention, as directed by the Site Supervisor or Manager

What we’re offering: • Minimum guaranteed hours, despite weather conditions • Regular reviews of pay rate based around performance • Modern machinery including opportunities to train on GPS • PPE Gear • Great work environment • Company sponsored team building and social events • Personal development To apply email your CV to janet.douglas019@msd.govt.nz

Job Requirements

minimum of 2yrs experience operating stated machinery, be able to work all the hours/days stated. No exceptions! ability to pass pre-employment drug and alcohol checks. Own reliable transport to get to sites for early morning starts.

Days of work
Monday - Friday, 12 hour days & 6-7 hours every Saturday, early starts (40 hours per week)
Pay Details
dep on role
Job Category
Earthmoving Plant Operators
Career Level
Intermediate (2 - 4 years)
Driver Licence
(Class 1) - Car Licence, (Class 2) - Medium Rigid Vehicle Licence
(R) - Roller, (T) - Tracks, (W) - Wheels (Special Type)
Pre-employment drug test required

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