Grader Operator - Pavements

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Construction/Technical
  • Business Group:Higgins
  • Location:Paraparaumu
  • Job Reference:15637
  • Closing Date:10 Mar 2020


Grader Operator - Pavements

  • Based in Kapiti Coast
  • Permanent Full Time

About Higgins
Higgins (part of the Fletcher Building Group) specialises in road and infrastructure design, construction and maintenance. Over 60 years we’ve built a reputation for safety, integrity and for moving heaven and earth for our customers.

About the Role
We are seeking a Basecourse Finishing Level Grader Operator to assist with the safe, successful, day to day activities within our PP20 pavement construction team. 

Key Responsibilities 

  • Operator Grader to a Basecourse Finishing Level
  • Ensure daily targets are meet
  • Crew Development – Training of staff on all aspects of pavement construction

Skills and Experience  

  • Experience within the Civil Construction Industry is required
  • Knowledge on pavement materials, stabilising and construction method essential
  • Excellent, high level operating skills of a Grader
  • Minimum of Class 2 Licence with WTR endorsements
  • TC Basic Certificate and First aid desirable
  • A commitment to the highest standards of Health & Safety

At Higgins we stay true to the same family values the company was founded with; ‘Acting with Care’ in all we do, ‘Moving Heaven and Earth’ for our customers, ‘Respecting Each Other’, ‘Being Lean and Agile’ and ‘Working as a Team’.

As a Higgins employee you will have access to Fletchers Benefits Programme and unrivalled career development opportunities in a Group with 50 businesses across 40 different countries.

How to Apply
If you enjoy working in teams, have a strong work ethic and take pride in your work, we'd love to hear from you!

Higgins is committed to safety; a satisfactory pre-employment medical including a drug and alcohol screening test is required if you’re offered a job with us and applications will only be accepted by persons eligible to work in New Zealand. 

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