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Our Higgins team in Hamilton are looking for a permanent full time Quality Assurance Technician to join the Sealing Crew. 

As a QA Tech you will provide effective and proactive support through accurate and timely data and documentation control, plan, and monitor quality assurance in different roading surfaces.  You’ll also facilitate onsite field testing, using mathematical and machinery procedures and to give you the full experience you may also be on the end of the shovel supporting the Team in the field.

What you’ll bring to the role:
  • Relevant Tertiary qualification, or overseas equivalent
  • Class 1 Drivers License (WTR endorsement a bonus) 
  • Prior experience working on site is highly sought after 
  • Strong technical, mathematical and analytical skills
  • Ability to work nights shift and dayshift, including weekends when required
  • Self-motivation, a positive attitude and the ability to think for yourself
  • Be a reliable, honest and flexible team-player 
  • Great attention to detail  and accuracy 
  • Have excellent time management skills 
What we offer:
  • Guaranteed 40 hours per week & competitive hourly rate
  • Learn new skills and develop your career within Higgins
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities
  • Access to Fletchers Building Benefits Programme, including:
    • A brand-new market-leading parental leave policy to ensure employees are well supported throughout one of life’s most significant events.
    • FB employee share scheme, educational and welfare funds
    • A significant portfolio of retail benefits across major NZ businesses such as ANZ, Z energy, PlaceMakers, Mico and Samsung. 

Higgins is a leading roading and civil infrastructure company in New Zealand. We are on a dynamic growth path with people at the heart of what we do every day. We offer a great working environment, competitive hourly rate, subsidised medical insurance and subsidised education and training for you and your dependants.

Higgins is committed to a drug-free workplace. The successful applicant will be required to pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing along with a health check – you’ll need to be fit for work!

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