Leading Hand - Napier NOC

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Construction/Technical
  • Business Group:Higgins
  • Location:Hastings
  • Job Reference:FCH/06082020/1
  • Closing Date:23 Apr 2021


Are you an experienced Leading Hand looking for a role with variety, autonomy and a few challenges thrown in along the way? How about the opportunity to be working outdoors in some of New Zealand’s most beautiful terrain?

We have an opportunity available for a Leading Hand to lead our Teams supporting our delivery of the network maintenance contract.  You will be experienced in all things roading, asphalt and/or civil construction.  You will be committed to a safety-first culture and be able to lead and mentor your Teams towards excellence 

If you are looking for a role with variety that will challenge you while supporting a great team working outdoors in the stunning Hawkes Bay countryside then this is what we need from you: 

• Full clean Class 2 New Zealand Driver’s License (Class 4/5 WTR preferred) 
• Strong focus on health and safety not just your own but your Crew and the public
• A reasonable level of physical fitness due to the physical nature of the role (working outdoors in all weathers)
• Reliable, honest team player who leads from the front

Why Higgins?
We are a leader in roading and infrastructure, across NZ and the South Pacific.  With strong growth potential we have all the benefits of a large organisation, with the heart of a smaller close-knit, values-based business. 

Higgins is a proud member of the Fletcher Building family of companies. We offer a competitive salary, Employee Welfare Fund, Share Scheme and an Employee Education Fund to help you and your family reach educational aspirations. 

This is a great time to be joining us we are excited by the opportunities and investment in the industry and need someone who is just as excited to get involved and join our Teams on the journey

Higgins: Building better roads for safer journeys – He pai ake te hanga o ngā rori, kia haumaru ai ngā haerenga