Grader Operator

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Construction/Technical
  • Business Group:Higgins
  • Location:Wellington
  • Job Reference:FCH27102020/005
  • Closing Date:14 Mar 2021


Looking for your next opportunity? 

We have opportunities available for experienced Grader Operators to work from our Wellington branch.  In this role you will be operating a machine control GPS Grader along with undertaking general tasks onsite.

We need people who are pro-active, and safety focussed as you will be key in enabling our Teams to deliver on what we do best – roading and infrastructure.

Successful applicants would need:

• Roading and construction experience including knowledge of materials, methods and tools involved in road construction and maintenance 
• Appropriate licenses (Class 2, WTR) 
• Strong focus on health and safety not only for yourself, your colleagues but also the public
• Self-motivated with a positive attitude and the ability to think for yourself
• A high level of physical fitness due to the physical nature of the roles
• Be reliable, honest and a flexible team player

In return, we can offer:
• Permanent, Full-time Guaranteed (40 hours +)
• Competitive Hourly Rate
• On-going training and development 
• Access to the Fletcher Building Benefits Programme, which includes discounted health insurance, family scholarships and share schemes. 

Why Higgins?
Higgins (part of the Fletcher Building Group) is a leading roading and civil infrastructure company in New Zealand. Many people have built great careers with Higgins over the last 60 years. As a member of the Higgins Green Team that opportunity is open to you as we work, grow and have fun together building tomorrows New Zealand.

Higgins Contractors is committed to providing a safe and drug free workplace.  The successful applicant will be required to pass a drug and alcohol test prior to commencement of employment.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity Apply today!