Maintenance Surfacing Foreman

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Construction/Technical
  • Business Group:Higgins
  • Location:Tauranga
  • Job Reference:FCH/23122020/JM01
  • Closing Date:07 Mar 2021


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

We are looking for people with experience within the road surfacing and construction industries, we offer not just a job but the support of a company that knows how important their Teams are in delivering what we do best – Roading and Infrastructure.

You will be committed to a safety-first culture and be able to lead and mentor your Teams towards excellence  

Your main areas of responsibility will be:
Leading a surfacing crew
Communicate and assist with achieving project targets
Coordinate and plan work with Maintenance Supervisor 

If you are looking for your next challenge, then this is what you will need to be successful in these roles:
Previous experience required in hand laying Asphalt and Chip Sealing. 
Minimum of Class 2 clean Driver’s Licence
WTR endorsements
Ability to work with crews and foster a winning culture 
A level of physical fitness
Reliable, honest team player who leads from the front

What we offer:
Competitive Hourly Rate
On-going training and development 
Fun, family-oriented company with a great team culture
Access to the Fletcher Building Benefits Programme, which includes discounted health insurance, family scholarships and share schemes. 

About Higgins?
As part of the wider Fletcher Construction Group, we offer a range of initiatives and knowledge that you will be able to leverage off. We have a strong focus on continued learning and development and there will be a range of opportunities for you to take advantage of. As an organisation we are passionate about the safety of our staff and there is continued support for the initiatives you will be required to implement and maintain. 
Higgins are a leading roading and civil infrastructure company in New Zealand. We are on a dynamic growth path building tomorrows New Zealand with people at the heart of what we do every day.    

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