Driver / Operator Class 4 /5

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Road Surfacing
  • Business Group:Higgins
  • Location:Palmerston North
  • Job Reference:FCH/19826
  • Closing Date:23 Jun 2021

Description:

The opportunity
We have opportunities available for experienced Driver/Operators to join our Surfacing team in the Manawatu. 

You will need to have dirt on your boots when it comes to driving within roading and civil transportation environments, this means you will have demonstrated experience and be competent operating heavy trucks and the loading and unloading of specialised roading equipment and materials. It is essential you have a sound understanding of road methodologies along with proven experience in metal spreading and asphalt supply chain. 

This is a role not for the faint hearted we need you to be experienced within the industry, which means having an understanding of the importance safety plays in our industry, along with the desire to work for a company that knows how important our Teams are in delivering what we do best – Roading and Infrastructure.

Interested?
If you are looking for a role with variety, challenge and a great team then this is what we need from you: 

  • Wheels, Tracks and Roller experience and endorsement is essential.
  • Full licence is a must. Licence classes 4 & 5 would be an advantage along with DG, EWP.
  • Strong focus on health and safety not just your own but your colleagues and the public
  • Self-motivated with a positive attitude and the ability to think for yourself
  • A reasonable level of physical fitness due to the physical nature of the role
  • Reliable, honest and flexible

About Higgins
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.    

As part of the wider Fletcher Construction Group, we offer an Employee Welfare Fund, Share Scheme and an Employee Education Fund to help you and your family reach educational aspirations. A career with Higgins can lead to opportunities for career development in the wider Fletcher Building business.

As an organisation we are passionate about the safety of our people and would expect you to be committed to a safety-first culture and be able to demonstrate this with your Team and join them on this journey

How to Apply
Ready for the challenge and want to align your goals with ours? If so, we would love to hear from you! Please apply directly online

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

Share