Asphalt Paving Foreperson

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Road Surfacing
  • Business Group:Higgins
  • Location:Hamilton
  • Job Reference:FCH/20447
  • Closing Date:24 Feb 2023


About 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 50 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.

About the Role 
Our Waikato branch is looking for for an experienced Asphalt Foreperson who has the ability to motivate and lead their crew to the desired high standard of quality workmanship and finish.

About You 
  • Experience in leading and motivating a team
  • Reliable, honest team player who leads from the front
  • Extensive Roading industry experience 
  • Knowledge of materials, methods and tools involved in road maintenance
  • Class 2 Drivers Licence with WTR endorsements
  • Ability to work with crews and foster a winning culture
  • Strong focus on health and safety not only for yourself, your colleagues but also the public

What we offer
  • Grow and develop in a supportive team who will help you succeed
  • Ongoing training and development 
  • Competitive hourly rate 
  • Access to Fletchers Benefits Programme, including discounted health insurance, family scholarship & share scheme along with multi-business discounts for you and your family to enjoy

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

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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

We welcome your individuality. We are enriched by so many nationalities, languages, religions, customs, and lifestyles. We are proud of our diversity and see it as one of the things that make us stronger.