Asphalt Paving Operator
- Job Type:Full time
- Business Group:Higgins
- Job Reference:FCH/26160
- Closing Date:22 Jul 2022
The Higgins team in Hamilton are on the hunt for an Asphalt Paving Operator. You will need to have a good understanding of all things asphalt so previous experience within the industry in a similar role is a must.
We are offering not just a job but a stepping-stone towards your ongoing career development alongside the support of a company that knows how important our Teams are in delivering what we do best – Roading and Infrastructure.
If you are looking to expand on your current knowledge and experience, then now is the time to take action! This is what we think you will need to be successful in these roles:
• Understanding of Asphalt products and production
• Minimum full class 1 licence (WTR Bonus)
• Ideally Asphalt Paver experience
• Roading and Infrastructure experience
• Able to work nights as/when required
• 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 role
• Be reliable, honest and a flexible team player
What’s in it for you?
The opportunity to grow and develop in a supportive team, to bring excitement to influence and lead change and of course, great employee benefits for you and your family!
Higgins is a leading roading and civil infrastructure company in New Zealand. We are on a dynamic growth path with people at the heart of what we do every day. We offer a great working environment, competitive hourly rate, subsidised medical insurance and subsidised education and training for you and your dependents.
Higgins is committed to a drug-free workplace. The successful applicant will be required to pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing along with a health check – you’ll need to be fit for work!
Applicants for this position must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
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