Class 5 Sprayer Operator

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Construction/Technical
  • Business Group:Higgins
  • Location:Christchurch
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  • Closing Date:22 Feb 2023


Are you an experienced Class 5 or 4 Driver that is interested in training to become a Bitumen Sprayer Operator? If you are passionate about the roading/civil industry then this is an awesome opportunity to transfer your skills. Sprayer Operators are highly sought after in our industry providing you with long term job opportunities. 

As part of our sealing crew, your role will be to manage the efficient operation of the bitumen sprayer, ensuring accurate and high quality application.

Come join the Green Team:
• Competitive hourly rate
• Join a supportive team that treat each other like Whānau
• Ongoing training and development to help you reach your career goals
• Career development – opportunities to grow your career at Higgins and the wider Fletcher Building group of businesses
• Access to Fletchers Building Benefits Programme, including: 
• A brand-new market-leading parental leave policy to ensure employees are well supported throughout one of life’s most significant events.
• FB employee share scheme, educational and welfare funds
• A significant portfolio of retail benefits across major NZ businesses such as ANZ, Z energy ,PlaceMakers, Mico and Samsung. 
• Brand new PPE gear (that’s your own personal protective equipment)

What you’ll bring to the role:
• Driving experience in the civil/roading industry is highly sought after
• Class 5 or 4 licence (WTR beneficial)
• Dangerous Goods Licence –we can put you through that if needed
• Experience driving truck and trailer 
• A safety-first attitude – for yourself and the public
• Flexible, committed and reliable – will turn up rain or shine
• Passion for our industry and the willingness to work hard and learn

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 dependants.

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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