Company Blackley Construction LTD
Location Palmerston North, Manawatu / Wanganui
Pay & Benefits Overtime payment is part of your remuneration
Listed Mon 29 Jan, 5:54 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference Directional Drill
Due to an increase in work load, a position has become available for a new crew member with directional drill operator experience, locator experience and with digger/excavator skills. You will be joining the number 1 drilling team in the Manawatu region.
As a Drill Operator/Locator you are a technical specialist that ensures drilling work is completed as per the design to a high quality whilst ensuring deadlines are met and that your safety and that of those around you is prioritised.
We’d like to hear from reliable people who are keen to continue developing their drilling/locating skills and are interested in joining a well-respected family company.

• Horizontal directional drilling tracking and locating experience
• The ability to operate a range of excavators in an urban environment
• Experience and a good track record of working around underground services is desirable
• Ability to ensure the plant you operate is maintained and operated in a professional, safe and efficient manner
• Minimum Class 2 NZ licence
• Motivation and a hard work ethic
• The ability to work overtime when required
• A willingness to get off the drill or digger, and pitch in where needed
• Good timekeeping and reliability

• Wheels, Tracks, Rollers endorsement ,or the ability to obtain
• Current First Aid Certificate
• Site Safe Passport
• An opportunity to join Manawatu’s leading Civil and Rural Infrastructure Construction Company that has been in operation for over 55 years
• A full time permanent position based in Palmerston North
• We are an employer that genuinely cares for its people
• Down to earth approachable management
• The opportunity for you to be a Leader in the operation of our Vermeer Drill and excavators/diggers.
• All safety gear is provided
• Working with a specialised team, who get on well
• Overtime payment will be part of your remuneration package


We pay good wages in line with the industry and dependant on experience and qualifications.

Register your interest today with or phone 06 356 557 and join Manawatu’s leading Civil and Rural Infrastructure Construction Company Blackley Construction.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid work visa
Successful applicants need to undergo and pass a pre-employment medical and drugs screen

Applications Close 13 February 2017

Complete the Application Form on the Blackley Web Site and forward to Blackley’s today with your CV

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