Company Queenstown Earthworks
Location Queenstown-Lakes, Otago
Listed Tue 13 Feb, 3:30 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
The civil construction industry is loaded with work. It is all go within our district and we need your help. We are looking for excavator all round operator that has experience within the earthmoving industry. This is an opportunity for you to work for a young vibrant company with a very diverse workload. You must have at least 5 years’ experience operating and have a minimum of class 2 along with WTR endorsement. Preference will be given to those who have experience and a diverse back ground on excavators/machinery whom also have class 4 or 5 license. To be successful in this role, you will have to have the ability to operate a 4.5 ton excavator up to a 20 ton excavator. You must also show a willingness to get out of the digger and work with the crews as we are all about team work.

About You…..

You will be someone with strong interpersonal skills, a practical, flexible, common sense approach and an enthusiastic, energetic and positive attitude. You are able to work within a team and make good decisions based on your knowledge and problem solving skills. You will receive a competitive pay rate based on your experience. You can ensure that you will be safe on site and receive all the necessary PPE gear.

What you need:
You need to have experience as a excavator operator in the earthworks environment Minimum 5 years’ experience.
WTR license
Class 2 minimum Class 4 or higher preferred
Preference given to those with varied industry machinery experience
A self-motivated, enthusiastic person who takes pride in their work.
A strong work ethic, with the ability to take charge of jobs working unsupervised or as part of a team as required.
A high regard for health and safety standards and the ability to follow safe work procedures.
A strong attitude towards maintenance and presentation of machinery and the ability to follow maintenance procedures.
You will need a positive attitude
You must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test and have a working reference.
You must be a team player were not looking for individuals

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

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