Company DiggersNZ Limited
Location Auckland City, Auckland
Listed Thu 8 Mar, 9:14 am
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference Auckland
DiggersNZ is a business that provide services for house foundation excavations, driveways & retaining walls. Within the wider Auckland area we are seeking an experienced Excavator Operator with an excellent finishing ability to become a central member of our Auckland excavation team. Operating machines ranging between 1.5 tonne - 14 tonne, we are looking for a candidate who is reliable, has a varied skill base, is not afraid of hard work and has a positive attitude.

Tasks will include but are not limited to:

• Foundation excavations and backfills, auguring, trenching and dusting.
• Reading plans effectively.
• Working to grade – finishing to fine tolerances on cut and fill.
• Operate a laser, plate compactor and roller.
• Labouring when required.
• Working unsupervised
• Taking charge of health and safety practices on site.
• Completing daily timesheets accurately.
• Accurately recording job specifics.

Excellent health, physical fitness and a can do attitude are a must. A current full driver’s license and WTR endorsement is essential. Applicants with truck licences (Class 2-5) and associated experience would be an advantage.

40 + hours available. Trial period will apply for the first 90 days.

Experience is essential, if you are reliable, hard working and can prove your competency for the position then please email your CV to Harriet at or call 03 3811200 to apply.

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