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Company Downer NZ
Location Auckland City, Auckland
Listed Thu 8 Mar, 3:21 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference 549112
Downer is a large international company and a significant contractor in the civil infrastructure industry. If you wish to join a company that is a leading provider of infrastructure services we have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Carpenter to join our Infrastructure Projects North team.

About the role:

The primary role will be carrying out general carpentry, concrete, bridge and structures maintenance activities. You will be expected to be involved in planning, organizing and controlling activities and operations as both part of a crew and individually assigned tasks. All work is completed to the satisfaction of customers and all targets (productivity, quality and safety) are met.

The Assistant Carpenter will be expected to work ‘hands on’. You will have experience in a variety of building industry related projects. The role also requires a high standard of workmanship together with strong customer service skills.

What's on offer:
•Stable and supportive working environment
•Permanent, full time position
•Uniform and safety gear provided
•Full Time hours guaranteed – minimum 40 hours per week with paid over time
•Wide variety of projects – you won't be bored

About you - We are looking for candidates with the following skills & experience:
•Trade qualification an advantage
•Practical carpentry experience
•Able to deal with unexpected events and make decisions
•Shows willingness/provides solutions to assist with a “continual improvement” philosophy
•Organized and systematic approach to working environment, strong planning skills
•Be hard working, reliable and motivated
•Good verbal and written communication skills
•Can work well and efficiently both unsupervised and within a team
•Hold a full, clean NZ Class 1 drivers licence (can drive manual vehicle)
•Good level of physical ability

If this sounds like you then register your interest at reference 549112.

Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test & medical.