Civil Construction Carpenter

  • To be advised
  • New Zealand Taranaki Hawera
  • Permanent
  • Construction & Infrastructure

Excavat are a well-established and local Taranaki Civil Construction company based in Hawera. They cover everything in the civil industry such as ground/earth works, drainage, site preps, effluent systems and roading in Taranaki and Whanganui.  Excavat have the reputation of partnering with you on all of your earthmoving needs and are known for their reliable service, exceptional quality, and a commitment to customer satisfaction.

They are now looking for an experienced Senior Carpenter to join their team and a typical day will require a variety of tasks to be undertaken including a wide range of formwork carpentry and general construction tasks including site set outs, steel work and retaining walls.

An excellent remuneration package is on offer, including the full use of a company vehicle with performance based and team values bonuses.  This is a full-time permanent role of around 50 hours per week Monday to Friday, with the odd nights out of town required on projects away from home

To be suitable for this this role you will have:
  • Proven civil construction experience
  • Proven leadership experience
  • Experience in concrete construction
  • Hard-working attitude
  • Strong time-management skills
  • Have a clear understanding of civil construction drawings, processes, and techniques.
  • Clean, full license
  • Strong health and safety awareness
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills.
  • Ability to lift heavy objects and operate hand tools safely.
  • GPS and survey knowledge would be advantageous
This role is best suited to someone who has a can-do attitude and is confident in their ability to lead a small team and manage projects. A strong background in civil construction is required.
You must have the ability to adhere to company values, procedures and Health and Safety requirements while also ensuring great customer service and respect.

If this sounds like the right role for you, APPLY NOW! If you have any questions about the role, please email me at or confidentially call me on 0212208992

This role is only open to those that hold existing New Zealand working rights

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