General Hand

Last updated 22 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

Our Asphalt team based in Hamilton are looking for a General Hand to work on our construction and maintenance contracts in the Central region.

You’ll be supporting the Asphalt crew on a day to day basis with general labouring duties such as preparing construction sites, doing some traffic control around the work site or loading equipment and materials on trucks.

This is a great opportunity to get your foot in the door in the civil or roading industry!

About you

You’ll have a positive attitude, and ideally come with some experience in the roading/civil industry, but if not, don’t worry as we’ll provide you with the training to be successful in this role. You will however need:

  • A full Class 2 drivers licence and WTR endorsement
  • A strong focus on safety and quality
  • And did we mention positive attitude?

Ultimately we are looking for individuals who are willing to learn, grow and develop themselves within our business.

What's in it for you?

We offer you the opportunity to join our diverse and inclusive culture, and be part of a great team working in a collaborative environment.

We also provide:

  • Guaranteed 40 hours each week
  • A full kit of brand new PPE Gear is provided
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Access to a range of company benefits and partnered discounts

How to apply

If you are looking for a hands on role where you spend your days outdoors, then we want to hear from you! Apply by visiting and search for the keyword 570230.

Downer NZ is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture.

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

Due to the fast-paced nature of Downer, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change, so don't delay and make sure you apply as soon as possible.

Please note we have an in-house recruitment team that manage all our vacancies. No candidates presented through an agency will be considered for any of our roles advertised, unless previously arranged. We would strongly encourage all candidates interested in these roles, to apply directly online through the portal provided otherwise your application will not be considered.