Water Reticulation Serviceperson

Last updated 2 days ago
Location:Manawatu-Wanganui
Job Type:Full Time

Downer maintains longstanding contracts and significant operational expertise to over a quarter of New Zealanders. We are proud to be working together with the Horowhenua District Council on the 3 Waters Alliance contract which manages the reticulation network, water and wastewater treatment plants, the annual 3 waters renewals programme and the capital projects for the Horowhenua region.

A bit about your role;

We have opportunities for Water Servicepersons to join our team, supporting our Alliance contract in Horowhenua. The positions are available for either experienced water service people or candidates with a good understanding of the water industry, are keen to work, and enjoy using your practical skills ideally with relevant engineering, mechanical, or trade qualifications and/or experience.

A bit about you;

You will have previous experience with the Water Industry and will bring with you;

  • A full driver's licence and class 2 HT licence preferred
  • Minimum 2 years of civil construction, labouring, preferably involved in water, wastewater and stormwater would be an advantage
  • Proven experience and an interest in Water Reticulation
  • Experience working with Water Mains and Service lines
  • Traffic management skills TC and or STMS trained would be an advantage
  • Current confined space entry trained would be an advantage
  • Strong focus on Health and Safety

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, head to www.downercareers.co.nz and enter reference number 573206 to apply.

A role with the Downer Water Team can advance your career and expand your skills. 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 provide comprehensive training to meet the stringent criteria of our industry, a competitive remuneration package reflective of your skills and experience, and all the tools of trade you need to do your job.

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.