Gisborne - Civil Careers 2021!

Last updated 12 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

Happy New Year!

Are you ready to take the next step in your career?

Are you looking for a new opportunity in 2021?

Downer Gisborne have exciting opportunities available!

Downer New Zealand is a leading provider of integrated services. Our commitment to building long-term relationships and supporting our customers with high calibre services and solutions; the talents of our people; and consistent excellence in operational delivery sets us apart.

Our construction teams in Gisborne are preparing for exciting times ahead as we expand our business and give back to our community. We have secured long-term contracts in the region and we are looking for you to join us as we have a range of opportunities in construction and roading.

What’s in it for you?

A permanent position in a stable working environment, career growth within a large organisation and a supportive team atmosphere. We also offer:

  • Full Time hours (40 hours minimum) with overtime rates paid
  • Recognised industry leaders
  • Solid forward workload
  • Quality plant & equipment
  • Absolute focus on a safe work environment

Who are we looking for?

With this being said – we have the following specialised roles available in Gisborne:

  • Driver Operators
  • Drainlayers
  • Forepersons
  • Carpenters

About you:

You’ll be a team player and have experience in role applied for. You’ll couple this with:

  • Flexible in the hours you can work
  • Experience in construction
  • A class 1 minimum full New Zealand drivers license
  • You’ll be a qualified tradesperson or have qualifications in a similar trade
  • Have a safety first attitude

If you are looking for a role where you learn and grow with a close knit family while enjoying the lifestyle Gisborne has to offer with it’s well known vineyards and beaches, this could be the opportunity for you!

How to apply:

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, head to and enter reference number 575695 apply.

Otherwise visit our depots and fill in an application form and drop off your up to date resume:

Gisborne: 187 Awapuni Rd, Gisborne 4010

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.