Sprayer Driver

Last updated 10 days ago
Location:Nelson
Job Type:Full Time

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.

The Transport Services division have a great track record for delivering a high standard of work in Nelson. We are looking for an energetic and motivated individual interested in becoming part of the crew as a Sprayer Driver as we prepare for the busy season ahead.

In return we offer:

  • Stable working environment
  • Full Time hours guaranteed – minimum 80 hours per fortnight
  • Extensive training and development opportunities to help enhance your skills and advance your career
  • Join a highly motivated and supportive team.

About the role:

In this role, you will be working in a fun and welcoming crew operating our plant as part of completing Sealing activities in Nelson. Your primary role will cover sprayer duties, which is a key role in the crew and will require a diligent and confident approach. Your duties will also include ensuring that the plant is fit for purpose, by undertaking daily checks and regular maintenance. So, if you enjoy spending your days outdoors and are open to new challenges every day, this could be the position for you.

About you:

Along with your positive attitude and your willingness to learn there are a few other essentials, but don’t stress too much if you don’t tick them all off, we are prepared to train you.

  • You will hold a minimum Class 4 full New Zealand driver’s licence (WTR endorsements are desirable)
  • Traffic Controller or STMS qualifications essential but we can assist you to get them
  • A track record of operating a sprayer, and/or other machinery in a similar field

The position involves availability from Monday – Saturday as the crew are working to the weather conditions, so if you have the commitment to work then we would like to hear from you!

How to apply:

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, head to www.downercareers.co.nz and enter reference number 574926 to apply.

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.