Quarries - Driver Operator

Last updated 11 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

Downer has been designing, building and sustaining New Zealand’s infrastructure for over a century and is a leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand.

With over 12,000 employees in New Zealand, we work alongside some of New Zealand’s biggest businesses, councils and government agencies.

Our Gisborne Quarries team is growing and expanding due to the influx of work in the Quarries and so we are now looking for experienced Driver Operators who have worked in quarries to come join us.

About the role:

As our new Driver Operator, you’ll be operating excavators, dump trucks, diggers, and other machinery working in a challenging but rewarding environment. You will be responsible for ensuring all plant equipment are maintained and operated in a professional and safe manner.

About you

You’ll have a positive attitude, ideally with experience in the quarry and civil roading industry. You’ll also have:

  • Minimum Class 2 with WTR endorsement
  • Experience in operating machinery ideally excavators and/or off road dump trucks
  • A proactive approach towards Health and Safety
  • And did I mention a positive attitude?

What’s in it for you?

A role with us at Downer NZ 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.

How to apply?

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, head to www.downercareers.co.nz and enter reference number 576112 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.