Asphalt Operator

Location: Auckland
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: 200251360_1716870013
Salary: NZ$25 - NZ$35 per hour + Temp to Perm Oppurtunities
Cassandra Desa
Email Cassandra

The opportunity:

We have the opportunity for positive, motivated and hard-working individuals to join our Asphalt Paving and Surfacing whanau. If you're looking for a role where you can accelerate your career and learn a variety of new skills then this is the opportunity for you!

Please note: - You must be either a New Zealand Citizen, Resident or on an Open Work Visa to be considered for this role. Applicants only residing in New Zealand will be considered.

Why you are interested:

You will be excited by all things Asphalt. You will have a passion for getting the job done and getting the job done right. A keen focus on health and safety is imperative, as it is important to us that you keep yourself and your mates safe. You will join a supportive and positive team, who operate and care for one another as whanau and are dedicated to delivering excellent work.

The bulk of the role will be Asphalt Paving renewals work, working for our established clients in the south. However, you will be required to complete alternate pavement tasks from time to time, to help get the job done whilst also upskilling and developing yourself. This is a full-time position that requires some weekend and night work. We have a dedicated forward workload, so if you're looking for a secure opportunity then look no further.

To ensure success as an Asphalt Laborer, you should be physically fit and be able to work long hours in all weather conditions. Asphalt Laborers are often required to work over weekends, on public holidays, and at night.

About the job:

Our ideal candidates will have the following skills and experience:

  • Experience in asphalt paving
  • Heavy Truck Licence- Class 2/4
  • RTW Tickets
  • Must be a team player, with a positive can-do attitude and strong communication skills
  • Must be self-motivated and driven to succeed
  • Operate and maintain asphalt plant equipment including rollers, loaders, pavers and dump trucks.
  • Monitor plant operations to ensure production of quality asphalt and other products
  • Schedule production activities to meet customer orders and company requirements
  • Perform preventative maintenance on plant equipment
  • Perform repairs and adjustments to plant components to ensure optimal performance
  • Coordinate with other personnel to ensure efficient flow of materials and timely production
  • Maintain records of production, maintenance and other activities
  • Comply with all safety regulations

What we offer:

  • Out of town allowance for days you'll be working outside Aukland.
  • Competitive weekly pay with Annual Leave, Sick Leave and ACC entitlements
  • Work with a collaborative team
  • A dedicated career pathway, with fantastic career development and training opportunities
  • Team growth and innovative use of technology

As per our standard recruitment and onboarding process, all candidates will undergo a drug screen and Ministry of Justice check.

If you are interested in working for a company that values and recognises effort and contribution, then look no further. Please click on APPLY and follow our online application process.

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