Traffic Controller

Location: Auckland
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: 200246428_1708978958
Salary: NZ$24 - NZ$25 per hour + Sick Leave + Kiwi Saver + Acc
Cassandra Desa
Email Cassandra

Travel around Auckland with a crew of workers in work trucks, to set up traffic coordination site. All you need to do is have a good attitude, like working outside. Good communication skills and health and safety knowledge is a must.

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

Please do not apply if you're on a Student Visa, Working holiday Visa or an Accredited Employee Visa as you wont be considered for this role.

About the role

  • Early start at 6/7 am. Could be doing anywhere between 8-14-hour shifts
  • Directing traffic and utilisation of a Stop/Go bat
  • Loading and unloading signs, cones, and various gear on and off the work truck
  • Setting up the site safely for road our maintenance operations
  • Interaction with the general public
  • General labouring duties

To be considered for this role:

  • You must have either a restricted or a full licence.
  • Your own vehicle as there is no public transport within walking distance of the site.
  • Atleast 2 contactable work references.
  • Nice to have a traffic management certification.
  • Ability to work in a team and follow instructions
  • Eager to get outside and work in all conditions
  • No issues standing for long periods of time
  • Strong interpersonal and problem-solving abilities - able to keep cool and calm under pressure
  • You will have to interview with us in person in our Penrose office
  • Reliable and honest, with your colleagues and yourself


  • Work with us at AWF, we help do all the hard work of getting you in work with our clients.
  • We help get your foot in the door and help you understand any questions you may have.
  • Opportunities to advance your career and expand your skillset
  • Competitive weekly pay with Annual Leave, Sick Leave and ACC entitlements
  • Pay rate Starting from $24 p/h to $25 p/h+ KiwiSaver + ACC Cover + full PPE provided!

As per our standard recruitment process successful applicants will be required to complete a Ministry of Justice Check, Drug & Alcohol Screen, and medical process.