Drain Layers

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Drain Layers | Various New Zealand Locations
Various New Zealand Locations
Job Description

Our client is one of New Zealand's largest and most trusted recruitment companies, specialising in the supply of skilled staff. They are looking for drain layers for jobs in Hamilton, Tauranga, Rotorua, Hawkes Bay, Wellington, Christchurch, Dunedin and Queenstown.

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Applicants must be comfortable with drainlaying and the labouring elements that go along side this e.g. digging trenches, laying pipes, 
  • Experience on civil projects and infrastructure/earthworks environment is preferrable
  • The role is hands on so candidates need a good level of fitness
  • Equipment operating experience is a bonus but not essential
  • Work can also include assisting in upgrading of council and government water, stormwater and wastewater systems. 
Experience Required

PGDB (Plumbers Gasfitters and Drainlayers Board) assessment preferred but we can also look at applicants that have not done this. At least 3 years’ experience in drainlaying and/or a formal qualification. We would also consider Drainlaying Labourers.  

What is in it for you

Depends on area/location and also experience ($30 - $35 starting contract rate typically) – but we will consider higher rates on a case-by-case basis depending on the applicants’ years of experience/formal qualifications/NZ experience (if any)

Equality Diversity Inclusion

We value the unique differences that each of our colleagues bring to work every day and are committed to creating an environment where everyone feels respected, included and able to perform at their best. We are committed to creating a workplace that is diverse and inclusive. We value the diversity of our people and actively seek to have a workforce that represents the rich diversity of the communities we support. Currently we are underrepresented in some areas, and would particularly welcome applicants from Women, Black, Asian and Ethnic Minorities, LGBTQ+ and candidates who have a disability.

In promoting equal opportunities, we welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We select people according to their abilities and our needs. As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet all of the essential criteria for the vacancy. In cases where we have a high volume of disabled candidates who meet all of the essential criteria, we will interview the best candidates from within that group. 

Additional Benefits
$30 - $35 starting contract rate typically
Closing Date
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