drainage foreman in Christchurch

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job details

christchurch, canterbury
job type
working hours
nz$ 40.00 per hour
reference number
lorraine toppo, randstad
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job description

The company is a major player in civil works across New Zealand . The company specalizes in river and marine works, energy pipelines,civil structures and foundation work.

About the Role

We are looking for a Drainage Foreman in Christchurch ,you will be responsible for leading a drainage crew and managing their day to day activities. Along with complying with company’s Health and Safety policies, your job will also involve encouraging the development of staff within the crew, as well as engaging with both internal and external clients on a daily basis.

You will be responsible for:

  • The ability to manage and lead a drainage crew of 3 - 4
  • Ability to manage projects and ensure all key deadlines are met
  • A strong background in reading plans and running jobs from start to finish
  • Be required to train and guide the crew through the job when needed
  • Organise our existing plant equipment and labour to meet the needs of each project undertaken in this role
  • Be committed to total quality management for each project undertaken
  • Maintain health and safety standards
  • Construct and install civil infrastructure items including, sewer, storm-water, water reticulation and common services using current methods

Required Skills

  • City Council Certified Drain layer
  • Site Safe Civil Passport, Confined Space Certificate, Advanced First Aid ,STMS
  • Licences - Class 1,2,4 and WTR

To apply, have a confidential chat about this opportunity/other alternative positions available or discuss your career direction and potential, please contact Lorraine Toppo on:

Phone +64 3 335 3820

Email lorraine.toppo@randstad.co.nz

The Randstad CPE team:Tanya Guerin (Commercial Construction) Harriet Clack (Commercial Constructio) and Lorraine Toppo (Civil Construction) are currently resourcing for a number of permanent and contract positions nationwide. For full details please visit our website at www.randstad.co.nz or call the team on 0800 86 96 75. Thank you.

Only those with a Valid Work Visa or Full Working Rights for New Zealand will be considered.


At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.



educational requirements

Vocational/Professional Qualification