Yard Boss/Surface Supervisor

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The Ghella Abergeldie Joint Venture is seeking an experienced Yard Boss/Surface Supervisor to join the TBM (Tunnel Boring Machine) team on the Central Interceptor Project.

Reporting to the B Grade Tunnel Manager, you will be responsible for the daily movement of the material required for TBM production, such as spoil management and consumables and stock control.

What you will be doing:

  • Supervise a small team on the surface to complete external works of the mining site
  • Coordinate all operations alongside the B grade Tunnel Manager and Supervisor
  • Ensure a healthy and safe environment for co-workers onsite
  • Ensuring the delivery of the daily programme
  • Receiving and organising materials with the warehouse
  • Assisting with the daily production of the TBM

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience working on heavy civil infrastructure projects preferable
  • Experience as a foreman in logistics/warehousing
  • Ideally, you will have NZ unit standard for Rigging (US 3789)
  • Ability to work under pressure, determine priorities and lead a team
  • Safety-conscious
  • Good communication and decision-making skills
  • Construct Safe ideal but not essential

The Central Interceptor is a wastewater tunnel between the Māngere Wastewater Treatment Plant and Grey Lynn. The 14.7 kilometre-long tunnel will run between 15 and 110 metres below ground. It will cross the Manukau Harbour at about 15 metres under the seabed. Along the route, it will connect to the existing wastewater network, which will divert flows and overflows into the tunnel.

If you are looking to make a positive impact, be part of a legacy project with wide-reaching benefits for Auckland and the community, then we want to hear from you.  

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Central Interceptor

90 Prospect Terrace
1024 Auckland Directions +64 9 9535 640 View page

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