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The Ghella Abergeldie Joint Venture is seeking an experienced Excavation Operator (Machine/Digger Operator) to join the team on the Central Interceptor Project.

Reporting to the Supervisor you will operate a range of excavators and assist with the day to day construction activities for the Central Interceptor Project.

What you will be doing:

  • Operate construction plant safety
  • Perform day-to-day construction activities: civil / structures / underground works
  • Ensure the site is always in a safe and tidy condition and wastage is minimised
  • Check that duties are completed efficiently in order to meet or exceed requirements
  • Keeping the Supervisor / Leading Hand informed of construction status/challenges/safety issues
  • Assist with other construction activities on site as required

The successful candidate will have:

  • 1-2 years of digger operation experience
  • WTR endorsement on your NZ drivers license
  • Class 1, 2, 3, 4 full license preferred
  • Experience working on civil infrastructure projects
  • Positive and pro-active approach toward teamwork
  • Good communication skills and ‘can do’ attitude
  • Safety aware
  • Ability to work under pressure, determine priorities and follow instructions
  • Construct Safe Level 1 is ideal but not essential - we will provide this training!

The Central Interceptor is New Zealand’s largest ever Wastewater Project consisting of close to 20km of tunnels, more than 17 shafts, a major pump station and substantial wastewater management and network infrastructure works. 

If you are looking to make a positive impact, be part of a legacy project that has 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

We are one family building a better future for Tāmaki Makaurau

If you are looking to make a positive impact and be part of a legacy project that has wide reaching benefits for Auckland then why not join our team!

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