Expression of Interest - (Surveyors)
Employer Location Auckland, Australia Salary Competitive Closing date Oct 1, 2022
Category Work Term Work Load Language You need to or to save a job. angle-right Job no: 594289
Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Auckland, Wellington
Downer has been designing, building and sustaining New Zealand's infrastructure for over a century and is a leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand.
With over 10,000 employees in New Zealand, we work alongside some of New Zealand's biggest businesses, councils and government agencies.
Downer's Transport Projects division delivers multi-disciplined infrastructure solutions throughout New Zealand and the South Pacific. We've had some great successes in the past couple of years and are currently delivering a number of major infrastructure projects which will change the face of New Zealand.
To respond to some excellent opportunities through 2022 and beyond, including a pipeline of exciting rail work, we now have some great openings for the following vacancies working on major projects across Auckland and Wellington. With so many attractions, the chance to work in two of New Zealand's biggest cities are just a few clicks away.
You will initially be involved on a major project in either the Auckland or Wellington region with a variety of work across the Rail and wider civil industries.
We are looking for hard-working, team players who take pride in delivering quality work and are committed to placing health & safety above all else.
You will need:
A genuine zest for working in construction
Ability to work in a challenging environment on your own or in a team
Strong communication, time management skills and initiative
Qualifications and Skills
Preferable not have a tertiary qualification in Surveying, but not essential
Ideally have 2 years minimum practical experience in a contracting environment
Experience with Survey equipment (total stations and GNSS rovers) and CAD software
Leadership skills, especially in regards to Safety
The ability to program and plan work which includes interfaces with several different parties and work collaboratively
Preferable to have experience with all aspects of construction surveying such as survey control, setout, asbuilt and monitoring and preparing the relevant reports including volume calculations where required
Strong communication and relationship building especially with sub-contractors
Reading designs and interpreting the survey requirement
Be computer literate and be adaptable to the changing survey technology
The ability to stay calm under pressure, connect the dots and be innovative in your approach
An understanding of HS&E processes and expectations
This is a great time to join the Downer team!
Our culture is unique, we work hard, and we play hard. We want you to bring your difference to make our team even stronger. The difference is Downer, the difference could be you.
We provide genuine training opportunities and career development, the ability to transfer to different parts of New Zealand and of course long-term job security.
Guaranteed full-time hours - minimum 40 hours per week
Tools of trade provided including uniform and PPE gear
Access to a range of company benefits and partnered discounts
Pay range: $55,000 - $135,000 (negotiable on experience and role)
If you have experience in these or similar roles we would love to hear from you. You can apply online and express your interest with reference number 593443.
All successful applicants will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test & medical
Advertised: 01 Sep 2022 New Zealand Standard Time