Machine Operator/Civil Carpenter

Contract type: Permanent
Location: Christchurch
Specialisation: Trades & Labour
Date: 2020-10-30
Salary: $50k-$60k/per year depending on experience
Reference: JO-2010-11554
Contact name: Megan Carrington
Contact email:

Job description


Our client is a family owned and operated business located in the Selwyn District of Canterbury that has been operating for over 30 years.

They specialize in Landscaping, Agriculture, Civil, and much more!

With many different divisions within the company, they can tackle any type of property whether it be rural, residential, or lifestyle.

They are a well established contractor in the area and have developed strong relationships with local council and contracting groups.


The available role is a Machine Operator/Civil Carpenter position in Banks Peninsula.

Your duties will include but are not limited to:
  • Civil Carpentry
  • Machine Operating - excavating land, intricate work around mains/power, backfilling, and more.
  • Building retaining walls
  • General Labouring

  • Experience on machines (preferably on civil sites, subdivisions in particular), such as but not limited to: 
  1. Rollers
  2. Loaders
  3. Compactors
  4. Bulldozers
  5. Graders
  6. Excavators 
  • Be competent with formwork and concreting
  • Be able to use Hand and Power tools
  • Have WTR and/or Machine Operating experience
  • Have a clean NZ drivers license
  • Be able to pass a pre-employment drug test
  • Have full availability

  • Permanent position with reputable company
  • Competitive Salary package
  • Opportunity to progress 

If you are interested in this role then please apply with your CV and Cover Letter.

Please contact Megan on 027 355 5829 if you have any questions regarding the role.


Megan Carrington
Megan Carrington

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