Our client is a mid-sized, family-owned business with a proven track record in structural steelwork fabrication, and erection.

With significant level of demand for their services in Wellington they are now expanding their team delivering new build structures and seismic upgrade projects in the capital in partnership with some of New Zealand's leading Main Contractors.

This site-based leadership role requires a talented Foreman / Supervisor who is confident in their ability to run multiple projects on-site, ensuring progress is maintained and work is delivered to high quality levels in a safe manner.


  • Provide hands on leadership to a team of structural steel installers

  • Co-ordinate with a range of subcontractors to ensure project deliverables are met

  • Maintain a constant focus on Health and Safety

  • Interact professionally with the Client

  • Manage documentation

  • Encourage and mentor less experienced colleagues

Skills and experience required:

  • 10 years + experience in the Structural Steel industry and experience with large scale steel erection, ideally 350 tonne plus projects

  • Formal Trade or Structural qualification

  • Certified to work at heights, with MEWP ticket

  • Site Safe

  • Ability to understand construction drawings and specification

  • Computer literacy

  • Physically fit and drug free

  • New Zealand working rights essential

  • Ability to read and interpret general assembly drawings, and able to report and liaise with clients

  • MIG and Stick welding tickets

This position is ideally suited to a career minded person seeking to join a business with a proven capability who can offer secure employment, the opportunity to work within a highly motivated team and a highly competitive salary package.

But most of all you will love what you do, have a real passion to excel and be a respected leader by those you work with. If you want to get ahead, be part of a tight progressive young team then this could be the break you were looking for.

For more information contact Ben Moffitt-Dick on 027 5833 120, or apply below: