Civil Foreman

A working Civil Foreman role combining operating work with job and people management, current tickets and New Zealand working rights essential.

A privately owned Wellington based Civil Contractor are now recruiting for a Foreman to join their team delivering civil projects around the Wellington region, this role requires a candidate who has a proven background working as a Civil Operator before progressing into a Foreman role. In this role you will perform a combination of both operating and Foreman duties assisting the Civil Supervisor to ensure jobs are managed safely and effectively.

Key skills and experience required:

  • New Zealand Citizenship or Permanent Residency required
  • Class 2 licence with WTR endorsements
  • Competent operating Roller, Loader, Excavator, Bulldozer or Grader.
  • Ability to follow procedures and adopt safe working practices
  • Ability to read plans
  • Ability to follow plans and daily work programmes
  • Effective communication skills
  • Good work ethic
  • Computer skills with ability to write basic reports

Projects will include drainage, drilling, excavation, hard standing, driveways and general civil projects.  

If you would enjoy the opportunity to work in this role that combines aspects of operating and supervisory work please apply for further information. As part of our recruitment process you must be able to provide contact details for previous employers for references.

Suitable candidates are likely to have 5 years or more relevant experience working in a civil contracting environment.

For more information contact Thomas Smith on (04) 917 0868 / 021 917 295, apply online or email your CV to, quoting Ref: TS62736

Job Reference TS62736
Location Wellington
Type Permanent
Category Construction
Immigration Requirements Has the right to work in NZ
Consultant Name Thomas Smith
Consultant Phone Number +64 4 917 0868
Consultant Mobile Number +64 21 917 295
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