Crane Operator/Dogman/Rigger

Leighs Construction is a big part of building New Zealand with a proven ability to deliver quality, large scale and complex projects for our clients. 

We make a significant contribution to New Zealand communities and are proud to have the opportunity to be working with the Invercargill Licensing Trust to deliver a landmark building in the heart of the Invercargill CBD.  The Langland’s Hotel will transform the city centre with eateries, bars and 5 star accommodation in the 7 storey complex.

We are currently looking for a Crane Operator/Dogman/Rigger to join our Invercargill team and help assist on bringing our exciting commercial project to life.

The successful person will need to live our PPE values….Pride, Passion and Excellence!

Join Leighs and be a part of our proud, passionate and dedicated team. We offer excellent career development opportunities, competitive remuneration and a chance to be involved with unique, interesting and exciting commercial construction projects.

For further information or a confidential discussion, please contact Jeff Macdonald, Operations Manager - South Island on 021 410 662 or Susan Patterson, HR Manager – South Island on 021 912 137 or apply now via the link below.

Experience in operating a variety of cranes including up to 256 Leibher tower cranes

A New Zealand Crane Licence, Class 4 licence with heavy endorsement

A certified dogman or rigger qualification

Experience in load assessment, lifting equipment and providing support in preparation for moving loads

Strong relationship and communications skills and a positive attitude

A willingness to help when needed with general labouring

A good understanding of health and safety

Apply by 0th Mar 2020

Job will be taken down when vacancy is filled.

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