Yard Foreman


Location: Auckland

Job Type: Full time


Ko te take ka parekareka e koe ki te mahi ki kōnei | Why you will enjoy working here.

Downer is committed to delivering excellence by ensuring our people have the environment and the means to be successful. We also offer:

  • Full-time (40 hours) guaranteed, and overtime is available most weeks.
  • Safety equipment and clothing provided as part of the role
  • Discounts for Samsung, Repco, PB Tech, and Gym memberships.
  • $500 bonus for current employees who refer a friend to Downer

Have a look at our other great benefits here!

Te kōwhiringa | The Opportunity

The Green Vision Yard Foreman will be responsible for day-to-day operational tasks of our Green Vision site, to optimise the crushing and recycling operations.

Tasked with:

  • Meeting daily production requirements as well as maintaining consistent product quality from our crushing & screening operation.
  • Ensuring that all machinery is inspected daily, and any required maintenance reported.
  • Performing Safe and environmentally responsible activities on site.
  • Assisting Supervisor to delegate required operational tasks to the team on site and supporting them in operation of machinery.
  • General yard upkeep and interaction with truck drivers.

The Yard foreman will provide daily operation of Loader & Excavator within the team at Green Vision, whilst supporting the production processes and daily on goings of the yard.

About you:

You will bring the following competencies into the role:

  • Strong operational skills with the ability to multitask.
  • Able to work on own initiative, be able to solve problems and make effective decisions.
  • Analytical Thinker, able to Identify and maximise improvement within the yard.
  • Customer focused, “can do” attitude.
  • Commitment to Safety, Health and Environment
  • Excellent communications skills

Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation 

Want to know more about what it is like to work at Downer? Then head to our People Site here!

Me pēhea ki te tono | How to apply

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, click Apply Now to submit your application! The reference number for this role is 600598

We are committed to a safe working environment for everyone - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test, medical and a Ministry of Justice check prior to starting employment. If you need support with this requirement, please talk to our team.

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