Excavator Operator

Fulton Hogan

Location: Bay of Plenty

Job Type: Full time


Job summary

With a strong secured forward workload and multiple long term infrastructure construction, renewal and maintenance contracts secured to 2030 and beyond, we are seeking an Excavator Operator join our team delivering works across the Rotorua region and beyond, and deliver the good work we are known for!

The Opportunity

We currently require an experienced excavator operator with a strong work ethic to assist with a variety of tasks and responsibilities including installation of wastewater and storm water mains and pump stations, general drainage work, minor earthworks and landscaping.

You will be responsible for the safe operation of our plant, as well as ensuring it is well maintained and cared for. You will use your good people skills to build genuine and lasting relationships our people and you will have the skills and experience to help us achieve our strategic objectives.

What you need to have

  • Class 2 license, with WTR endorsements
  • 2+ years Excavator operation experience
  • Experience in Drainage, Minor Earthworks and construction prep work
  • Possess a positive, can-do attitude
  • An unwavering commitment towards living safely with a safety record to match
  • Be a team player
  • Be self-motivated and driven to succeed

What's in it for you?

We have a great team culture and supportive work environment here in Fulton Hogan. In addition to a competitive pay grade, you will have access to a range of other great benefits such as:

  • Medical insurance for you and your whanau (covers pre-existing conditions)
  • Life insurance from day one of employment
  • Increased Kiwi Saver employer contributions after service milestones
  • BP fuel discounts
  • Job security, professional development and career progression opportunities
  • Access to family scholarship programmes to support their tertiary study
  • Excellent discounts at a wide range of retailers
  • Access to free confidential counselling and support services for you and your family

We're all about Good Work

You've probably seen us around - on the roads, building sites, and in cities, towns, and locations all over New Zealand. We build and maintain infrastructure that improves the quality of life across New Zealand and Australia. Everything, from roads and bridges, to energy, water and communication.

We're big and growing but this will always be a family business with family centric values that are REAL; Respect, Energy & Effort, Attitude and Leadership - driving who we are and what we do. We know that we're only ever as good as our people. That's why we're committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best in the industry.

Sound like you?

If you are looking for a role to showcase your skills, build a long lasting legacy, and want to help us build on our Good Work culture, then we want to hear from you.

All successful candidates must under-go and pass a pre-employment medical and drug screen.

We celebrate and embrace diversity across our business and are committed to equal employment opportunities.

We believe in the value that diversity brings to our team and people who share our REAL values are encouraged to apply.

You’ve got this!