Foreman Landscaping & Structures – Auckland Council – Auckland


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  • Permanent Position
  • Competitive salary
  • Opportunity to make a difference in the community

He angitūtanga: The opportunity

AIM Services are proud to care for our local parks, buildings and infrastructure for the enjoyment of everyone who lives within our region. A dynamic team who work across the whole of the Auckland region, we strive to help keep Aucklanders active through our innovative open space and full facility maintenance services.

We are currently looking for a capable Foreman who enjoys the outdoors and has a positive work attitude who can lead and grow the team and help drive quality and productivity within the business.

Working within our Civil/Landscaping team, you will predominantly oversee minor civil work projects across Auckland Parks and Reserves with a team to support the delivery of projects. Working on projects such as building playgrounds, installing new footpaths/carparks, building new walking tracks and parks furniture. This role truly provides an opportunity to work on varied asset renewal projects and have positive impact on your local community for everyone’s enjoyment. Also including soft/hard landscaping projects, you will be given the opportunity to showcase your skills whilst enhancing our environment.

He kōrero mōu: About you

Naturally, you would have strong customer focus & sound communication skills with the passion and flair for minor civil type works. A strong Health and Safety focus is essential. Having a few years of experience running minor civil project work under your belt would be an advantage. Strong people skills and the ability to build and maintain strong positive relationships with key stakeholders and subcontractors would be key determinants to your success in this role. Attitude to seek the right solutions to challenges and continuous improvements would help you succeed. You would need to be physically fit with a high level of stamina and agility for this role.

Having intermediate Excel and Microsoft word skills would also be good.

A Clean full New Zealand drivers’ licence is a must for this role.

Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer

An amazing team environment. At AIM Services we value team participation and are proud to be contributing to Auckland Council’s vision of creating a world class city. You will be given an attractive salary, as well as continuous ongoing growth and development. You’ll be using your skills to help develop and improve Auckland council open space facilities and will have the opportunity to work in your local community to deliver an essential service for the enjoyment of local users of our parks and reserves.

This is a 40 hour week, Monday to Sunday (5-day roster).

Our friendly and collaborative team are committed to making a positive contribution to Auckland’s community, and we’d love for you to come join us! Please ring Marshal Nazareth- Talent Acquisition Consultant on 0211945160 for a confidential chat or email at Marshal.Nazareth@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz with any questions.

Please apply online here

Applications close when a suitable candidate is found.

Please note this position is deemed as safety sensitive position and will require pre-employment drug testing.

Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.

 

To apply for this job please visit careers.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz.