Excavator Operator in Christchurch

Christchurch, Canterbury
Job category
Construction, Trades & Mining
Job type
NZ$ 25.00 - NZ$ 30.00 per hour, NZ$25 - NZ$30 per hour + 8% holiday pay
Reference number
Tennille Bramwell, Skout Solutions
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Job description

Ventia are seeking an Excavator Operator to join their Christchurch team.

This role will be responsible for carrying out excavation of footpaths, berms, and roads around existing services to expose the High Voltage & Low Voltage power cables.

The role would require operation of a range of excavators, along with assistance with traffic management, general demolition work, cable hauling and clearing up the sites where work has been carried out.


  • Experience with a wide range of construction plant is required with specific practical knowledge of operation and maintenance of the excavators, loaders, dozers
  • Experience working around power cables would be an advantage
  • Physically fit as the job requires manual work, walking and bending
  • Minimum requirements are a valid class 1 full driver's licence with WTR endorsement

Job is paying between $25 - $30 per hour

To find out more about what Ventia do, go to www.ventia.co.nz

Shortlisted Candidates will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical, including a drug and alcohol test, as well as a Police check.


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8% holiday pay

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