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Road Maintenance Worker


Reference: 4654709

If you have a driver licence and a great attitude, SouthRoads has the opportunity for you!

  • Training provided
  • Stable and secure Southland company

SouthRoads is a long established Southland based company and part of the HW Richardson Group of companies.

SouthRoads provides local road maintnenace in the north west area of Southland, and we are in need a full time road maintenance worker to work out of the Lumsden depot.

Working in a crew of two you will be traveling the highways doing road maintenance. You will be working 10 hours per day.

Some of your jobs would include:

  • Filling potholes
  • Replacing edge marker posts
  • Repairing and replacing road signs
  • Performing Traffic Control
  • Winter Maintenance
  • Emergency Response

Your hours of work will be between:

  • 7:00am to 5:00pm - summer
  • 7:30am to 5:00pm - winter

You will need to be physically fit and have a class 1 driver licence. Experience in road maintenance would be an advantage but training will be provided if you have a great attitude. You will need to work hard and be reliable and keeping yourself and your mate safe will be your first priority.

Health and safety is critical and you will need to pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol test.

Applications Close: 06 May 2019