Leading Hand Carpenters

Max People Ltd

Max Projects have opportunities for energetic, driven, quality builders who have a proven track record of quality workmanship.

  • Ongoing work, and room for career progression
  • Join a team on large Queenstown projects
  • Wages or Contracting rates available
About the role -
Our team is expanding, and we have a diverse range of projects across the City ranging from, residential, education and healthcare projects. 
Benefits and culture – 
  • Solid 12+ month workflow with future training and development opportunities
  • Central city location 
  • New builds, well-organised site, a carpenters dream! 
  • Above market pay rates
  • Join a well-established team
  • Great working conditions 
Skills & experience required in the following - 
  • Previous experience as a Carpenter, with the ability to step up into a Foreperson's position and lead a team of 3 – 6 builders
  • Good communication skills
  • LBP registered would be an advantage, but is not an essential requirement
  • A safety-first approach to work
  • A focus on quality at all times
  • Trade qualification preferred
  • Logical thinking and analytical skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team and autonomously
  • Ability to build relationships both internally and externally with staff, suppliers, and subcontractors alike
  • Come with your own power and hand tools
  • Must have a valid Site Safe
  • Own reliable transport 
  • Physically fit
  • Must pass a pre-employment drug test 
  • Have the legal authority to work in New Zealand 
About the business -
Max Projects provides opportunities for growth and career paths. Our teams have been involved in the repair, rebuild and rehabilitation of many of Christchurch’s iconic buildings. This includes the Christchurch Art Gallery, the Christchurch Town Hall, and restoration of the historic Christchurch Hospital Nurses’ Memorial Chapel. In addition to these civic and heritage projects, we’ve also developed specialised expertise in Light Commercial, Apartment and Civil projects.
Apply online now or call Jordan at Max Projects on 03 365 0088