Grada Recruitment

Opportunity for a career minded Civil Foreman to drive site based activity on large scale civil and infrastructure contracts

  • Career progression to Site Manager
  • Run your own sites
  • Genuinely competitive rates
Grada Recruitment are currently recruiting a Foreman with a great understanding of Earthworks and Drainage. Ideally, you will have local experience with a self-performing civil contractor.

We are working with two of the largest Civil contractors in NZ who are responsible for delivering a high value civil and infrastructure contracts throughout Auckland, Whangarei and Hamilton.

As a driven and career-minded Foreman, you will have the opportunity to work alongside like-minded individuals to deliver these projects to the set schedule.

  • Good communication, both written and verbal
  • Extensive machine operating experience & ability
  • Previous experience planning and scheduling workloads and crews
  • Natural leadership and a desire to develop others
  • Fantastic understanding of the New Zealand H&S rules and regulations
  • Previous experience in Drainage & Excavations
  • Previous management experience
As a Foreman you are expected to be able to offer guidance and mentoring to less experienced staff as well as ensuring workloads are being managed correctly, work is being carried out to a very high standard whilst following and working to all H&S regulations.
You will also be responsible for planning work crews and site documentation.
In return you can enjoy.
  • A safe and friendly working environment
  • Work with a well known reputable business
  • Access to New Zealand’s latest technology and equipment
  • Competitive salary and package
  • On-going support and training
  • Financially supported education and courses
  • Fantastic career progression
For more information regarding either of the roles available please contact Hector Lantos at Grada Recruitment on 027 340 8426 or email a copy of your CV to