Rail / Track Maintenance Worker

Job Title: Rail / Track Maintenance Worker
Contract Type: Temp/Contract
Location: Auckland, Manukau, New Zealand
Salary: $21+ | Accrued annual leave
Reference: 4921-8903-207-JC
Contact Name: Jane Chand
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 10, 2019 19:00

Job Description

Our client is responsible for changing the way New Zealand functions. Better connecting the country by building the railway. The benefits of keeping the rail maintained and working well provide heaps of benefits including lower traffic in the cities, reduce carbon harm to our beautiful country and improved road safety.

You can see how important the people in the team are who keep the rails in good check. So we are really excited to offer you the opportunity to join this team. This is a 3 month assignment to start with but has the chance to become long term work. Within the initial 3 months, you'll gain good experience and you'll need to prove yourself hardworking and reliable!

We won't lie - there's hard work involved and this will keep you fit!

What the job involves day to day:
  • Mon-Fri 6:00am - 3:00pm
  • Some weekend work - but this will be agreed in advance with you!
  • You'll be working from Huntly to Pukekohe
  • Jacking the tracks up and shovelling stones, jacking the tracks back down and re-securing the sleepers and tracks
  • Working near overhead electrical cables - you'll need a really good awareness of H&S
  • Being aware and taking care not to damage the natural environment
  • You'll need to be physically strong to be considered for the role
  • A class 2 licence would help!

    What you'll get for your hard work:
  • $21.25 p/h
  • Chance to make a name for yourself in a national company with big opportunities
  • Full onsite Health and Safety training
  • Accrued annual leave
  • Employer contributions to Kiwisaver

    You'll also need to pass pre-employment check including drugs and security.

    APPLY NOW before you miss your chance to join this amazing team making a big difference to New Zealand every single day!

    Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa
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