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Nor West Contracting Ltd is an independent family owned company with a large focus on earthworks, drainage and civil contracts. Due to company growth, we are currently looking for the following experienced staff to join our team to work on a wide variety of projects through-out the Canterbury region.

 

Why work for Nor West?

  • Great team environment, very active social club
  • Breakfast supplied daily at our main yard
  • Opportunity to progress your career and skills with an ongoing training programme.
  • And of course, excellent wages offered.

 


 

Civil Labourers

The successful applicant must have:

  • Experience in any of the following – kerb prep, path construction and asphalt or roading formation
  • Full drivers licence
  • Must take pride in his or her work and have a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Ability to communicate clearly and complete paperwork accurately
  • Must be safety focused

 


 

Civil Foreman

The successful applicant must have:

  • Civil industry experience with a ‘Can Do’ attitude and the ability to motivate and lead a team is essential
  • This role involves leading the crew by being physically involved in carrying out the work
  • Full drivers licence and site safe or construct safe passport
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to complete and comply with all H & S requirements essential
  • Strong focus on QA

Excellent wage and vehicle supplied.

 


 

Drainage Labourer – Specialist Role

The successful applicant must have experience in the following:

  • Air testing
  • Hydro static air testing
  • Benching/plastering manholes
  • Raising manhole lids
  • Sealing and water stopping
  • Confined spaces
  • High quality workmanship and attention to detail
  • Knowledge of different Council specs, is an advantage
  • Good communication as liaising with engineers/council reps
  • Must be safety and QA focused, and able to communicate clearly
  • Current drivers licence

Excellent wage and vehicle supplied.

 


 

Class 2 Driver

The successful applicant must have:

  • Experience in the civil sector essential
  • Relevant licences and machine experience an advantage
  • This role includes physical work as well as driving so you must be physically fit, able and willing to jump out of the truck and get stuck in.
  • Must be able to accurately complete trucking paperwork

 


Water Cart & Moxy Drivers

The successful applicant must have:

  • Experience in the civil sector essential
  • Relevant licences, and machine experience an advantage
  • Must be physically fit, able and willing to jump out of the truck and get stuck in on the ground if needed.
  • Strong focus on safety and must be able to accurately complete trucking paperwork

 


 

For all the above roles you will be required to pass a pre-employment Drug & Alcohol test.

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    Now ISO accredited for quality and environmental

    Very pleased to announce Nor West Contracting Limited has achieved ISO accreditation for Quality and Environmental Management. With our freshly minted certificates to become part of our growing list of company attributes, this is a part of the process to remain the preferred supplier to our industry partners and strengthen our position in the marketplace.

    Congratulations to the Company Directors, Senior Leadership Team, Project and Site Managers who have demonstrated a high level of commitment to the company projects and a long term vision for growth.