Civil Construction

Got a can-do attitude? A career in civil construction might be for you, and the options are endless! There’s so many places to move into, from labourer to leader.

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Working in HWR’s contracting division means you’ll be specialising in civil construction and maintenance. When someone asks you how your day was, your reply will never be “just another day at the office” with all the projects HWR works on! You could be working on repairing New Zealand’s state highway network, or you might be managing a team to bring a significant Government project to life.

Roles in civil construction include:

  • Construction operator/labourer
  • Construction foreman
  • Contracts manager
  • Divisional manager

Be part of an enthusiastic team that is involved in the development of commercial and residential sites, road maintenance and construction, bridging, and other general contracting activities.

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Work perks.

Working with HWR comes with a heap of benefits, including health insurance, fuel and tyre discounts and professional development opportunities galore. And once you’re working for HWR, if you shoulder tap someone for a role across any of our companies and they’re hired, you get $1000!