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Jul 10, 2024

Carpenters & Hammerhands For Blenheim Project

Wages: $25.00 - $32.00 depending on experience; contracting rates negotiable
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About The Role:
Carpenters & Hammerhands come join our team on an exciting Large Residential Project in Blenheim. This project encompasses all aspects of first and second fix carpentry, including windows, doors, installing hardware, and all things residential carpentry. Our client is a large South Island construction company with a substantial forward workload.

What's In It For You:

  • Frames arriving mid July!
  • $30 daily fuel allowance for those traveling from out of town!
  • Two years work!
  • Experienced Leadhands & Forepersons on site!

What You Will Be Doing:

  • Perform high-quality carpentry work with a strong focus on detail and precision.
  • Ensure the use of PPE at all times, including glasses and gloves.
  • Be present for pre-start meetings at 7:15 AM and have tools started and working by 7:30 AM daily.
  • Follow construction processes as set out by forepersons.
  • Use all carpentry tools proficiently and work comfortably from a scaffold.

What We Require:

  • Understanding of the NZ building code
  • Strong attention to detail and a strong commitment to H&S
  • Valid Site safe passport - we can assist with this
  • Reliable transport
  • Ability to pass pre-employment Drug test


  • Proven experience in residential carpentry minimum 5 years.
  • Experience with heights and harnesses is advantageous.
  • Ability to work from a scaffold.
  • Operate a powder-actuated Hilti gun safely and effectively.
  • Full set of carpentry tools, including a nail gun.


  • Minimum 2 years experience in residential construction.
  • Must have hand tools and an impact driver.
  • Must be comfortable working with all carpentry tools.
  • Proven track record of reliability!

If you are a skilled carpenter or hammerhand looking for a long-term opportunity in Blenheim and meet the above requirements, we would love to hear from you. Apply now to join the dedicated team at Max People and contribute to this exciting project.

All applications must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand

Why Choose Max People?
Max People, started out as a specialised construction recruitment agency and has been a trailblazer in providing customised labour-hire solutions to leading construction firms throughout New Zealand. We've since expanded our reach into the agriculture, manufacturing, and logistics sectors. Begin your career journey with Max People today!

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