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Nov 14, 2023

Leading Hand Carpenter

Wages: $32.00 - $34.00 per hour; contracting rates negotiable
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If you are an experienced and motivated Leading Hand Carpenter looking for an opportunity to work with a friendly and award-winning construction company, this is the job for you. Join our team in Christchurch, and be a part of a company that values quality and safety. Apply today and take the next step in your carpentry career!

What’s In It For You:

  • Ongoing work for the right candidates!
  • Career progression!
  • Tool allowance!
  • Small team, friendly crew!
  • Locally owned award-winning business!
  • Quality and pride in the job is valued!

What You Will Be Doing:

  • Running a crew of 3-4
  • Reading and interpreting plans
  • Using various carpentry techniques, including measuring, cutting, shaping, and joining
  • Assembling wood and other construction materials
  • Identifying and solving construction-related problems or challenges that may arise during the project.
  • Effectively communicating with clients, contractors, and team members
  • Observing Health & Safety regulations on the site

What Is Required Of You:

  • Trade Qualified Carpenter
  • Previous experience as a leading hand
  • Full set of hand and power tools
  • Ability to read and interpret plans
  • Strong commitment to Health & Safety
  • Awareness of local building codes, regulations, and safety standards
  • Reliable transport
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment drug test

Licenses / Tickets Required:

  • Site Safe (we can assist with this)
  • Full Class 1 drivers license

To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and qualifications. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences. Apply online TODAY to Join The Max Team!

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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