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Labour Hire Christchurch, New Zealand

Max People specialises in construction recruitment offering temporary labour hire, managed labour teams and carpentry subcontracting to the civil, commercial and residential sectors throughout New Zealand.

Why Max?

We have dedicated our focus to creating the most effective labour hire solution for the construction industry - one that would add significant value to our construction clients while providing stable employment to construction workers throughout Christchurch despite industry peaks and troughs.

Our aim is to partner and service the needs of New Zealand's leading construction companies in the civil, commercial and residential sectors who have a 30% transient workforce per annum. Our tiered labour hire packages are an effective solution to the pain points and challenges associated with the recruitment, management and maintenance of a supplementary workforce, which ultimately result in cost savings for your construction projects.

Our process:

While we have a flexible business model, the one thing our clients can 100% rely on is Max People's robust end to end recruitment, onboarding and candidate care processes. These processes ensure that not only do we find you the right talent but that we retain them.

  • Work history reference checks with previous employers
  • Ministry of Justice check and drug screening
  • Max People onboarding - general and health and safety inductions
  • Health and safety site visits
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Weekly candidate care calls

On the construction labour hire side, our scope ranges from

Carpenters Machine Operators
Hammerhands Drivers
Skilled Labourers Steel Fixers
Formworkers Painters
Foremen General Labourers


Temporary Recruitment

With the ever-increasing competitive pressures of the construction industry, new employment legislation and the variable nature of construction timelines, temporary staff can be an excellent solution to a short term problem. Max People recruit for both short and long term contract assignments throughout the civil, commercial and residential sectors nationally.

We draw on our extensive global and local talent pools to source the very best calibre of skilled people for our clients.

The end result; a motivated, managed, self-performing labour team that is equipped with the necessary PPE, training and health and safety awareness.

Permanent Recruitment

At Max People, we believe that our people are our biggest asset. Yours are too! With the construction industry in full swing throughout the Southern Hemisphere, our clients are growing and nothing drives business growth like quality people. Max People provides a 360-degree permanent recruitment service for all roles across civil, commercial and residential sectors nationally.

Our dedicated Recruitment team assess the recruiting requirements of our clients in order to gain a more thorough understanding of their corporate strategy, objectives and workplace culture.

This empowers us to identify organisational culture, behaviour and key skills for the required appointments.

Services to our clients include:

  • Workforce Planning
  • Executive Search/ Head Hunting
  • Retained and/or Contingent Search
  • Advertised selection and/or Contract Management

The end result; an effective, outsourced staffing solution enabling our clients to focus on their core priorities. A high quality, a permanent appointment that adds value to your bottom line.


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