Careers

Taylors Contracting Co Ltd aims to employ the best person available for the job taking into consideration the balance of skills, knowledge, attitude and personal characteristics required. The information supplied on your CV and our application form will be held by us for the purpose of assessing your suitability for employment. In order for us to achieve this all applicants are required to fill out our standard application form, which you can download by clicking here.

See below for our current vacancies. These are also listed in the local newspapers, on Trade Me and SEEK.

If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact the HR Advisor Amelia Bradley by email amelia@taycon.co.nz or phone 021 329 599.

Current Vacancies

Heavy Diesel Mechanic

Are you looking for a new challenge in a supportive working environment?

Due to the continual growth of the company we are currently seeking an experienced Heavy Equipment Mechanic to join our team.

Key skills and attributes:
To be successful in this role, you will:
* Be a trade qualified diesel technician with skills in hydraulics, modern diesel engines and related electronics
* Possess a class 1 driver’s license
* Demonstrate a strong commitment to Health and Safety
* Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose mechanical failures and recommend solutions
* Ability to work alone and as part of a team
* Excellent communication skills
* Have a positive attitude and strong work ethic
* Have a willingness to learn and comply with our policies and procedures

This position will require work away from home

What we offer:
* Health insurance
* Access to staff purchasing discounts including fuel
* Continued training, support and development of skills
* A friendly and supportive team environment

What next?
If you think you have what it takes to excel in this role, please send your CV along with a cover letter to amelia@taycon.co.nz.

Dump Truck Operators

Taylors Contracting Co. Ltd is currently seeking dump truck operator’s to join our team!

To be successful in this role you will have:
* A full NZ driver’s license with class 4
* WTR is an advantage
* A safe work record and be drug free with a genuine commitment to Health and Safety
* Extreme Reliability and dependability
* Excellent communication and time management skills

What next?
If you think you have what it takes to excel in this role, please send your CV along with a cover letter to amelia@taycon.co.nz

About Us:
Taylors Contracting is a leading family owned and operated Civil and Earthmoving contractor in New Zealand with our Head Quarters located in Brightwater Nelson and a branch in Christchurch. We have been in business for 47 years with a solid reputation for innovative solutions and teamwork. We specialise in civil and infrastructure construction including medium to large scale land development, earthworks, site-works, dams, and roading.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Workshop Yard Hand

We are looking for a candidate who has a positive can-do attitude with a friendly nature and loves to be part of a team.

The successful candidate will be:
* Fit and reliable
* Must be prepared for labour intensive tasks
* Hold at least a restricted drivers licence as you will be required to collect/ pick up supplies
* Prepared to carry out a large variety of general workshop and yard duties

We are open to discuss part-time or full-time options.

What we offer:
* Health Insurance
* Fuel Discounts
* Continued training, support and development of skills
* A friendly and supportive team environment

What next?
If you think you have what it takes to excel in this role, please send your CV along with a cover letter to amelia@taycon.co.nz

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.