Who we are?
Canstaff is a New Zealand owned and operated Recruitment and labour hire company. Canstaff is an Immigration New Zealand Accredited Employer with offices throughout New Zealand, specializing in Construction, Engineering, Civil Construction, Logistics, and Manufacturing sectors.
We are seeking experienced hammer hands and carpenters who have a minimum of three years of relevant industry experience to join the team throughout the Queenstown Lakes district.
We are in need of reliable people, with initiative who can fit in with a team, and display attention to detail and the ability to think on their feet.
Successful candidates will have the following attributes:
- Minimum of three years of relevant experience. No qualifications required.
- Focus on health and safety,
- Be able to work effectively in a team as well as alone.
- Show initiative and enthusiasm and be able to multi-task.
- Have good communication skills.
- Must be able to pass a drug test and no criminal history.
- Reliable transport essential.
Your duties will include, but are not limited to:
- Produce work using saws, chisels, and planes. Assembles cut and shaped materials and fastens them together with nails, dowel pins, or glue.
- Verifies trueness of structure with plumb bob and carpenters level.
- Erects framework for structures and lays subflooring.
- Erecting framework and roof framing, laying sub-flooring and floorboards.
- Nailing fascia panels, sheathing roofs, and fitting exterior wall cladding and door and window frames.
- Cutting wood joints.
- Assemble prepared wood to form structures and fittings ready to install.
- Apply shock-absorbing, sound-deadening, and decorative paneling to ceilings and walls.
- Fit and install prefabricated window frames, doors, doorframes, weather stripping, interior, and exterior trim and finish hardware.
- Construct concrete formwork and chutes for pouring concrete.
- Erect scaffolding and ladders for assembling structures above ground level.
- Other duties as required.
If this role sounds like you, do not hesitate to apply online today!