Job details.

Location
Christchurch
Salary
NZD24 - NZD25 per hour
Job Type
Temporary
Ref
286916
Posted
21 days ago

Job SearchConstruction/Building

Demolition Worker

Job details.

Location
Christchurch
Salary
NZD24 - NZD25 per hour
Job Type
Temporary
Ref
286916
Posted
21 days ago
Job Description:
We are looking for an experienced demolition laborer to undertake a variety of tasks involved in the demolition of buildings and structures. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of safety regulations and proven experience in the demolition industry.
Responsibilities:
  • Perform demolition of buildings, structures, and other sites as directed.
  • Operate hand and power tools, including jackhammers, sledgehammers, and concrete saws.
  • Assist in the setup and maintenance of scaffolding and safety barriers.
  • Safely remove debris and ensure proper disposal in compliance with environmental regulations.
  • Work collaboratively with team members to complete projects efficiently and safely.
  • Follow instructions from supervisors and project managers to meet project specifications and deadlines.
  • Identify and safely handle hazardous materials, including asbestos and lead.
  • Conduct site clean-up and preparation for new construction.
Requirements:
  • Minimum of 1 years of experience in demolition work.
  • Proficiency in operating demolition tools and heavy machinery.
  • Strong knowledge of safety protocols and OSHA regulations.
  • Ability to read and interpret construction blueprints and plans.
  • Physical stamina and ability to perform labor-intensive tasks.
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Asbestos Awareness Training (preferred).
What We Offer:
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • A supportive and safety-focused work environment.
  • Ongoing training and certification opportunities.