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$28.00 – $30.00 per hour

Job Type



Job Description:

  • Measure, cut and shape pipes
  • Install, join and seal pipes and fittings
  • Install and maintain hot water and heating systems such as hot water tanks, central heating, gas heaters and heat pumps
  • Lay or repair drains, and get consents from local councils to do the work
  • Install and repair roofing pipes and spouting
  • Replace or repair damaged or blocked water, sewerage and gas pipes
  • Install fixtures such as gas stoves, toilets, basins, septic tanks and air-conditioning systems

Ideal candidate must have:

  • Knowledge of plumbing and drainage materials and methods
  • Skill in interpreting designs, plans and instructions
  • Knowledge of building and safety regulations
  • Knowledge of the Building Code in relation to plumbing, gasfitting and drainage
  • Be willing to undergo occasionally drug test while employed
  • Be flexible with work hours, if needed (might work during the weekends)
  • Have NZ residency, citizenship, or valid NZ work visa
  • (May be required to) work in different locations – Northland, Auckland, Waikato, Bay of Plenty, Gisborne, Hawke’s Bay, Taranaki, Manawatu-Whanganui, Wellington, Nelson-Tasman, Marlborough, West Coast, Canterbury, Otago, Southland.


  • Relocation assistance
  • Travel reimbursement


  • 8 hour shift

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay

COVID-19 considerations:

All staff and customers are required to wear a mask, the collection is available, common surfaces are sanitized regularly, vaccination requirements, etc.

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Auckland City, Auckland: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • 2 years (Required)

Application Closing Date: Ongoing

Job Category: Drainlayers
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Auckland

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