Careers

Take the next step in your construction career...

If you're interested in working for Foster Construction Limited, we'd love to hear from you. 

Simply complete the online registration form below or post in your current CV with a cover letter and address it to:

The General Manager
Foster Construction Ltd
PO Box 10063
Te Rapa
Hamilton 3241

NEW! Introducing the Foster Construction Cadetship Programme 2017Foster Construction Cadetship Programme 

Foster Construction is a great place for building a career, and we are always on the lookout for enthusiastic young people to join the team.

We are excited to once again be inviting applicants for the cadetship programme. This is an excellent opportunity to gain a career in the construction industry with the potential to attain supervisory and management roles with the company.

It's simple to apply for the Foster Construction Cadetship Programme. All you need to do is talk to your careers advisor or Gateway teacher and ask them to write a letter of recommendation, which you need to include when filling in the online application form below. Don’t delay - applications for the cadetship programme are only open for a limited time.

All the information is included here, or grab a FutureForce Waikato magazine available at your high school or college now!

Online Registration Form

APPLICANT DETAILS

Date of Application:
Your Given Names:*
Your Family Name:*
Are you known by any other names?
Please specify:
Your Contact Address:*
E-mail Address:*
A confirmation e-mail will be sent to this address
Your Contact Phone Numbers: Daytime*
Evening
Mobile


EMPLOYMENT INTERESTS*

Career of Interest:

Quantity Surveyor
Estimator
Project Manager
Site Manager/Foreman
Carpenter
Labourer
Looking at an apprenticeship
Administration
Apply for the Foster Cadetship Programme


LEGAL WORK STATUS

Have you reached the current school leaving age? Yes No
Are you legally entitled to work in New Zealand? Please tick box that applies to you:

A New Zealand Citizen (or an Australian citizen)
A holder of a New Zealand residence permit
A holder of a current work permit
Other entitlement - please specify:


CONVICTIONS*

Have you been convicted of a criminal offence in the last 10 years?

Yes No

If yes, please provide brief details:

Are you awaiting the hearing of charges in a civil or criminal court of law?

Yes No

If yes, please provide brief details:


EMPLOYMENT

Have you ever worked for Foster Construction Limited before?

Yes No

If yes, please provide brief details:

Do you have secondary employment?

Yes No

If yes, please provide brief details:

If your application is successful when could you commence employment?

Date available to start:

Period of notice required in current employment:

Other:

Are you prepared to handle all products, materials or equipment used in the industry? Yes No  


DRIVERS LICENCE

Do you hold a current drivers licence? Yes No

If yes, what class/es?

Drivers Licence Number:

MEDICAL

Have you had an injury or medical condition, including those caused by gradual process, disease or infection (for example hearing loss, sensitivity to chemicals, repetitive strain injuries) that may be aggravated or further contributed to by the tasks of the position applied for?

 

Yes No

If yes, please provide brief details:

This information is relevant to any efforts Fosters Construction Ltd may take to accommodate you conditions and ensure that the workplace is safe and healthy.


REFEREES

Please provide accurate names and postal addresses of two people who have agreed to act as your referee and from whom we may request a confidential reference.

Referee 1
 
Referee Name:
Relationship:
Address:
Phone:
Mobile:
Email:
Referee 2
 
Referee Name:
Relationship:
Address:
Phone:
Mobile:
Email:

I hereby authorise Foster Construction Ltd to carry out reference checks with those referees listed above, in my Curriculum Vitae, or as requested by Foster Construction Ltd at any time during the recruitment process. Yes No *


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Please type or paste your covering letter into the space provided below and attach an electronic version of your current Curriculum Vitae.

 

Type or paste your covering letter here:
Attach your CV here:

DECLARATION*

I (full name) declare that to the best of my knowledge the information provided in this application and in any curriculum vitae provided is correct and I understand that if any false or misleading information is given, or any material fact suppressed, I will not be employed, or if I am employed, my employment will be terminated. I also understand that any false information given in relation to my medical history with regards to gradual process, disease or infection can result in my loss of entitlement for any ACC compensation. I further understand that any offer of employment if made is conditional on my obtaining a full medical clearance through Foster Construction Ltd's pre-employment medical.

Accept Declaration

Yes
No