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Excavator Operators

Beach Bay Group is a well-established, rapidly growing construction company based in Canterbury and is looking to recruit capable Excavator Operators for a range of residential construction and landscaping projects.

About the role

With plenty of forward work in the pipeline, we're on the lookout for experienced heavy machinery and excavation operators. 

In this role, you would play an important part in our residential earthwork projects such as foundation and driveway digouts. You will take pride in your high standard of work, have the ability to gel with our team, and be prepared to get stuck in and complete whatever tasks are required. Team and cultural fit are of as equal importance to your technical ability and experience. 


We're looking for someone with:   

  • Extensive excavator experience 

  • Hold a valid operator licence

  • Proficiency with the use of tablets, smartphones, and construction management software e.g. Buildertrend (preferred but not essential)

  • Construct Safe, Site Safe, and First Aid certifications (preferred but not essential)


A bonus if you have experience in: 

  • Landscaping (Hardscaping)

  • Drainage 

  • Carpentry 


Minimum 3-5 years of experience, A full, clean (manual) NZ driver's licence, and a can-do attitude are essential to fit within our team culture and succeed in this role.

This is a positive team environment and we take pride in the fact our staff enjoy coming to work each day. If you are looking to take the next step in your career, we’d like to hear from you.


Note: You will need to pass a drug screen, disclose criminal convictions, and have NZ citizenship/residency or a valid work visa to apply.


If you want to learn more about this specific opportunity or others we have, please contact us or email


All inquiries will be treated with confidentiality.

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