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Foundations Formworkers

Beach Bay Group is a well-established, rapidly growing residential construction company based in Canterbury and is looking for professionals who want long-term employment and are genuinely interested in construction and formwork.

About the role

You’ll be carrying out formwork and boxing for foundations in new builds, in a hands-on capacity whilst working closely with our general manager and senior project manager. Good time management and planning are essential as you'll be liaising with multiple parties including the client onsite, subcontractors, and suppliers. Supervision of multiple team members onsite may also be required. The role also requires a high standard of personal presentation and workmanship together with strong customer service skills.

A full (manual) NZ driver's license and a can-do attitude are essential to fit within our team culture and succeed in this role.


We're looking for someone with:   

  • Previous experience in either formwork or foundations

  • A willingness to learn and follow instructions

  • Proficiency in demonstrating the safe use of power tools   

  • 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

  • Concrete placing and finishing

  • Drainage 

  • Carpentry

  • Operatating excavation machinery

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 construction 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 enquiries will be treated with confidentiality.

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