At Downer New Zealand, we aim to create a stronger business by focusing on our relationships. It’s the trusted relationships we build with our customers, colleagues and communities that allow us to create and sustain our modern environment.
Downer has been designing, building and sustaining New Zealand’s infrastructure for over a century and is a leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. With over 12,000 employees in New Zealand, we work alongside some of New Zealand’s biggest businesses, councils and government agencies.
Safety and community are at the heart of our business and we aim to employ the best people and bring thought leadership to each stage of the asset lifecycle.
Through our family of brands, we can design, build and maintain a city. The Downer family also includes Hawkins for non-residential building projects, Spotless for Integrated Facilities Services, Road Science, developing innovative road and pavement technologies and Taylors Laundries.
What we offer
Our company has been built by bringing together teams of great people to deliver excellent work for our customers.
We’re dedicated to nurturing our people personally and professionally through skills development, competitive benefits, career pathways and fostering a proudly diverse workplace.
Training and development
Ongoing professional development is important for all Downer employees to ensure that our people and their skills grow with the business. Our focus on development is designed to ensure that we deliver maximum value to our customers and the services we provide. Some of the learning and development initiatives we offer include inductions, Zero Harm and compliance, project management, leadership and mentoring programs.
Diversity and inclusiveness
Downer works to foster a diverse and inclusive workplace that facilitates opportunity and respect. Our focus on gender and cultural inclusiveness is active and ongoing, and through various initiatives we aim to help close the gap between indigenous and non-indigenous communities.
As an employee of Downer, you may benefit from a range of career support programs, wellbeing packages and financial benefits, available through us and our selected partners.