Carus are a market leader in the painting and maintenance sector, providing painting and property maintenance services throughout New Zealand.

We are looking for motivated and experienced team members who take pride in their work, while providing excellent customer service to our clients and their communities.

All roles offer great remuneration and the opportunity to be a part of a fantastic team.

Carus Group Painting at heights. Health and Safety is paramount to the service we offer.Carus Team office

 

National Operations Manager

Carus, (Latin for cherish) delivers tailored painting & maintenance solutions to the private and public sectors throughout NZ. Focused on supporting the future life of buildings, properties and facilities, our maintenance solutions reduce risks and improve the appearance of built assets, saving our customers money. Carus strive for excellence in everything they do and are proud to be the first NZ painting company to achieve Enviro-Mark Diamond certification.

Carus core values are;

  • Having pride in our appearance
  • Willing to learn and grow
  • Caring for others and their property
  • Do what you say you are going to do
  • Passion and commitment
  • Pro-active attitude

THE ROLE

We have an excellent opportunity based in our Christchurch branch for a National Operations Manager.  Working alongside the Leadership Team, you will assist in setting the strategic direction of the operations arm of the business, while effectively leading and managing the day-to-day operations of the company.

The position is responsible for:

  • The overall management of national operations including monthly forecasting and planning
  • The logistics of deploying teams to meet our client’s requirements and managing Human Resources.
  • Oversight of quality control, environmental and health & safety
  • Working alongside key team members and the Project Managers
  • Financial management of all projects in conjunction with the Finance team.

You will be able to juggle tasks, plan projects and staff allocations with ease. Your organisational skills will be exceptional!  You’ll have a head for numbers and strive for continual improvement in all operation areas. You’ll be prepared to do the hard yards, supporting our team if and as needed after business hours. And your commitment to health and safety will ensure our team work and stay safe on the job. The role will be based out of our head office in Wigram, Christchurch.

THE CANDIDATE

Ideally you will have:

  • Proven Experience in project management and an operational background
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent team leadership skills and experience working with a culturally diverse team
  • A positive attitude with great interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • A proven commitment to outstanding customer service

Ideally you will be:

  • Able to work to deadlines and manage conflicting priorities
  • A multi-tasker with exceptional organizational skills to manage competing demands
  • A HIGH attention to detail and accuracy
  • Experienced in Microsoft Office suite, particularly Outlook, Excel and Word
  • An A-grade team player, working alongside our team and sharing the passion for the success of our projects

This role is for an individual who is confident and comfortable communicating at all levels.  A relevant tertiary qualification is desirable; however, a record of success in a similar role would be of equal importance.  This is a fabulous opportunity for an individual that has the right attitude, is self-motivated, highly organized and has the desire to achieve results.  While experience in painting is preferred it is not a necessity.

If this sounds like you please apply to join our team where you can genuinely make a difference within our business.  If you believe you could be a great fit for Carus then we would love to hear from you.  The successful candidate will enjoy a competitive salary plus vehicle and will be working with a company leading the industry throughout Whangarei, Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Wellington and Christchurch.

You must be currently eligible to work in NZ long term and available for interviews at short notice.

To express your interest, please E-mail your CV to [email protected].

Applications for this role will close on the 14th September 2018.

 

Skilled Foreman Painter/Roof Sprayer – Wellington

Carus are a market leader in the painting and maintenance sector, and we are currently looking for a trade qualified painter and/or roof sprayer. Carus core values are:
• Having pride in our appearance
• Willing to learn and grow
• Caring for others and their property
• Do what you say you are going to do
• Passion and commitment
• Pro-active attitude

About the role:
Your role will be to work in a team environment to apply paint coatings to industrial and commercial buildings.
The work will include all duties which are associated to standard trade painting practices and include height safety work while roof spraying.

To be successful in the role, you will have:
• 5 years’ minimum experience as an industrial painter and/or roof sprayer and 2 years minimum experience as an acting foreman.
• Excellent communication skills and team player
• Be physically fit and have high attention to detail
• Be based in Wellington and be willingly able to travel throughout the wider Wellington area up as far as Whanganui at times.
• Take pride in your workmanship and have high finishing standards
• Have two contactable work references
• SiteSafe Passport
• Elevated work platform Certificate
• First Aid Certificate
• Height and Harness Certificate 15757
• Provide a clear Drug and Alcohol Test

If this sounds like you, please contact Harvey on 021 243 5731 to learn more about the role or alternatively please email your CV to [email protected].

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

 

Skilled Foreman Painter/Roof Sprayer – Auckland

Carus are a market leader in the painting and maintenance sector, and we are currently looking for a trade qualified painter and/or roof sprayer. Carus core values are:
• Having pride in our appearance
• Willing to learn and grow
• Caring for others and their property
• Do what you say you are going to do
• Passion and commitment
• Pro-active attitude

About the role:
Your role will be to work in a team environment to apply paint coatings to industrial and commercial buildings.
The work will include all duties which are associated to standard trade painting practices and include height safety work while roof spraying.

To be successful in the role, you will have:
• 5 years’ minimum experience as an industrial painter and/or roof sprayer and 2 years minimum experience as an acting foreman.
• Excellent communication skills and team player
• Be physically fit and have high attention to detail
• Be based in Auckland and be willingly able to travel throughout the wider Auckland area from Wellsford to Pukekohe.
• Take pride in your workmanship and have high finishing standards
• Have two contactable work references
• SiteSafe Passport
• Elevated work platform Certificate
• First Aid Certificate
• Height and Harness Certificate 15757
• Provide a clear Drug and Alcohol Test

If this sounds like you, please contact Harvey on 021 243 5731 to learn more about the role or alternatively please email your CV to [email protected].

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

 

Skilled Tradesman Painter/Roof Sprayer – Hamilton

Carus are a market leader in the painting and maintenance sector, and we are currently looking for a trade qualified painter and/or roof sprayer. Carus core values are:
• Having pride in our appearance
• Willing to learn and grow
• Caring for others and their property
• Do what you say you are going to do
• Passion and commitment
• Pro-active attitude

About the role:
Your role will be to work in a team environment to apply paint coatings to industrial and commercial buildings.
The work will include all duties which are associated to standard trade painting practices and include height safety work while roof spraying.

To be successful in the role, you will have:
• 3 years’ minimum experience as an industrial painter and/or roof sprayer
• Excellent communication skills and team player
• Be physically fit and have high attention to detail
• Be based in Hamilton and be willingly able to travel throughout the Waikato and the Bay of Plenty area.
• Take pride in your workmanship and have high finishing standards
• Have two contactable work references
• SiteSafe Passport
• Elevated work platform Certificate
• First Aid Certificate
• Height and Harness Certificate 15757
• Provide a clear Drug and Alcohol Test

If this sounds like you, please contact Harvey on 021 243 5731 to learn more about the role or alternatively please email your CV to [email protected].

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Skilled Tradesman Painter/Roof Sprayer – Bay of Plenty

Carus are a market leader in the painting and maintenance sector, and we are currently looking for a trade qualified painter and/or roof sprayer. Carus core values are:
• Having pride in our appearance
• Willing to learn and grow
• Caring for others and their property
• Do what you say you are going to do
• Passion and commitment
• Pro-active attitude

About the role:
Your role will be to work in a team environment to apply paint coatings to industrial and commercial buildings.
The work will include all duties which are associated to standard trade painting practices and include height safety work while roof spraying.

To be successful in the role, you will have:
• 3 years’ minimum experience as an industrial painter and/or roof sprayer
• Excellent communication skills and team player
• Be physically fit and have high attention to detail
• Be based in Hamilton and be willingly able to travel throughout the Waikato and the Bay of Plenty area.
• Take pride in your workmanship and have high finishing standards
• Have two contactable work references
• SiteSafe Passport
• Elevated work platform Certificate
• First Aid Certificate
• Height and Harness Certificate 15757
• Provide a clear Drug and Alcohol Test

If this sounds like you, please contact Harvey on 021 243 5731 to learn more about the role or alternatively please email your CV to [email protected].

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

 

Skilled Tradesman Painter/Roof Sprayer – Wellington

Carus are a market leader in the painting and maintenance sector, and we are currently looking for a trade qualified painter and/or roof sprayer. Carus core values are:
• Having pride in our appearance
• Willing to learn and grow
• Caring for others and their property
• Do what you say you are going to do
• Passion and commitment
• Pro-active attitude

About the role:
Your role will be to work in a team environment to apply paint coatings to industrial and commercial buildings.
The work will include all duties which are associated to standard trade painting practices and include height safety work while roof spraying.

To be successful in the role, you will have:
• 3 years’ minimum experience as an industrial painter and/or roof sprayer
• Excellent communication skills and team player
• Be physically fit and have high attention to detail
• Be based in Wellington and be willingly able to travel throughout the wider Wellington area up as far as Whanganui at times.
• Take pride in your workmanship and have high finishing standards
• Have two contactable work references
• SiteSafe Passport
• Elevated work platform Certificate
• First Aid Certificate
• Height and Harness Certificate 15757
• Provide a clear Drug and Alcohol Test

If this sounds like you, please contact Harvey on 021 243 5731 to learn more about the role or alternatively please email your CV to [email protected].

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.