Loaders Wanganui

Careers with LOADERS

We employ 60 staff at present who are all highly skilled in their various jobs. We have a good mix of young talent and those that have several years of experience. We are very proud of our retention rate with a number of staff having been here for 20 years and some over 30.  

Current Employment Opportunities

With the positive infrastructure employment forecast in the Whanganui region- resulting in strong current and forward workload, we are looking for staff to fill a variety of roles on our team.

See below for our current vacancies, but if you think you have something to offer that is not listed below, you have an interest in the Civil Contracting Industry, and would like more information, click the button below,  to get in touch.


LOADERS Wanganui is a third generation family owned company with over 65 years in the civil contracting industry. LOADERS prides itself on having a skilled workforce and technologically advanced machinery. LOADERS is well established and highly regarded, specialising in roading, drainage, earthworks, retaining walls, subdivisions and site works. Our staff excel in an environment underpinned by our core values developed from over 65 years of successful operation. We continue to enjoy a strong current and forward workload. 

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for Site Supervisor to be part of our successful LOADERS team. Site Supervisor is a hands-on role, they are responsible for leading a team on site to complete projects to a high standard in a timely and safe fashion. 

What You’ll Need To Succeed

  • Civil works experience 
  • The ability to communicate effectively with team members,  management and the public
  • Effective planning and organisational skills
  • Leadership skills to collaborate with, motivate and develop others in your team
  • Reliable, physically fit and motivated and driven
  • Appreciation of Health and Safety, Quality and Environmental requirements in the civil industry
  • Drug free
  • Applicants must have a NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.


This role will enable you to develop and enhance your skills and experience. Training and support along with career development opportunities and clear career pathways are available. By joining LOADERS Wanganui, you’ll be supported by a reliable and inclusive family business with a culture that values and looks after its employees.

The successful applicant will receive a competitive remuneration package.

Loaders Wanganui prides itself on having an embedded Family Based positive work culture. If you enjoy working for a supportive company, with people who can have a laugh and who love coming to work each day, this is the place for you.

How to apply

If you have the right skills and would like to join Loaders, click ‘apply now’ to complete the expression of interest form. 

Call our office on 06 348 9034 or email info@loaders.co.nz for more information.

Loaders Wanganui
Loaders Wanganui