Structural Steel Foreman

Job title : Structural Steel Foreman
Location : Wellington
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Thomas Smith
Job reference : TS70118

Patton Engineering have a proven track record in structural steelwork fabrication and erection, with a significant level of demand for their services in Wellington they are now expanding their team delivering new build structures and seismic upgrade projects in the capital in partnership with some of New Zealand's leading Main Contractors.

This site based leadership role requires a talented Foreman / Supervisor who is confident in their ability to run multiple projects on-site, ensuring progress is maintained and work is delivered to high quality levels in a safe manner.


  • Provide hands on leadership to a team of structural steel installers

  • Co-ordinate with a range of subcontractors to ensure project deliverables are met

  • Maintain a constant focus on Health and Safety

  • Interact professional with the Client

  • Manage documentation

  • Encourage and mentor less experienced colleagues

Skills and experience required:

  • 10 years + experience in Structural Steel industry and experience with large scale steel erection, ideally 350 tonne plus projects

  • Formal Trade or Structural qualification

  • Certified to work at heights, with MEWP ticket

  • Site Safe

  • Ability to understand construction drawings and specification

  • Computer literacy

  • Physically fit and drug free

  • New Zealand working rights essential

This position is ideally suited to a career minded person seeking to join a business with a proven capability who can offer secure employment, the opportunity to work within a highly motivated team and a highly competitive salary package.

For more information contact Thomas Smith on (04) 917 0868 / 021 917 295, apply online or email your CV to, quoting Ref:TS70118