Join the largest and most experienced construction team in Taranaki

Clelands is an army of construction professionals, tradespeople and support staff. We are the largest and most experienced construction team in Taranaki and are proud of our people, our culture, our history, the product we create and the relationships we build.

If you would like to join the green army at Clelands and have the skills, drive and passion for what we do, apply below.



Provide value for customers

Contribute to our community


Be technical experts & problem solvers

Train, develop & invest in people


Deliver on our promises

Be fair & transparent


Encourage collaboration & teamwork

Set direction & take action


Acknowledge our history

Strengthen our future

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Culture & Benefits

We offer our valued staff:

  • Competitive wages and benefits
  • Diverse activities and experience
  • Support from management
  • A culture of quality, safety, delivery and integrity
  • Opportunities to train and up-skill

Current Openings

Foremen & Carpenters

Due to a sustained increase in workload we are seeking highly skilled tradespeople/foremen to join our team. The successful applicants will need:
  • Relevant qualifications and proven experience
  • A positive friendly manner
  • Excellent understanding of construction
  • Excellent carpentry skills, and the desire to constantly achieve high standards
  • Committed to the highest standards of Health and Safety
  • Well presented
What we offer: Competitive hourly rate and conditions (reflective of ability, qualifications and experience), a friendly, reliable and highly skilled team of people to work with and a culture of quality, safety and integrity. We are committed to the future of our industry, and training is regularly undertaken externally and within our business activities. Ultimately, Clelands Construction Limited is an environment where you can excel and reach your full potential. Our business has been operating in Taranaki since 1916 and we are proud of the skill, commitment and expertise of our staff. We operate throughout various construction market sectors, the work is interesting, challenging and varied. Contact Chris Pye via to express your interest or for a confidential discussion phone Chris on 027 578 4884. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interviewing.


New Plymouth




Full Time / Permanent

Want To Join The Green Army?

If you are a potential apprentice with a great attitude, a hard working carpenter with good skills or a foreman able to plan, coordinate and communicate, then please, submit an application through the link below or simply get in touch

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