Higgins Contractors Limited

Higgins Contractors Limited

Construction & Infrastructure 

Higgins is a dynamic civil construction company with the capabilities and resources to deliver fully integrated services and products. We design and build a diverse range of commercial and residential developments, local body infrastructure, roading and sports infrastructure. The Higgins service is delivered by a close-knit team, bound together by family-based values with a ‘customer number one’ focus.

Engagement Level 1

Business Visit

Visit a business and take a tour of their premises

Business Presentation

Present to a small group of youth either at school or in your workplace about your business and its opportunities

Career Discussion

Host and engage 1 or more youth in a discussion around job opportunities and career progressions in your business

Business Induction

Receive an in-depth business induction in a business you have a real interest in

Engagement Level 2

Currently not available

Engagement Level 3

Skills Review or Feedback Session

Receive objective and useful feedback to improve your work readiness skill set (either as a one-off or ongoing arrangement)

Engagement Level 4

Please note: volunteer/work placements designated with an asterix * tend to lend themselves well to the License 2 Work (L2W) programme. This is encouraged by YETE. For further information about L2W is available here.


* Ongoing

Attend a work experience placement in a business in an ongoing manner e.g. 5 days in a row/ 1 day/week for a school Term or Year

* Rangatahi to Mahi (R2M) – (youth to work)

Attend a placement for 1/day/week over a minimum of 5 months for youth with a business that you have a strong interest in. This placement includes License to Work (L2W) and the possibility of full or part time employment at the end of the placement.

Part Time Employment

This could be after school, in the holiday period, or during the school day (school and whānau approval required)

Higgins Contractors Limited – Opportunities Application Form

If you’d like to take advantage of any of the opportunities seen above, please contact Higgins directly, or use the Contact Form below!


Andrew Linton
Phone: 06 370 0444
Location: State Highway 2, Waingawa, Carterton 5791
Postal Address: PO Box 193, Masterton
Email: a.linton@higgins.co.nz
Email: k.goodin@higgins.co.nz (Contact for Business Induction only) 
Website: www.higgins.co.nz

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