A RECRUITMENT drive has been launched to offer people the chance to begin a new life ‘Down Under.’

In response to what has been described as an “explosive demand” for construction workers, recruitment experts at Primestaff are working on behalf of one of New Zealand’s leading civil engineering firms to identify suitable candidates.

Michael Docherty, of Primestaff, said: “We are looking for quality construction workers in Scotland for a unique, life-changing, opportunity in New Zealand.

“It’s a very interesting time for the construction sector. Our client has described the demand as explosive. “

Among the roles Primestaff is looking to fill are truck drivers, diggers and operators specialising in milling, rolling, grading, asphalt, heavy machinery and water.

To find out more about the jobs on offer, phone 0141 248 4711 or register your interest via email at technical@primestaff.co.uk.