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

Upcoming Openings

Carpentry Apprenticeship 2021

Clelands aims to be a leader across industry in the training and development of tradespeople. Our apprenticeship programme is the starting point of our commitment to train, grow and improve the skillset in our industry. If you have a passion for what we do and the attitude and drive to achieve a carpentry qualification, we can help you on your journey. What we offer: A structured learning environment. Dedicated management staff assigned to apprentice development. Reliable and highly skilled team of people to work with and a culture of quality, safety and integrity. 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. Expressions of interest are accepted from September 1st through to October 31st. Expressions of interest should be submitted to Clelands Operations Manager Chris Pye via Applicants should provide an up to date CV with relevant references. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interviewing.


New Plymouth


18th January 2021


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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