Careers FAQ | TDG Environmental



Career FAQ

We have included questions most commonly asked by candidates joining the TDG team.

With operations as large as ours, the answer is usually yes! Go to available jobs.

Our industry varies hugely, but some of the most common roles that come up from time-to-time include:

  • Vehicle operators
  • CCTV drainage operator
  • Jet/Vac truck operator
  • Mechanics
  • Traffic controller
  • Drain Labourer
  • Operations supervisors
  • Operator – Robotics/Patching
  • Project Managers
  • Business development managers
  • Business development executives
  • Sales representatives
  • Technicians
  • and more

It is not necessary to have any qualifications or certifications to join our field team in New Zealand. We will provide all the necessary training. However, you must have a full driver’s license.


In Australia, it is essential to have a valid white card, while a confined space and working at heights ticket are preferred but not necessary.


As we operate heavy machinery and work with stormwater and sewers, all candidates must undergo a medical examination, drug and alcohol test, and criminal conviction/police check.

Our values are:
Respect for people

Our people are the foundation we are built on, we value them and encourage their professional and individual development and diversity as we equally respect and serve our clients and the broader community.

Manage by Fact

Our objective is to achieve the best possible results from the decisions we make, to do so we strive to find the facts that support and sustain our decisions regardless of the emotions that may come from our findings.

Strive for Continuous Improvement

We will work tirelessly to better ourselves, the way we work, our systems and processes, and the company as a whole.

We love answering this one. Minimising environmental impact is part of every thing we do – from investing in technology that allows us to locate underground utilities with minimal ground disturbance, to ensuring that we recycle maximum waste from our operations, we know our environmental role is important! We’ve even created Mainstream Recycling, a subsidiary of our business that is committed to a circular economy and ongoing innovations and continual improvement to repurpose waste for intergenerational benefit. We’re also certified to ISO 14001: 2015 (Environmental Management System).
With certification to ISO 45001: 2018 (Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems), the safety of our people is the first consideration in everything we do. We reward our team who care for their own and their team mates safety, in our monthly safety awards.

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