A Lower Hutt chippy nailed the judges with his "confident attitude and in-depth knowledge" to be named the lower North Island Registered Master Builders Carters 2017 Apprentice of the Year.
NZ's building and construction industry came together in August at the second "all-of-industry" Constructive Forum.
A young builder's knack with technology has resulted in him being recognised as the local Apprentice of the Year. Born and raised in Napier, Jack Clifford 22, won the top award at the Hawke's Bay and East Coast Registered Master Builders 2017 Apprent