project management in Christchurch

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job details

christchurch, canterbury
job type
NZ$ 120,000 - NZ$ 130,000 per year
reference number
amy green, randstad
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job description

Our client requires a Project Manager who can “hit the ground” running. As Project Manager you will display a high level of contract management experience, have experience in civil contracting and project delivery experience on projects up to $30 million. Your main focus will be waste and storm water systems, water supply pipelines, pumping and filtration systems, civil structures such as pump stations.

Based in the Christchurch, you will ensure projects are completed in accordance with contractual specifications, design requirements, time and cost constraints and to business objectives.

Key responsibilities will be to monitor, track and report the projects performance against the contracted obligations and also to control project programming, cost control, quality control, purchasing and procurement, contract administration, general site administration and the activities of sub contractors.

You will need to have:

  • Proven experience with successful project delivery, preferably working as the contractor on civil construction projects
  • High level of commercial acumen
  • Produced month end cost reports and contract programme
  • Management of weekly and monthly budgets, and financial reporting
  • Comprehensive understanding of health, safety, environment, and quality systems and processes
  • A great attitude and enjoy working as part of a team
  • Tertiary qualification (NZCE, Diploma or BE Civil)

Please note this role requires travel and you will need to flexible with spending time away from Christchurch.

In return for your hard work, you will be offered an impressive remuneration package and career progression – with the opportunity to eventually take control of this side of their business.

Join a motivated and inspired team working for a company known for the delivery of high profile projects.

For more information on this role and others in the Civil Construction sector space, please call Amy Green on 03 335 3820.

To apply for this role, please forward your up to date CV in a word format to Amy Green at or click on the appropriate link.

The Randstad CPE team (Construction, Property and Engineering), Sharon McSporran (Design Engineering Specialist), Tanya Guerin (Commercial and Residential Construction Specialist), Amy Green (Civil Construction Specialist) are currently resourcing for a number of permanent and contract positions. For full details please visit our website at or call the team on 0800 86 96 75. Thank you.


project manager, civil construction