project manager - civil construction in Christchurch

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christchurch, canterbury
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NZ$ 110,000 - NZ$ 130,000 per year
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amy green, randstad
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job description

The Company:

This company is an innovative market leader that continues to build on its success, year by year, lead by an experienced team of project management professionals.

With further growth throughout the South Island and major Civil projects underway, there is a vacancy to join this already successful team as a Project Manager. This challenging role requires a person that is comfortable and competent in working on detailed and large projects and looking to make their mark in this company and in the region.

The Opportunity:

With significant project pipeline, you will find diversity and variety in the future, not to mention job security.

As Project Management you will have full responsibility for major projects including; project time lines and schedules, budgeting and forecasting, contract negotiations, and stakeholder relationships. Projects include; earthworks, land development, roading, civil and drainage.

This position will require an applicant with the tenacity and determination to be one of the best Project Managers in the region. If you have excellent organisation skills, ability to deal with pressure, strong communication and leadership qualities, then this is the next role for you.

To be considered for this position you need to demonstrate:

  • Significant project management experience on large and expansive projects
  • Project experience ranging from negotiation and design phase through to post construction reporting
  • Confidence on a range of projects
  • Proven leadership ability to motivate and inspire staff
  • Excellent communication and project reporting and document management skills
  • Sound technical ability and professional attitude, proven financial acumen in budget and cost control
  • Excellent knowledge and implementation of New Zealand health and safety standards

What you get in return:
A highly competitive salary will be negotiated with the successful candidate - it's up to you to make it happen! This is a great company with a culture for success. With a positive approach and a vast range of experience in their ranks, this is a great company to work with and an excellent environment in which to enhance your skills.

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.

Only those with a Valid Work Visa or Full Working Rights for New Zealand will be considered.

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, land development, greenfield development, earthworks