project manager in Christchurch

lorraine toppo, randstad
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christchurch, canterbury
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3 years
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As Project Manager you will display a high level of contract management, civil contracting and project delivery experience on road construction, drainage, land development and greenfield projects across the Canterbury region.

The scope of works for the projects will include; drainage, roading – including footpath, pavements and kerb channel as well as sewage and storm water works.

The key responsibilities for this role include clear and direct leadership to your team whilst you deliver accurate contractual and financial management of contracts. Ideally you will have experience working on the contractor side of civil construction projects as well as knowledge of tendering, estimations, and quantity surveying. Experience within tendering, programming, development of methodologies and attribute writing is desirable yet not essential.

To ensure success in this role you will ideally bring with you;

  • Tertiary qualified (NZCE, Diploma or BE Civil) or long term experience
  • Excellent ability and knowledge of the Canterbury region/market
  • Successful team leadership and people management
  • Awareness of the importance of both internal and external customers
  • The ability to multi task and work in a fast paced environment
  • Advanced and professional interpersonal and communication skills
  • The ability to communicate with Clients, Engineers and Supervisors keeping best practice and company ethics in mind
  • Willingness to work outside of business hours to meet deadlines in peak periods

In return you will have the opportunity to work for a prosperous and supportive civil contractor who will reward you with an attractive salary and benefit package.

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

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

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Project Manager

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree