site manager / christchurch / commercial in Christchurch

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job details

christchurch, canterbury
job type
NZ$ 90,000 - NZ$ 115,000 per year
reference number
tanya guerin, randstad
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job description

The company has been in the New Zealand market for over 20 years. They are a solid player in the commercial sector nationally working across a broad range of sectors, from industrial, retail, commercial, to educational, medical/healthcare and more… Due to sustained growth they have a requirement for an experienced Site Manager on a permanent basis to be initially based on a new build commercial project in Christchurch.

Your new role

Due to continual growth in a demanding market place the company have a requirement for a Site Manager to be based on a new build development in Christchurch. As Site Manager you must have extensive knowledge of being part of the operational management team on large-scale projects, working to demanding schedules whilst maintaining a focus on the overall running of the site. The expectancy will be to have excellent contractual knowledge, ordering materials and supervising subcontractors. You will be involved with the design and build of the project and be required to make changes, when needed, to drawings and plans.

What you'll need to succeed

  • This role will suit someone who has a trade background and has built their career up through years in the trade, with heavy exposure on commercial projects
  • Experience delivering commercial project from $5M - $20M is a non negotiable! This is necessary for this role as all projects are within the commercial sector.
  • Communication style – lead by example, having a solutions focus is key!

What you'll get in return

This is an immediate and permanent opportunity for a Site Manager with experience on new build construction projects. The contractor has been awarded multiple high profile projects recently and this trend looks set to continue for the forthcoming year.

What you need to do now

To apply, have a confidential chat about this opportunity/other alternative positions available or discuss your career direction and potential, please contact Tanya Guerin on:

Phone +64 3 335 3844

Mobile +64 21 313447



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

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



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