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  • Civil Project Manager

    This high profile structural project requires a Project Manager at the top of their game to see the project through from start to finish.

    Our client who is the tier 1 leading civil constructor in the Christchurch rebuild at present and after the confirmation of a large private contract, is looking for an expert Project Manager to take this project by the horns. The project itself is a high value project with structural and roading aspects and starting this side of the Xmas break and continuing for 2 years.

    With a real passion for the industry and talent in utilising a combination of technical aptitude and advanced problem solving skills, you will be a Project Manager who isn’t afraid to think outside the square. This challenging role will see you tackle high profile projects and prove to the industry that you are one of the best in the business. There are a variation of project types on offer which should attract those candidates who have had a well-rounded career and exposure to a good range of successful projects.

    With a Civil Engineering tertiary qualification and extensive experience in the infrastructure industry, you will be ready to hit the ground running. Leadership through leading from the front is a desired attribute as well as your ability to communicate across different levels of staff. As always health & safety is a major focus while delivering project ahead of time and within budget.

    If this sounds like you, in return for your expertise you will receive a handsome salary package as well as world class upskilling and future opportunities with a market leader.

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • Up to $160k / package
  • Bid Manager

    Want to take up a new challenge in New Zealand? Or looking at returning? This is the opportunity you have been waiting for.

    Our client who is a top tier civil contractor is looking for a Senior Estimator / Bid Manager to join their established team and make a difference to the Christchurch rebuild. With some of the most ground breaking projects in the city on their books, this position will be great your professional profile as well as exposing you to a variation of work types.

    Having worked in a Estimations team environment before, you will be a team player as well as a clear communicator. We are in need of innovative experts who like to think outside the square and find the best possible outcome through challenging the norm. You will have tender organising experience which goes from start to finish and have a real passion for successfully winning future business for your team.

    With your relevant tertiary qualification, you will play a pivotal role within the business and in return for your commitment and hard work; you will be rewarded with a market leading salary package as well full relocation and accommodation.

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • Up to $160k / package
  • Health & Safety Advisor

    Have a passion for health and safety? Join one of Christchurch’s leading civil construction companies in a HS Advisor Role.

    Our client, one of Christchurch’s leading privately owned construction companies is looking for an experienced HS Advisor to join their team.

    This innovative company pride themselves on their commitment to Health and Safety and creating a welcome and safe environment for their employees to work in.

    The Role:

    • Provide support to the HS Manager in implementing the company’s HS practises
    • Ensure systems and databases are maintained
    • Carry out internal H&S audits and ensure that non-compliance is followed up
    • Manage database, reporting, administration and other HS data collection
    • Coordinate safe workplace practices, injury prevention and ensure employees are compliant with HS procedures

    Minimum Technical Requirements:

    • Minimum 4 years’ experience in a similar role
    • Sound knowledge of HS practices in New Zealand
    • Relevant tertiary qualification in Health and Safety
    • Working knowledge of the civil construction industry

    The successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package and the opportunity to work with one of Christchurch’s leading civil construction companies with ongoing training and support.

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • $60k / package
  • Estimator

    Opportunity for an experienced Estimator to join one of NZ’s leading glass companies in their Christchurch branch.

    Our client is one of New Zealand’s nationwide leaders in the glass industry and they are looking for an experienced Estimator to join their team. Operating from purpose built premises throughout the country, the company is committed to providing customers and clients with superior service and quality, using the latest technology available worldwide.

    The Role:

    • Prepare competitive tenders and pricing in a timely manner
    • Provide financial control to projects as they proceed
    • Measure work from plans using established professional techniques
    • Liaise with glazing department to prepare appropriate pricing packages
    • Prepare and submit progress claims
    • Value and process variation claims
    • Comply with all company Health and Safety requirements

    Minimum Technical Requirements:

    • Certificate in NZCQS or equivalent
    • Advanced knowledge in computer systems including MS Office, CAD and other software packages
    • Proven experience using construction plans, drafting technical proposals and contract bids
    • Prior experience using sales techniques to increase revenue through new business development
    • Strong problem solving skills
    • The ability to show initiative and use a proactive approach
    • Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal
    • Superior organisation and time management skills
    • Prior experience working in the glass industry an advantage

    The successful applicant will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package and the opportunity to work in one of New Zealand’s leading glass companies with ongoing training and support from key staff who offer decades of experience in the glass industry.

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • Up to $130k / package
  • Civil Estimator

    Want to take up a new challenge in New Zealand? Or looking at returning? This is the opportunity you have been waiting for.

     

    Our client who is a top tier civil contractor is looking for a Civil Estimator to join their established team and make a difference to the Christchurch rebuild. With some of the most ground breaking projects in the city on their books, this position will be great your professional profile as well as exposing you to a variation of work types.

    Having worked in an Estimations team environment before, you will be a team player as well as a clear communicator. We are in need of innovative experts who like to think outside the square and find the best possible outcome through challenging the norm. You will have tender organising experience which goes from start to finish and have a real passion for successfully winning future business for your team.

    With your relevant tertiary qualification, you will play a pivotal role within the business and in return for your commitment and hard work; you will be rewarded with a market leading salary package as well as full relocation and accommodation assistance.

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • Up to $130k / package
  • General Manager – Civil / Concrete Structures

    With an already established team we are needing a specialist Manager who has a wealth of knowledge in the concrete and structural civil industry.

    • Great Package including company profit share
    • Growing local subcontracting business
    • Immediate Start

    Our client who is a locally owned civil contractor is looking for a General Manager to take the place of a current Manager who is expanding the business in another sector.

    This is a unique position to bring an up and coming Manager into a company that you will not only give you a solid work environment with an already busy team but also the freedom to help grow the concrete and structures side of the business. The right candidate will have experience running a mid-size construction crew through dedication to quality, ability to manage and operate within an existing project management team and highly tuned business/industry acumen.

    Preferably coming from a tertiary background related to the construction industry, you will be confident in pricing work, dealing with staff/subcontractors throughout the project and ensuring the client is happy with the end result. With the aim to take this sector of the company to the next level, this role will be a demanding one but with a clear profit share option the right candidate will reap what they sew.

    Package is at a competitive market rate including a brand new vehicle, iPad/iPhone and company profit share.

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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  • Senior Professional Quantity Surveyor

    With some of the most ground breaking projects in the city, this job will be an excellent profile for your career as well as a rewarding challenge.

    Our client who is one of the leading top tier companies assisting in the Christchurch rebuild is looking for a proactive Quantity Surveyor to join their dynamic team.

    The Role:

    • Ensure projects are completed on time and within budget
    • Monitor a variety of projects concurrently
    • Strong focus on Health and Safety
    • Interpret contractual documents and offer pricing solutions
    • Process claims, variations and invoices 

    Technical Requirements:

    • Relevant Tertiary Qualification
    • Minimum 5 years’ experience (New Zealand experience an advantage)
    • Strong attention to detail
    • The ability to work autonomously
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

    Benefits:

    • Competitive remuneration package
    • Career progression and professional development opportunities
    • Relocation and accommodation assistance
    • Work autonomously on a broad range of projects
    • Be part of the Christchurch rebuild

    You will play a pivotal role within the business and in return for your commitment and hard work, you will be rewarded with a salary package suitable to your experience and also accommodation and relocation assistance should you require it.

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • Up to $150k / package
  • Commercial Site Foreman

    Make your mark in 2016, accommodation and flights included, this is the position you are looking for.

    The Christchurch market is really heating up with multiple projects beginning to get underway. We have exciting positions available all including accommodation and relocation assistance for both single workers and families alike.

    Coming from all facets of a commercial construction career this position will see you take ownership of an existing commercial crew of Carpenters with expert skills to create new age design commercial builds. With a vast knowledge of commercial construction from start to finish, you will have experience leading a team from the front through excellent communication skills and a passion for building big.

    With a current NZ qualification in Carpentry, you will have experience reading off plans and reporting progress back to your senior management. You will be an expert in passing on your knowledge of the building industry to those around you and driving a project forward from start to finish. Health and Safety will be a major focus in the way you go about your work, ensuring all staff work in a proactive and protective environment.

    You will be offered an excellent package as well as a clear progression plan to further yourself into senior management, our clients takes pride out of building careers as much as the projects they construct.

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 3777 197

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  • Commercial Project Manager

    Great opportunity for an experienced Commercial Project Manager to make their mark on the Christchurch Rebuild!

    A fantastic opportunity has come up for an experienced Commercial Project Manager to join one of Christchurch’s most reputable Construction companies to take on a new commercial build (up to $20million) in the evolving City Centre.

    The successful applicant will play a significant role on site and will be responsible for:

    • Ensuring the timely delivery of the project
    • Managing programming, procurement and planning
    • Quality Control
    • Cost management
    • Liaising with suppliers and contractor
    • Reallocating resources to enhance efficiency

    The ideal candidate will have:

    • Project Management experience in Commercial Construction
    • Relevant Trade qualifications
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Sound knowledge of H&S practices and systems
    • The ability to work well under pressure and autonomously

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • $120k - $130k / package
  • Civil Senior Supervisor

    Our client who is one of the leading top tier companies of the Christchurch civil rebuild, is looking for an expert Superintendent to take over a well performing construction team. With a range of exciting projects in front of them, this is a perfect opportunity to expand your career with a proven top tier Contractor.

    This highly rewarding role will see the successful candidate take over an existing construction team with their own designated projects to take from start to finish. A major focus of this role demands a candidate who has an exceptional track record of man management expertise along with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a previous Superintendent or Senior Supervisor role. Coupled with a wealth of knowledge and experience in delivering large civil projects to a high standard, this role will see you challenged to think outside the square and lead the construction team from the front whilst offering quality training to your staff.

    Preferably coming from a relevant trade’s background, you will have a well-rounded knowledge of civil construction as well as being a clear communicator to all levels of staff. With a diverse group of employees in your team, you will have an adaptable management style with a real emphasis on the implementation of a second to none Health & Safety programme. A prominent background in road construction is desired, however, an expert man manager who has a solution focussed approach and knows what it takes to deliver quality projects, would also be of interest. A Supervisor gold card or equivalent is a definite prerequisite.

    In return you will be provided with a handsome package, along with market leading career opportunities and a professional Project Management team to offer ongoing support. This contractor has a highly results driven culture and in turn recruits those who want to be the best, if you are ready for a rewarding career that will challenge you on a daily basis, this is the one you have been waiting for.

    • Dynamic role with a Tier 1 Civil Contractor
    • Excellent career opportunities with one of the best in the business
    • Up to $140K package

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • Up to $140k / package
  • Civil Superintendent

    Our client who is one of the leading top tier companies of the Christchurch civil rebuild, is looking for an expert Superintendent to take over a well performing Road Works team. With a range of exciting projects in front of them, this is a perfect opportunity to expand your career with a proven top tier Contractor.

    This highly rewarding role will see the successful candidate take over an existing Roading team with their own designated projects to take from start to finish. A major focus of this role demands a candidate who has an exceptional track record of man management expertise along with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a previous Superintendent or Senior Supervisor role. Coupled with a wealth of knowledge and experience in delivering large civil projects to a high standard, this role will see you challenged to think outside the square and lead the construction team from the front whilst offering quality training to your staff.

    Preferably coming from a relevant trade’s background, you will have a well-rounded knowledge of civil construction as well as being a clear communicator to all levels of staff. With a diverse group of employees in your team, you will have an adaptable management style with a real emphasis on the implementation of a second to none Health & Safety programme. A prominent background in road construction is desired, however, an expert man manager who has a solution focussed approach and knows what it takes to deliver quality projects, would also be of interest. A Supervisor gold card or equivalent is a definite prerequisite.

    In return you will be provided with a handsome package, along with market leading career opportunities and a professional Project Management team to offer ongoing support. This contractor has a highly results driven culture and in turn recruits those who want to be the best, if you are ready for a rewarding career that will challenge you on a daily basis, this is the one you have been waiting for.

    • Attractive remuneration package (including vehicle, phone & laptop)
    • Relocation & Accommodation Assistance
    • Career Progression & Training

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • $60k - $90k / package
  • Civil Estimator

    Our international client who is a top tier engineering, construction and building contractor; is looking for a competent and self-motivated Civil Estimator to join their Christchurch team.

    Key responsibilities:

    • Ensure that estimates are executed in accordance with the client’s specifications or design brief and the Company’s procedures
    • Maintain current industry trends and new design and construction technology
    • Conduct site inspections and contract negotiations
    • Issue request for quotations for tenders
    • Ensure quality, safety and environmental requirements are accommodated in tender submissions
    • Follow up and analysis of RFQs
    • Analysis of tender documents
    • Scheduling engineering, procurement and construction activities
    • Ensure tender deadlines are met

    Qualifications/Experience required:

    • Extensive experience in the construction or building industry with sound costing analytical skills
    • Relevant Tertiary Qualifications essential
    • Proficient in planning, organising and working to time lines
    • Strong communication skills with the capability of enthusiastically engaging others and working autonomously

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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  • Civil Construction Manager

    With the Christchurch rebuild gaining real momentum now, opportunities for expert civil personnel who can make the move to Christchurch and lend their hand to the cause through their extensive industry knowledge, are in high demand. Our client, who prides themselves on quality and innovation, require an expert Construction Manager to fill a rarely advertised role for their Christchurch operations.

    To be right for this role you will have a solid background and appetite for civil engineering, through and through. With a track record that demonstrates your expert talent, you will have strong leadership skills along with your ability to successfully negotiate and build strong relationships with your clients. Being a person who likes to work under pressure, you will be a master of solving complex issues through flexibility in your approach, being a successful motivator of your staff and sub-contractors around you and dedication to accurately measuring data and utilising relevant software systems.

    Coming from a tertiary background and having an already established career in Civil Engineering, you will have a passion for the industry and the people in it. You will enjoy working to targets/timeframes and at all times managing and promoting Health & Safety across all your sites to the highest degree.

    As your reward you will be offered a high end salary package which would be considered to be one of the best in the country for this position. Along with this you will have a solid career path within an established and growing national company; this is the one you have been waiting for.

    To apply, please use the form below or contact us on 03 377 7197

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    • Up to $165k / package