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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
  • Post Tensioning Structural Engineer

    Our client; a leading supplier of concrete post-tensioned solutions are now seeking structural engineers at various levels who have experience with PT methodologies. The ideal candidate’s will have hands on PT project experience and a Thorough understanding of structural behaviour especially with respect to reinforced concrete and post-tensioned concrete structures in particular PT slabs.

    Responsibilities include:

    • Work closely with building designers to achieve the best possible post-tensioned structure configuration for each floor size and loading requirement.
    • Provides and manage technical support to clients, department managers, and staff
    • Working with the assigned Draftsperson and Drafting Manager in the production of design and drawings in accordance with construction and design programs.
    • Liaise with the Clients Representative, Project Consulting Engineer, Architect and Services as appropriate to co-ordinate design and drawings.
    • Effectively communicate regularly with Client Representatives, Leading Hands and the Construction Manager.
    • Carry out site inspections when requested.

    Ideal Skills and Background:

    • University qualifications in Engineering will be an advantage but not essential
    • At least 5 years’ experience working with post-tensioned concrete structures
    • Experience working with PT slabs would be a major advantage
    • Knowledge of design software packages such as RAPT & RAM analysis software.
    • Demonstrated focus on meeting client requirements and changing processes and work priorities to ensure a high level of client satisfaction

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

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  • Traffic Team Manager

    With a unique opportunity to join a top tier contractor, this Traffic Manager role is not to be missed.

    Our client who is at the forefront of the Civil rebuild in Christchurch has recently expanded their Traffic Management team and as a result are looking for a Team Manager who can assist in the day to day running of the team.

    Coming from a civil team management background, preferably traffic management, and having experience in all aspects of the industry, you will be an expert at motivating both the design and operational sides of the team to ensure efficient and safe traffic management over various sites across the city.

    The position will be predominantly office based with the occasional visit out to site, meaning the ability to relay concise information throughout your teams is essential whilst being able to supply accurate reporting to senior management and various teams to ensure practical steps are taken when keeping the construction sites safe for both staff and the public.

    In return for your experience you will be offered a competitive hourly rate along with a company vehicle. Along with a positive career progression plan to ensure you have a clear idea of where you are going with your future.

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

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    • Up to $100k / package
  • Screeding Machine Operator

    With a great local reputation, friendly work culture and competitive market rates, our client is a company who can not only offer employment but a solid working future.

    With the recent expansion of their concrete division, our client is looking for an experienced Screed Operator with the following attributes:

    • Experience working on a Boumag or ABG Volvo Screeding Machine
    • A general knowledge of concrete placing
    • Ability to work within a team
    • A full licence (class 2 preferred)

    In return for you experience you will be offered the following:

    • Competitive rates up to $30 per hour
    • Solid career in a growing company
    • Friendly and hard working work environment

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

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    • Up to $30 / hr
  • Quality Engineer

    Fantastic opportunity to join one of NZ’s top tier civil construction companies as an experience Quality Engineer.

     

    Our client who is one of the leading top tier companies of the Christchurch civil rebuild is looking for well-rounded Site/Quality Engineers to join their 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.

    Already having established yourself as a thorough Civil Engineer who has a passion for quality you will have experience in working on a variation of projects with the desire to learn more. With a company focus on road construction, deep drainage, sub-divisions and concrete structures, you will have excellent attention to detail and enjoy working within a team to drive towards a common goal of quality results.

    Coming from a tertiary background (B.sc Civil etc…) and with your career already 3-5 years in the making, you will be hungry for that next step up in Civil Construction to begin paving your future within this award winning company. You will have excellent site supervision skills as well as high level techniques in site preparation, setting out, variations handling, project procurement and of course, health & safety.

    In return for your skills and experience, you will be offered a handsome salary package including a vehicle, along with unprecedented career progression options enabling you to have a clear and concise idea of what is required from you to move your career further into the future.

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

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    • $70 - $90k / package
  • Suspended Ceiling Fixer

    Currently seeking highly skilled Suspended Ceiling Fixers for large scale commercial projects for one of New Zealand’s leading commercial fit-out companies in Christchurch

    If you are a ceiling fixer with experience in Rondo or 2 way ceilings, who can maintain high work standards, in large commercial projects, then we would like to hear from you!

    This highly demanding role requires a candidate with a minimum of 3 years’ experience, with top notch workmanship and a passion for Health & Safety.

    Technical Requirements:

    • Suspended Ceiling Experience 3 years
    • Excellent Health and Safety Practices
    • Current Full NZ Drivers Licence
    • Self-motivated, honest and a positive attitude

    As we value skill and expertise, you will be offered top industry rates in New Zealand, great staff incentives + accommodation packages for out of town applicants. Plus the opportunity to join an established and successful team to further your skills and overall development.

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

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    • $30 - $35 / hr
  • Experienced Traffic Controller

    Are you a qualified Traffic Controlling Guru? We need you to start immediately on an ongoing project in Christchurch.

    Our client, one of the largest and most successful privately owned civil construction companies in New Zealand are seeking an experienced Traffic Controller to liaise with internal staff on set up requirements and ensure correct implementation of traffic management plans. Experience in the Civil industry is a bonus but not essential.

    Minimum requirements to apply for this role:

    • Traffic Controller Qualification a MUST
    • Full clean drivers licence, class 2 an advantage
    • The ability to lead a team as well as work unsupervised
    • Flexibility with hours of work, early morning starts and late finishes will sometimes be required

    In reward for your experience and ability you will be offered some of the best rates available in New Zealand.

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

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    • $17 - 20 / hr
  • Experienced STMS Level 2 & 3

    Are you a traffic management guru? We need you to start immediately on an ongoing project in Christchurch.

    Our client, one of the largest and most successful privately owned civil construction companies in New Zealand are seeking an experienced STMS practicing Level 2/3 to liaise with internal staff on set up requirements and ensure correct implementation of traffic management plans. Experience in the Civil industry is a bonus but not essential.

    Minimum requirements to apply for this role:

    • Practicing level 2/3 STMS qualification
    • Full clean drivers licence, class 2 an advantage
    • The ability to lead a team as well as work unsupervised
    • Flexibility with hours of work, early morning starts and late finishes will sometimes be required

    In reward for your experience and ability you will be offered some of the best rates available in New Zealand along with full assistance with your relocation to Canterbury, including accommodation (if required).

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

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    • $25 - $27 / hr
  • Roading / Drainage Foreman

    We are currently looking for Drainlayer/Roading Foremen to assist in the rebuild of Christchurch city, working with a market leader in the civil industry. Coming from an extensive background in this trade you will possess trained skills in operating machinery and the ability to work in both a small and medium-large team.

    Your daily tasks will involve:

    • Overseeing general drain laying and pipe laying
    • General day to day management of operations team to stick to daily production targets
    • Communicating plans and tasks clearly to all staff
    • Water reticulation work
    • Preparing written reports for management as required

    Skills/Endorsements that are required for this position are:

    • Proven ability and experience supervising an operations team in either drainage or roading construction
    • NZ Drainlayers Certificate
    • Minimum of a Class 2 license (Class 4-5 an advantage)
    • WTR endorsements
    • Working in confined spaces certificate an advantage
    • Ability to pass a drug and alcohol test prior to employment

    In reward for your experience and ability you will be offered some of the best rates available in New Zealand along with full assistance with your relocation to Canterbury, including your own accommodation.

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

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    • Up to $110k / package
  • Traffic Control Co-ordinator

    Take advantage of this opportunity for an experienced Traffic Control Co-ordinator in one of Christchurch’s leading Civil Construction Companies.

    A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Traffic Controller in one of Christchurch’s leading civil construction companies. With an array of exciting projects in their midst, this is your chance to progress your career with a proven top tier contractor.

    The Role:

    • Design and implementation of Temporary Traffic Management Plans (TMP’s) according to CoPTTM standards.
    • Liaising with clients to ensure preparation is on time and TMP’s meet the required standards of the programme (including the safety of all persons entering the work zone)
    • Ensure timesheets and leave forms are completed for all staff in your team
    • Assist Traffic Manager in compiling reports by providing necessary data
    • Ensure all TMP’s are designed effectively and implement design changes where needed (as advised by Traffic Foreman)
    • Liaise with Christchurch Transport Operation Centre regarding traffic management plans and develop contingency plans for emergencies

    Technical Requirements:

    • STMS Level 2/3 Practicing (Preferable)
    • Prior experience designing TMP’s to CoPTTM standards
    • Computer literate (including experience using Invarion – Rapid Plan software)
    • Ability to work autonomously – with minimal supervision
    • Exceptional problem solving skills
    • Work extremely well under pressure
    • Exceptional organisational skills
    • Good written and verbal communication skills essential

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

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    • $18 - $20 / hr
  • Sprayer Operator

    Seal your position in Christchurch with this opportunity for an experienced Sprayer Operator to start immediately in one of the city’s leading civil construction companies. 

    An opportunity has come up for an experienced Sprayer Operator to join the Sealing Division at one of Christchurch’s leading civil construction companies. The candidate will have a focus on quality and safety and have great customer service skills.

    The successful candidate will be rewarded with:

    • Competitive pay rates
    • Career progression opportunities
    • On-going training and support
    • A position within a unique company with strong values and a great culture

    Minimum technical requirements to apply for this role:

    • Extensive experience operating machinery in the civil field
    • Familiar with SRE and Penny Sprayers
    • Minimum Class 4 NZ Drivers’ License with WRD endorsements
    • Flexibility with work hours (including working away)

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

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    • $20 - $25 / hr
  • 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
  • Plumber

    An opportunity has arisen for a New Zealand Registered Plumber to get involved in the rebuild with a local company that is leading the Christchurch market.

    To be considered for this role you must:

    • Have a current NZ Registration
    • Have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in commercial and residential
    • Be proactive and able to work autonomously
    • Be flexible with work hours
    • Have great communication skills
    • Full clean NZ Drivers’ licence

    In return for your hard work and commitment, you will be offered:

    • Competitive industry rates
    • Company vehicle
    • Permanent full-time employment
    • Career progression opportunities
    • A variety of work
    • A great work environment
    • PPE provided

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

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    • $18 - $25 / hr
  • Qualified Residential Carpenter

    Enthusiastic Carpenter needed ASAP to help get Christchurch back on its feet.

    We have a range of clients who are in high demand for a residential carpenter looking to take the next step forward in their career.

    The right candidate will have a can-do attitude and be flexible to work on a range of projects and tasks at any one time including renovation, insurance repair work, maintenance and new build.

    If you want to be part of a company that prides themselves on exceptional end results and staff retention, get your application in today.

    What the job offers:

    • Rewarding rates reflecting industry experience
    • Opportunity to up skill for career progression i.e. LBP to be paid for right candidate
    • Job security for the future
    • Social events and team building

    Technical Requirements:

    • Full Qualification in Carpentry
    • Own tools and Transport
    • NZ residency or valid work visa
    • Ability to read and follow plans accurately
    • Efficient Time Management skills

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

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    • Up to $30 / hr
  • Paving / Surfacing Operator

    Do you want to be a part of one of Christchurch’s premier civil contractors?

    With a great local reputation, friendly work culture and competitive market rates, our client is a company who can not only offer employment but a solid working future.

    Being an experienced Paving & Surfacing Operator, you will possess the following skills:

    • A proven background in operating heavy machinery in Asphalting/Surfacing
    • Minimum of Class 2 Licence
    • Ability to operate in a hands on role when required
    • Sound knowledge of all surfacing processes

    In return for your expertise you will be offered a rare opportunity to join an established and successful surfacing/paving team, offering a great hourly rate amongst other company benefits.

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

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    • $20 - $25 / hr
  • Paving / Surfacing Manager

    A rare opportunity for an established Paving Manager to take over an existing division.

    With the Christchurch Rebuild looking to hit a new high in 2014, our client a premier civil construction company who prides themselves on innovation and quality, is looking to expand further in the New Year to match the influx of new contracts. As a result we are seeking an experienced Paving Manager who can lead this already established crew.

    Coming from an extensive background in paving and surfacing, you will know what it takes to keep your crews and supervisors on target utilising your keen attention to detail and ability to motivate those around you. It is preferred that you have worked from the ground up and have knowledge of all areas in your trade including a good track history of managing a successful Surfacing/Paving division over multiple sites and teams.

    In return for your expertise you will be offered a rare opportunity to take over and grow an established and successful surfacing/paving division, offering a great package including high end salary, vehicle and company incentives.

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

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    • Up to $130k / package
  • Sheet Metal Workers / Duct Installers

    Experienced sheet metal workers and/or Duct installers wanted for one of NZ’s leading HVAC companies!

    Our client one of the leading HVAC companies is currently looking for a number of experienced sheet metal workers and/or duct installers. They are able to offer a very competitive pay rate and as many hours as you would like to work.

    Desired Experience:

    • Experience fabricating sheet metal HVAC components
    • Extensive experience in commercial duct installation
    • Ability to read and interpret blueprints or detailed plans
    • Experience operating fabricating machines, such as rollers, bending machines, guillotines and presses to cut, bend and form pieces of sheet metal,
    • Experience using hand tools to shape up metal material over anvil or other form Trim, grind, and smooth surfaces, using hand tools and power tools,
    • Weld, bolt, rivet, clip or bond parts to assemble products
    • Site installation experience in commercial sheet metal ductwork and ventilation systems
    • The ability to work well in both team and unsupervised environments

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

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    • $20 - $25 / hr
  • Project Engineer

    A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Project Engineer with a top-tier international contractor in Christchurch.

    Our client who is one of the leading top-tier clients in Christchurch is looking for outstanding candidates to join their team. With an array of exciting projects ahead of them, this is the perfect opportunity to gain the experience to take your career to the next level.

    This Tier One contractor is known for their expertise in the engineering and construction sector and look to develop their own staff through exposure to an array of different projects. With at least 15 – 20 years’ work ahead of them in Christchurch, this is the perfect opportunity to get your foot in the door.

    The Role:

    • Projects include: Roads, drainage, horizontal infrastructure and earthworks
    • Manage employees in conjunction with the Project Manager including disciplinary action where required
    • Liaise with sub-contractors, supervisors and superintendents involved in the project
    • Monitor and co-ordinate the preparation, maintenance and change of construction schedules, methods and equipment requirements
    • Use your experience to assist with the prevention and control of detrimental developments on the project
    • Read and interpret engineering documentation for field staff
    • Participation in bidding for subcontract tenders
    • Company focus on Health and Safety and Quality Control

    Technical requirements:

    • Relevant Tertiary Qualification
    • Minimum 10 years’ experience
    • Solid work history
    • Experience in civil construction in particular: bridge and road construction
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Prior experience in Project Engineering and knowledge of Project Management
    • Proven competence in planning and organising work schedules and delivering projects to specified timelines
    • Sound knowledge of HS&E practices

    Benefits:

    • Competitive remuneration package
    • Work autonomously on a broad range of projects
    • Career progression and professional development opportunities
    • Establish yourself in top tier construction company
    • Be a part of the Christchurch Rebuild

    Applicants must have at least 2 verbal references from your 2 most recent employers, and all CV’s must include a detailed work history including your duties and responsibilities in each role.

    In return for your skills and experience, you will be offered a handsome salary package including a vehicle, phone and laptop, and ample opportunity to progress your career within this award winning company.

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

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    • $120 - $140k / package
  • Qualified Carpenter

    We are currently looking for qualified Carpenters from both the residential and commercial sectors to relocate to Christchurch and become part of this massive rebuild. We have a range of high end clients who are looking for new tradesmen to join their team.

    We are looking for:

    • People serious about progressing their career
    • Enjoy working in a strong team culture
    • A serious and dedicated attitude towards onsite Health & Safety
    • Candidates who are looking to stay in Christchurch long term

    Skills/Endorsements that are required for this position are:

    • Trade Certificate (LBP a definite advantage but not essential)
    • Minimum of 2 years out of their trade certificate
    • Extensive knowledge and experience (both residential and commercial)

    In reward for your experience and ability you will be offered some of the best rates available in New Zealand along with full assistance with your relocation to Canterbury, including your own accommodation.

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

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    • Up to $28 / hr
  • Qualified Painter

    We are currently seeking Painters with experience in both residential and large scale commercial projects to work in Christchurch.

    If you are an experienced Painter with a relative background, who can maintain high work standards, in both residential and commercial projects, then we would like to hear from you!

    Our highly demanding roles require a candidate with a minimum of 5 years’ experience. Your exceptional track record will enable a second to none health and safety programme.

    Technical Requirements:

    • Minimum 5+ years’ experience in your selected field
    • Excellent Health and Safety Practices
    • Current Full NZ Drivers Licence
    • Proven experience in working on successful projects in both residential and commercial projects
    • Self-motivated, honest and a positive attitude

    As we value skill and expertise, you will be offered top industry rates in New Zealand, great staff incentives + accommodation packages for out of town applicants. Plus the opportunity to join an established and successful team to further your skills and overall development.

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

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    • Up to $25 / hr