Overview

Engineering – Christchurch – City
We are recruiting for a Project Manager to work for a mid tier contractor on a permanent basis through out the North and South Islands of New Zealand. The work will involve being a part of a team delivering a range of civil projects with values ranging from $1m – $20m.

The company you will be working for is a local construction company who specialise in civil, earthworks, drainage, infrastructure, land development and road works.

For this position, your key responsibilities and duties will include:

Co-ordinate and manage a team of engineers and tradesmen on civil engineering projects
Conduct research to obtain data on labour costs, materials, production times etc.
Obtain and review offers and quotes by subcontractors or vendors
Build relationships with key vendors (subcontractors, suppliers, engineers etc.)
Liaise with clients and suppliers to obtain information and calculate costs
Participate in tender reviews with senior management
To be successful in this role you will need the following:

You will have a tertiary qualification in Engineering (or similar), be a strong communicator and leader with significant experience in the civil engineering and construction industry
Previous experience working as a Project Manager, PM, Operations Manager, Agent within a building environment.
Experience pricing construction projects, preferably building works up to $20m.
Strong financial and project management principles
Previous bid management experience will be an advantage
The successful applicant will benefit from a competitive salary and package, ongoing training, and a great work life balance.

Are you looking for a change in your career and wish to expand your civil engineering and construction knowledge? If so please apply below!