Leading Hand/Site Foreman

Job Title: Leading Hand/Site Foreman
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland
Contact Details: Matt Shortt
Contact Email:
Job Published: 26 days ago

This known commercial contractor are in full swing with a multitude of projects underway predominantly in the city and feature innovative commercial developments. Led by a switched on management team, they offer an unparalleled learning environment. This a great opportunity to gain experience progressively trained up in site management aspects.

As a leading hand/site foreman you will assume site responsibilities with room to grow and develop under capable and experienced site managers/projects managers.

Some of your responsibilities will involve:

  • Managing teams and liaising with sub-contractors and independent contractors and consultants such as architects and engineers
  • Assisting site managers in the smooth running of a project
  • A general mix of fit out, concrete, structural, high rise and complex buildings
  • Ensuring all Health & Safety Regulations are implemented
  • A desire to become a part of a successful, high performance team

To be a success, you will require the following:

  • You will be a trade qualified in carpentry
  • At least 5 years hands on construction experience and knowledge across ideally commercial projects involving substantial piling, foundation, concrete structures, framing and facades work in the $3M - $30M range
  • Interiors experience experience would be ideal
  • You are conversant with structural, civil, geotec and architectural drawings
  • You are systems savvy with knowledge in programming projects, plan reviewing, contractual agreements and communication
  • You know how to drive subcontractors and work to tight deadlines
  • You have a thirst to join a high performing leader and make it happen
  • $90K inclusive of a vehicle, and a large bonus (up to $130K package)

For further information, please call Matt Shortt on 027 5544064 or email your details to

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