Property, Construction & Architecture

Senior Site Manager

Job Title: Senior Site Manager
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland
REF: 118281
Contact Details: Matt Shortt
Contact Email:
Job Published: 21 days ago

This premier commercial contractor is in full swing with larger scale projects under construction and more to commence over the coming months. Some larger apartments and commercial office buildings. Led by a switched-on management team and loyal staff compliment, a strong work pipeline is continued to be forecast. This is an opportunity to be part of a leader in the business joining a highly family orientated style of working culture.

Reporting into a Senior Project Manager, as a senior site manager you will be given full site management responsibilities for a $150M project.

Some of your responsibilities will involve:

  • Managing teams of sub-contractors and independent contractors
  • Interaction with project architects and engineers
  • Reviewing specifications and plans
  • Managing site managers and foreman
  • Being responsible for all health and safety
  • 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 and/or tertiary qualified
  • At least 10 years hands on construction experience and knowledge across ideally commercial projects involving substantial piling, foundation, concrete structures, framing and facades and knowledge of NZ3604
  • Larger project experience preferred
  • 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 can drive results

Salary from $160K - $180K + vehicle + bonus

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

Ref No: 118281