Property, Construction & Architecture

Site Manager - Multi Residential

Job Title: Site Manager - Multi Residential
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
REF: 117767
Contact Details: Matt Shortt
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

The is a well setup and structured residential construction company that are recognised as providing high quality delivery on a wide range of standalone residential and Multi-unit housing projects. They have a team of experienced site managers fronting the builds of multiple housing projects for Kainga Ora and as well as private clients. They are mutiple housing projects and vary between 1- 5 BRM 2/3 storey walk-ups, town houses, terraced housing, duplex's and standalone housing. They now have an immediate need for a SM for a walk up development in Mt Roskill.


Reporting to the Construction Manager, your key accountabilities are:

  • Site management of the entire project from planning through completion

  • Civils including drainage

  • Completion of relevant paperwork including EACC and CCC’s

  • Monitoring of all processes in order to ensure the highest quality of work is produced, plus ensuring site staff are well mentored

  • Commercial Management

  • Managing the client, being able to act with diplomacy when communicating

  • Site management including sub contractor management, supplier management, H&S, QA, staff management


Key background for this role requires:


  • 5+ years experience in the multi residential/commercial construction/building industry in NZ with a carpentry trade background

  • Experience across $5M+ multi-unit housing construction plus sub divisional/civil experience for housing developments

  • Excellent commercial awareness

  • Solid leadership ability and ability to mentor less experienced site staff

  • Strong organisational and time management skills as well as strong problem-solving ability

  • Strong understanding of all Council required compliance and documentation

  • Health and Safety leadership


What's on offer?

The opportunity to join a successful volume home builder that has scores of work. The opportunity for an aspiring site manager that might be at a ceiling now and keen to explore an opportunity that has the potential to lead to further openings in this high growth residential contractor.

Remuneration at very top end- $120K - $130K + vehicle pending experience.

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

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