Property, Construction & Architecture

Site Manager - School Projects

Job Title: Site Manager - School Projects
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
REF: BRLMZS111821_1
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Job Published: 4 months ago

An innovative Tier 2 main contractor is growing at pace with a sound track record for exceeeding client expectations. They have top construction systems and methodologies with a feely stable staff compliment. They have a solid stream of work into 2021 with some good projects being awarded from the MOE for a range of new build and refurbishment school projects.

What this contractor are looking for:

  • 8+ years commercial construction experience as a SM on $15M+ new build projects in the NZ market, involving structural steel/concrete envelopes and MOE school projects ideal, but not essential
  • Strong subcontractor management skills, including resolving site issues and keeping the project moving forward
  • Materials ordering, good cost awareness, can interface with a QS
  • Experience in supervising, motivating and leading teams
  • Strong programme management strength and experience with MS Project preferred
  • Experience in assessing and managing OSH on a commercial construction project
  • Ability to engage a client PM and maintain a positive front

This role presents as an opportunity to join a well organised and progressive contractor. This role would suit an applicant with enthusiasm that is keen to get ahead.

Salary: $120K - $140K + a vehicle

If you feel that you have skills and experience that meets the above, you should either call Matt Shortt on 027 5544064 or email your CV to

Ref: 111821