Contracts Manager - Civil

Job title : Contracts Manager - Civil
Location : Wellington
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Peter Henderson
Job reference : PH71923

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a great family owned company as Contracts Manager for the Wellington Region. This is a busy role so we are seeking an experienced Contracts Manager to oversee the overall management of contracts across the region and help to drive this business forward. A great opportunity for someone to make their mark!

You will be an effective leader with proven ability to drive and motivate your teams to deliver. Along with a successful track record of managing multiple projects within civil construction, earthworks, roads, drainage and subdivisions and you will also have a strong commercial and business acumen.

Specific Duties

  • Ensure the health and safety of your teams and members of the public, making sure everyone gets home safe at the end of the day

  • Assist in the scoping, pricing and consultation associated with tendered works

  • Directing and leading Supervisors and their teams as well as sub-contractors

  • Developing and fostering strong relationships with our clients, sub-contractors and suppliers

  • Understanding and strong knowledge of NZS 3910

Key Skills

  • Trustworthy, with the ability to communicate effectively

  • Effectively work as part of a team to ensure that common goals are achieved

  • Display effective leadership

  • Lead by Example' attitude

  • Display professionalism in all aspects of the role

Right to work in New Zealand is essential

For more information contact Peter Henderson on 027 441 9300, apply online or email your CV to, quoting Ref PH71923