Roading Division Manager

Job title : Roading Division Manager
Location : Hamilton, Hamilton City, Waikato
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Ralph Suckling
Job reference : RAS70720

​As Business Unit Manager for Roading for this significant Provincial Contractor, you will own every detail from hiring and firing to the annual and five year strategic plan.

If you’re smart enough to spot a business opportunity in road construction or maintenance, maybe you’re who we want to talk to?Skipping to the heart of it - this position’s brief will be basically “go take this $40mil turn over business and make it $50mil… and after you achieved that, then go for $90mil”

You will achieve this by leading a highly competent team to achieve more.You’ll enjoy front-footing it with clients – moving in the right circles where decisions are made that result in road building and maintenance contracts.You’ll be the coach and oversight of your estimating team so they pitch really smart bids that leave competitors wondering what they missed.You’ll also develop your operational team leaders so they develop their teams, right down to the guy on the broom - in such a way that being innovative, working hard and achieving together, is the ethos and glue of the culture.You’ll know how to hire the right people as well as how to hone systems that result in the constant intelligent flow of information and in people enjoying their jobs and feeling like they’re on the winning team.

Experience as a Civil Contractor will be essential.Roading experience would be ideal but likewise, if you’ve got good knowledge of some other area of Civil Contracting we’ll definitely take a look.

You will be looking for an opportunity to step up and shine at divisional manager level in a multi-divisional and highly successful Civil Contractor family-feeling business.You may well have experienced working for a Tier 1 and you’ll be able to bring really good systems and practice knowledge with you but you’ll also have a passion for building a more personable culture where people are people not just numbers.

For a completely confidential chat about this role, please call Ralph Suckling on 09 6018978, email jobs@roblawmax.co.nz citing Ref RAS70720 or apply here online.