Project Manager - Residential

Immediate need for an experienced Project Manager to join a leading residential construction company out of their Central Auckland base

My client is a leading Auckland based residential building company in need of a highly motivated, professional and experienced Project Manager to lead the delivery of new build projects to their customers.

The Auckland housing market is booming with a huge demand for new house construction across the entire Auckland region and our client has never been busier so it’s an ideal time to join.

The role:
You will be running up to 6-12 residential build projects at a time, mainly 1-2 storey stand-alone houses. Strong IT skills are essential as you’ll be responsible for the scheduling and planning, you’ll use an iPad on-site. Your time will be split 50:50 between the office and site work.

On the PM side you will manage the building consent process through to issue, set up each new job, oversee all sub trades, maintain a strong site presence, liaise regularly with clients as to progress, manage variations, manage Health and Safety policies, manage Quality Assurance systems and follow up with council code compliance paperwork.

On the QS side you will arrange specific job pricing from sub trades/suppliers, tender out to sub trades/suppliers, check all invoices and approve payments and manage costs on projects against budgets

Skills and experience we are looking for:

  • Proven ability in managing residential build projects in New Zealand
  • Minimum 5 years new home build experience, ideally 10+ yrs experience for a group home builder
  • Strong IT skills: MS Outlook, Excel, Word
  • Contract administration experience
  • Experience in liaising with customers and senior management as well as on-site with contractors
  • Ability to read plans and specifications
  • Tertiary qualified or have a strong trades background

If you are seeking an opportunity with a company where you can build on your career and develop your skills in the project management arena, please apply.

You must have the right to work in NZ, applications from overseas or those without a full work visa will not be considered.

For more information contact Nick on 09 601 8979. Send your CV to quoting reference NW63791

Job Reference NW64198
Location Auckland
Type Permanent
Category Construction
Immigration Requirements Has the right to work in NZ
Consultant Name Nick Wallwork
Consultant Phone Number 09 601 8979
Consultant Mobile Number
Closing Date 12/07/2018
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