Construction Project Coordinators Jobs

How to Enter

New Zealand professionals looking to move into a Construction Project Coordinator job will often need proven work experience in a previous Project Coordinator or similar role. Experience in either Commercial or Residential Construction would also be advantageous. This experience may include some of the following requirements:

  • Conception to delivery of residential or commercial construction projects
  • Preparing and interpreting reports, schedules and project action plans
  • Organisation skills including multitasking and time management
  • Strong client-facing and teamwork skills
  • Risk management and quality assurance
  • Project Management Methodology (e.g. PMI, PRINCE2)
  • Qualification in Business Administration or related field


Typical Responsibilities

A typical day for a Commercial or Residential Construction Project Coordinator may include any of the following:

  • Coordinating project schedules, resources, equipment and information
  • Managing and adhering to project timeframes and milestones
  • Liaising with clients and stakeholders to identify and define project requirements, scope and objectives
  • Preparing project and budget reports
  • Analysing and reducing risk to projects
  • Conducting quality assurance tests



Once a professional has a few years’ experience in project coordination they can extend their career by moving into Project Management roles such as a Construction Project or Programme Manager. Alternatively, they could specialise into Civil, Residential or Commercial Construction Contract Management or even Health & Safety.


Salary Range

42K – 70K per annum (NZD)


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Physical Address:
Level 4, Aviation House
12 Johnston Street
Wellington 6011
New Zealand

Postal Address:
PO Box 5555,
Wellington 6140

Tel: +64 4 499 8800
Fax: +64 4 499 0955



Physical Address:
Level 1, Altrans House,
104 Quay Street
Auckland 1010
New Zealand
Tel: +64 9 951 5011 


Physical Address:
50A Ossian Street
Napier 4110
New Zealand
Tel: 0800 868 436


Brisbane, Australia

Physical Address:
477 Boundary Street
QLD 4000
Tel: +61 7 3085 7427