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Jobs Listing Branding
Company Michael Page Construction
Location Auckland City, Auckland
Listed Wed 23 May, 1:03 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference 107414365/001
My client is seeking an experienced Senior Site Manager to join their successful team to ensure the efficient and effective site management of a project in excess of $200m project value.

Client Details

Our client has been delivering world-class projects in New Zealand for many years and has built up a fantastic reputation. They have a great culture, an exciting array of projects and are known as one of the leading construction companies in New Zealand.


  • Manage the site and ensuring the work is completed safely, on time, within budget and to the required quality by effectively organising and managing the site activities

  • Support the business in building and operating a team to achieve company objectives by assisting the Senior Management in the formulation of contractual strategies and ensuring that such strategies are implemented

  • Carry out 'toolbox talks' in line with the work areas programme and maintain records

  • Monitor reportable accidents and ensure correct paperwork is submitted to appropriate personnel

  • Identify the need for Risk Assessments / Safe Systems of work and implement in your area whilst maintaining records

  • Manage and implement H&S procedures including the weekly audit process and ensuring all registers and documentation are entered correctly and in a timely manner

  • Deliver changes to current working practices and procedures to provide service improvements through negotiation and consultation with recognised employee representatives, whilst ensuring effective employee relations

  • Understand budgets, valuations and costs whilst recognising contractual requirements

  • Control and monitor the use of all resources including sub-contractors to maximise efficiency and minimise costs

  • Ensure the timely delivery of MI, project reporting and forecasting

  • Support the procurement functions in the selections of sub-contractors and suppliers and provide performance feedback

  • Ensure that adequate site records are maintained including but not limited to Site Managers reports, daily diary, weekly labour, plant, materials and goods returned, progress photographs, site inductions, and health and safety records


  • Trade Certification in Carpentry or a Tertiary Qualification in Construction Management or Engineering
  • Experience in NZ based Commercial Construction Projects over $15M
  • Experience of concrete frame, basements, steel frame, tower cranes and work in city centre locations
  • Holder of a full NZ driving licence
  • Previous NEW ZEALAND based site management experience is ESSENTIAL
  • Proven track record in successfully managing a project in NEW ZEALAND
  • Leadership skills (control and management of employees)
  • Commercially aware with excellent organisational skills
  • Excellent communication skills and customer focussed
  • Literate and numerate with good IT skills
  • Self-motivated and ambitious

Job Offer

  • Opportunity to work alongside the industry's best
  • Social and passionate team environment
  • MARKET LEADING Salary and Package, vehicle, fuel card, phone and laptop

To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Nick Hughes on +64 9 354 8126.