Project Manager, Hastings

Last update 2024-04-16
Expires 2024-05-16
ID #2093808446
500 NZ$
Project Manager, Hastings
New Zealand, Hawke's Bay, Hastings,
Modified March 31, 2024


Ko te take ka parekareka e koe ki te mahi ki kōnei | Why you will enjoy working here

Exciting times are ahead within our

construction team in the Hawke’s Bay region. With streetscape, drainage, minor and large-scale civil projects on the horizon we have a growing team with many opportunities. We’re after a Project Manager to join our team and help lead and mentor our operational and supervisory crews. You will be optimising resource use, delivering for our clients and achieving targeted results. Don’t miss out on this role where you can make your mark!

As Project Manager you will provide leadership and direction across the construction project team which include Engineers, Supervisors, Forepersons, Administration and Sub-contracting staff, providing the link between the frontline workforce, our customers, and the communities we live in.

Day to day you will be involved in:

Managing project budgets and financial project reporting

Managing resources including staff, plant, suppliers, subcontractors, and materials

Supporting and mentoring the project team

Ensuring commitment to zero harm, HSE and environmental compliance

Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with staff, customers, stakeholders

Nga pūkenga matua | Important Skills

You will be an experienced Project Manager; you’ll know and understand the construction industry and all the challenges and opportunities that it brings.

You’ll couple this with:

Experience and understanding of financial management, budget management and reporting

Excellent communication skills and an ability to engage and influence at all levels

Robust ability to develop positive relationships with, and obtain co-operation from clients, internal and external delivery teams

A proven track record in developing a culture that supports Zero Harm management, encouraging and rewarding excellence

Proven experience in delivering complex construction, maintenance, and operational services, preferably from construction and roading sectors

Ko te take ka parekareka e koe ki te mahi ki kōnei | Why you will enjoy working here

Downer is committed to delivering excellence by ensuring our people have the environment and the means to be successful. We also offer:

Company car and work phone

Free access to Marram health care benefits and discounted holiday homes

Discounts for Samsung, Repco, PB Tech, Gym memberships and more!

$500 bonus for current employees who refer a friend to Downer

Progression and development programs on offer including our inspiring leader’s programme for top performers

Have a look at our other great benefits


Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation

Want to know more about what it is like to work at Downer? Then head to our People Site


Me pēhea ki te tono | How to apply

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, click Apply Now to submit your application! The reference number for this role is 606684

We are committed to a safe working environment for everyone - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test, medical and a Ministry of Justice check prior to starting employment. If you need support with this requirement, please talk to our team


Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Weekly
Occupation: Project manager

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