Are you an experienced Civil Project Manager looking for a challenging yet rewarding opportunity in the vibrant city of Christchurch? We are seeking an experienced individual to join our dynamic team as a Civil Project Manager. As a key player in our organization, you will be responsible for overseeing and managing a variety of heavy civil projects, contributing to the growth and success of our company while making a significant impact on the infrastructure of Christchurch and the South Island.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage civil engineering projects from inception to completion, ensuring adherence to timelines, budgets, and quality standards.
  • Develop project plans, schedules, and budgets, and monitor progress against milestones, making adjustments as necessary to ensure successful project delivery.
  • Coordinate with internal teams, subcontractors, suppliers, and stakeholders to ensure effective communication and collaboration throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Conduct risk assessments and implement appropriate mitigation strategies to minimize project risks.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, health and safety standards, and environmental regulations.
  • Provide leadership, mentorship, and guidance to project teams, fostering a collaborative and high-performance work environment.
  • Prepare and present project status reports, updates, and presentations to senior management and stakeholders.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or similar.
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in heavy civil works with a leading civil contractor
  • Strong technical knowledge and understanding of civil engineering principles, practices, and techniques.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively engage and influence stakeholders at all levels.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously while maintaining attention to detail and quality.

Why Join Us:

This is the opportunity to work with one of New Zealand most technically strong and professional civil contractors on exciting and impactful civil engineering projects around Christchurch and the South Island. We have a collaborative and supportive work environment where your ideas are valued and your contributions are recognized. You will receive a competitive salary commensurate with experience, along with a comprehensive benefits package.

If you are a motivated and experienced Civil Project Manager looking for work-life balance and a new challenge with a great company, I want to hear from you! Send your CV to and we’ll take the process from there.

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