Civil Project Manager required for road & highways projects throughout Canterbury. Successful candidate will secure an excellent package, apply today!

The civil and infrastructure sector, particularly highways, will be experiencing continued significant growth throughout New Zealand for the foreseeable future. This major civil contractor continues to be heavily involved with much of that work and they are currently looking for a Project Manager to join their team in Palmerston North. They have a history of successful highways construction projects throughout New Zealand and have a significant pipeline of work ahead.

As Project Manager you will be comfortable running large and small highways projects as a single contractor or as part of a joint venture. You will be liaising directly with all stakeholders including councils, government bodies, consultant engineers and subcontractors and have an excellent track record of successfully building and managing those relationships. As Project Manager you will also have significant input in programming, traffic management planning, financial & commercial matters, health & safety, QA and environmental planning.

Other desirable attributes include;

  • Expertise in highway construction and redevelopment
  • A degree or industry related qualification
  • Excellent communication and man management skills
  • IT literacy including Office and MS Project
  • Excellent client relationships and management skills
  • A positive and driven approach to you work

The successful candidate will secure and excellent salary and package in line with the experience they bring to the role. You will also be offered continued training and up skilling as part of your career development in an organisation that prides itself of it people. This contractor already has a significant number of employees originally from overseas and so would encourage those outside of New Zealand to apply. If this role appeals to you then send a detailed copy of your CV to Phil at

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