Are you a seasoned construction planner/programmer looking to make a significant impact in New Zealand’s construction industry? Look no further! My client is a leading construction contractor based on Auckland’s North Shore and they’re seeking a talented Construction Planner/Programmer to join their dynamic team. If you have a minimum of 6 years’ experience in planning/programming roles directly linked to commercial construction projects, this could be the opportunity you’ve been waiting for!

My client prides themselves on innovation, excellence, and delivering top-quality projects that shape the skyline of Auckland and beyond. With a commitment to pushing boundaries and embracing cutting-edge technologies, they’re dedicated to staying ahead of the curve in the construction industry. Commercial construction is the main focus and covers sectors such as education, leisure, government, health, aviation, multi-story residential, retail and office space. With a lean towards Early Contractor Involvement (ECI) and Design & Build contracts they are leaders in sustainable design and construction.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Utilize your expertise in planning and programming to optimize project planning, scheduling, and execution
  • Collaborate with on-site project teams to develop and monitor tailored planning solutions that streamline construction processes and enhance efficiency
  • Assess project delays and extensions of time as part of the construction process
  • Act as a key liaison between our technical teams and project stakeholders, ensuring clear communication and alignment throughout the project lifecycle
  • Have experience of producing tender programmes
  • Continuously evaluate and refine our programming strategies to drive continuous improvement and deliver exceptional results


  • Specific qualifications are ideal but not essential however previous experience in the role is a must
  • Minimum of 6 years’ experience in construction planning roles directly related to commercial construction projects
  • Proficiency in the use of MS Project and other relevant programmes for vertical build construction
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams
  • A passion for innovation and a drive to make a meaningful impact in the construction industry

This is your chance to join a leading construction contractor at the forefront of innovation and drive real change in the industry. Your successful application will see you receive an excellent salary package in line with your experience. If you want to be part of a great team working on a range of interesting and challenging projects, whilst at the same time developing and advancing your career, then you need to get in touch straight away. Send a copy of your CV in confidence to Phil at and I’ll be back in touch.


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