Highways Project Manager – Palmerston North, NZ

Due to internal promotion there is an immediate need for a Project Manager to lead the construction team within this major civil contractor. Based in Palmerston North the role will focus on highway related projects including paving, road upgrades/construction and general street works throughout the region.

As Project Manager you will be part of the senior management team whilst at the same time supporting the day to day operations within your team. This is a perfect opportunity for someone looking to further their career within a tier 1 contractor. As well as road construction experience you will also have a necessary understanding of health & safety, planning and commercial aspects of the business.

Skills and experience will include;

  • Excellent leadership and communication skills
  • A proven track record as a contractor in the highways and infrastructure sector
  • Relevant tertiary or industry related qualifications
  • Be practical minded and commercially astute
  • Have a head for business and team development

If successful you will become part of one of New Zealand’s leading civil and infrastructure contractors with an excellent pathway ahead of you. An excellent salary and package will be offered in line with your experience. Ideally you will have some New Zealand experience but this is not essential and overseas candidates are encouraged to apply. If this role is of interest contact Phil via email at

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