Senior Project Manager

Job title : Senior Project Manager
Location : Wellington
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Pete Henderson
Contact email :
Job reference : PH73442

​We are looking for a Senior Project Manager experienced in managing Civil Infrastructure projects for a client based in Lower Hutt. They are a specialist civil engineering contractor with offices in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch and are experts in the field of post tensioning, concrete repairs and strengthening. Innovative at the core they have excelled in producing effective and trusted solutions for structural and civil infrastructure projects for over 50 years.

This is a fantastic opportunity with a clear path through to Regional Management within a few years so don't delay and get in touch today.

The role – Senior Project Manager

  • Proven experience scheduling projects with understanding of aspects involved

  • Ability to effectively manage project budgets

  • Experience with conducting risk analysis

  • Ability to prepare and complete relevant documentation and reports, including tendering and commercial

  • Demonstrate an understanding of risk management processes including risk identification, assessment and controls

  • Understanding of, and desire to comply with, health and safety requirements within a construction engineering environment

Education/ Qualifications

  • A Tertiary Engineering qualification (Bachelor or Diploma level) preferred

Personal Behaviours

  • Demonstrates ability to, and understanding of how to, lead and motivate

  • Ability to lead change, handling pressure and adapting to change easily, leading by example and proactively solving problems

  • Is a team player, showing initiative and actively taking on responsibility, demonstrating reliability, self-management and consistency

  • Is self-motivated and driven, taking ownership for own development, asking questions and listening, whilst sharing knowledge and experiences willingly

  • Committed to continuous improvement, with ability to think strategically, whilst having good attention to detail and ability to effectively follow instructions

  • Demonstrates and understands companies values

  • Ability to build effective working relationships, provide excellent customer service and focus whilst acting as a brand ambassador

  • Understand the balance between productivity and safety

  • Strong communication and negotiation skills, with ability to have difficult conversations and resolve disputes

  • Contributes in a positive manner

  • Ability and willingness to comply with company policies and procedures

For more information contact Peter Henderson on 027 441 9300 apply online or email your CV to quoting Ref: PH73442