Site Supervisor

Job title : Site Supervisor
Location : Wellington
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Thomas Smith
Job reference : TS71122

A Site Supervisor is required for this well established and successful contractor based in Wellington. Those in a foreman or Leading Hand position are encouraged to apply if they are seeking to develop their construction career in an off the tools role.

The position is to work alongside an experienced Site Manager, who takes responsibility for all site activities and reports to the project manager. You will be ensuring works are followed by subcontractors, tracking the programme to ensure on time delivery and maintaining a safe work environment. There may be a requirement from time to time to get on the tools, but this is predominantly a hands off role where you will use your carpentry knowledge in a supervisory role.

Projects include commercial new builds, building upgrades and education and leisure sector projects.

Suitable candidates will be able to demonstrate:

  • Site Foreman and / or Site Management on commercial level and fit-out projects

  • Onsite Labour Management: timekeeping for employees under your supervision, ensuring high level of productivity, fostering positive working relationship and strong team environment

  • Health and Safety Supervision: maintaining and implementing site specific safety plans, completing Toolbox meetings and safety audits as specified in the site specific safety plan

  • Quality Assurance: reading and understanding specifications of designed building components, completing quality assurance records

  • You will have a trade qualification and come from a trades background

​Right to work in New Zealand is essential.

For more information contact Thomas Smith on 021 917 295, apply online or email your CV to, quoting Ref: TS71122