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Assistant Project Manager - Construction


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Source: uWorkin


angle-right Job no: 580299
Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Hastings
Categories: Project Management, Construction, Civil Engineering

Downer has been designing, building and sustaining New Zealand's infrastructure for over a century and is a leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand.

With over 12,000 employees in New Zealand, we work alongside some of New Zealand's biggest businesses, councils and government agencies.

Our Hawkes Bay Construction team are growing! Following an internal move, we now have an Assistant Project Manager role available to join our team reporting to our Construction Manager. You'll be responsible for a variety of tasks to support the development of scope and designs, then working alongside the delivery team to ensure work is completed to a high standard and the key outcomes of the project are achieved.

What's in it for you?
A role with us can enable you to develop and enhance your skills and experience and work with a high performing team who believes in collaboration and trust. You'll be rewarded with:

  • An opportunity to see and experience the lifecycle of the entire project from start to finish.
  • A competitive remuneration package, flexible working arrangements, great training and ongoing development

About the role
You'll be assisting our Construction team onsite with site management, compliance and quality checks of the designs and drawings. While managing the sites and ensuring the productivity of the projects, your responsibilities will also include to:
  • Provide support to the Project Manager and Supervisor to ensure the project requirements are met and the resources are optimised
  • Develop good working relationship with our clients, subcontractors and members of the public.
  • Assist the Project Manager with quality compliance documentation including financial monitoring against the work programme.
  • Work with estimators and surveyors and also be able to whip up some basic drawings on site when needed.

About you
It goes without saying that you need to be a star problem-solver, innovative and able to think on your feet along with a couple of years of experience in construction industry. You'll also have:
  • Trade qualification or NZDE in civil construction.
  • 5 - 10 year's experience in the civil construction industry.
  • An understanding of site management and local authority activities.
  • Experience and knowledge in Civil Construction compliance testing and the recording of quality assurance documentation.
  • The ability to create and deliver a strong customer focus culture, and build long term client relationships.

Keeping an eye on the end goal would be the secret to success in this role. Maybe you're looking for your next challenge or an experienced Project Engineer looking for a change? Either way you'll be open and adaptable to change and passionate about planning, construction preferably earthworks, pavements or structures.

How to Apply?
If you're looking for a great opportunity to develop and enhance your skills and experience in a diverse and collaborative team, then don't delay and Apply Now! Visit www.downercareers.co.nz and search for #580299 to submit your interest.

Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and medical.

Due to the fast-paced nature of Downer, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change, so don't delay and make sure you apply as soon as possible.

Downer NZ is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture.

Advertised: 03 May 2021 New Zealand Standard Time
Applications close: 30 May 2021 New Zealand Standard Time