Site Managers
Tauranga, Full Time, Trades & Services
Please Quote Reference Number 83154
  • Competitive salary package for an employee
  • Open to self-employed contractor with phone, vehicle & mileage costs reimbursed
  • Join the successful team at Arrowsmith Builders

  • Arrowsmith Builders Ltd are a well-established Commercial Construction Company based in Tauranga, currently looking for Site Managers to join our busy team.

    The role will involve site and team management, both on and off the tools, delivering excellent results on a number of medium to large projects within the commercial construction sector as well as community, education and government projects across the wider Bay of Plenty region.

    Who we're looking for

    Candidates will have proven site and team management history preferably in commercial construction, or residential renovation. A solid understanding of NZ building regulations, standards and construction methodologies and have strong leadership and communication skills. Experience with seismic strengthening and/or educational projects would be advantageous.

    You will assist in delivering the company's building projects on time and to a highstandard. Meeting our client needs, health and safety and COVID compliance requirements and managing your team effectively will be critical to your success. Honesty, integrity and a positive and flexible attitude are key personal attributes for this role.
    Key responsibilities will include:
    • Managing and undertaking site set up and all onsite aspects of the project through to handover
    • Manage and coordinate subcontractors, site orders and deliveries  
    • Quality Assurance including booking site inspections and attending management meetings
    • Prompt reporting and updates to the Project Manager  
    • Communicating subcontractor performance and scope deviation risks with the project Quantity Surveyor
    • Set up and manage required compliance with all HSE & COVID regulations and best practice
    • May be required to travel daily to Rotorua, Whakatane, Opotiki for some projects
    Ideal experience and skills:
    • Trade Qualified Carpenter with minimum 5 years onsite experience
    • Minimum 2 - 4 years experience Site Management, preferably in commercial construction sector
    • Have extensive knowledge of NZ Building Standards and procedures
    • Have the ability to direct, motivate and provide training and guidance to labourers, apprentices, carpenters and subtrades
    • Good knowledge of OH&S and construction regulations
    • Excellent organisational and communication skills 
    • A problem solver with the ability to understand and follow programming, foresee potential issues, put preventative measures in place and adjust programming accordingly
    • Exposure to working on a range of commercial construction projects with a successful history of running site teams/subcontractors
    • Solid understanding of Health & Safety requirements, providing strong leadership and ensuring your team are adhering to company policies and procedures, and able to manage conflict effectively
    At Arrowsmith Builders Ltd, we genuinely care about our staff. Our Directors strive to support each employee in their career growth and provide a workplace culture that values and recognises effort and contribution.

    In the current COVID19 climate, the person taking on this position will need to be double vaccinated.

    All potential Arrowsmith Builders employees will require the right to work in New Zealand and complete a range of pre-employment checks, including reference checking and qualification checks.
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    Please Quote Reference Number 83154

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    (Q1) Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?

    (Q2) How would you rate your English language skills?

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    (Q6) How many years site management experience do you have?

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