Senior Management

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Senior Management

National Construction Manager - Hamilton

• Become a pivotal member of the senior leadership team
• Report directly to the CEO
Take charge of the biggest team at Livingstone, tasked with ensuring the delivery and completion of all our large projects
Livingstone has been Building Excellence within the industrial and commercial sector for over 70 years. During this time the industry has grown immensely, and our company is now sizeable enough to warrant the need for a National Construction Manager who will ensure that our four regional teams work tirelessly to deliver our projects on time, to budget and to our client’s standards.
The National Construction Manager’s primary function will be to develop and lead a continuous improvement culture based on best practice construction guidelines. You will lead a team of four regional managers throughout the North Island who will benefit from your technical expertise in construction, business acumen and leadership capabilities. You will also conduct project reviews, lessons learnt assessments and drive a national zero defects process to ensure quality is at the forefront of what we do.
To be successful in the role you will need:
• 15 years’ experience in a hands-on Senior Construction or Project Management position
• 10 years’ commercial construction experience in New Zealand
• 5 years’ management experience
In addition, you will need:
• A trade qualification in an area relevant to the construction industry
• Excellent knowledge of NZ construction contract conditions
• Excellent commercial acumen and negotiation skills
• Outstanding people management skills
• The ability to travel regularly
We would prefer the successful candidate to start in late January 2020, although this is negotiable. So, if you are prepared for a challenge and have a positive and willing attitude, please contact Beverly Birnie, HR Manager on 07 850 2222 or click on the apply now button.

Maintenance Manager - Te Awamutu

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Manager in our Te Awamutu maintenance team. This position will be responsible pricing work, overseeing the delivery of concurrent multiple small projects and programmed reactive maintenance with a variety of clients as well as managing a team. The ideal candidate will enjoy job variation, leading others and come with strong commercial construction experience.Responsibilities:
• Price and scope a variety of works for the team and organise in a way that maximizes profitable utilization of all resources
• Lead a team of 20 and manage employee life cycle including attraction, recruitment, inductions, development and separations
• Financial reporting including forecasting, P&L and budgeting
• Develop and maintain positive relationships with a variety of external clients and subcontractors
• Promote a Health & Safety culture and drive quality assurance across all projects
The candidate:
• Must demonstrate a solid understanding of local commercial construction knowledge and NZ pricing
• Have at least 5 years prior people management experience
• Will be able to travel to a variety of sites and locations across the central north island
• Be proficient in using MSOffice packages and other relevant software
• High level of communication skills both written and verbal
• Hold a full driver’s licence (class 1) & be flexible to travel to job sites around the wider Waikato
• No prior criminal history and willingness to undergo a current Police clearance check
Livingstone Benefits:
• Competitive salary + car + phone + laptop
• Medical insurance and annual health checks
• Free Employee Assistance Program (EAP) service
• Work life balance
• Annual performance and salary reviews and ongoing training and development

If you are looking for a challenge and have a passion for driving excellence in everything you do please apply now.
Submit your cover letter and CV to [email protected]