CAREERS

 

Carpenters Waikato

Are you an experienced Carpenter looking for new opportunities with a progressive modern company?

Do you have a passion for people?
Do you do what you say you are going to do?
Do you believe that better never stops?
If you answered YES to the above questions – we are looking for you, as our company has grown!

Livingstone has been Building Excellence within the industrial and commercial sector for over 30 years. During this time the industry has grown immensely and our company with it.
We are now hiring qualified Carpenters to add to our team.

You can build your skills and experience while working with Livingstone to build excellent buildings for our clients. All whilst having opportunities to progress in our company/industry and the chance to work on varied and interesting projects throughout the North Island.

The right applicant will have:
• Proven construction industry skills and experience
• Relevant trade qualifications
• Great communication skills
• The willingness to travel and stay away if needed
• A good level of health and fitness
• The ability to work confidently as part of a team or unsupervised
• A high standard of workmanship
• Full tool kit including nail guns

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to further develop their career through various types of work.

Only those already living and working in New Zealand will be considered.
You will need to be able to pass a pre-employment drug test as well as a criminal convictions check for work in schools and the department of corrections.

So, if you are prepared for a challenging career path and have a positive and willing attitude, contact us now!

To apply please send your cover letter and CV through to: Samantha Barrett, HR Administrator
Email: samanthab@lbl.co.nz

Intermediate Quantity Surveyor New Plymouth

Intermediate Quantity Surveyor

Are you an Intermediate Quantity Surveyor looking for new opportunities with a progressive modern company?

Livingstone Building have projects starting in New Plymouth and we need to add you to our nationwide team of 200 motivated and valued staff.
We offer competitive remuneration packages, job security, opportunities to progress in our company/industry and the chance to work on varied and interesting projects throughout the North Island. You can build your skills and experience while working with Livingstone to build excellent buildings for our clients.

If you are an Intermediate Quantity Surveyor we would be interested in meeting you.

Your key responsibilities will include:

• Prepare tenders
• Prepare trade packages and scope of works
• Measuring projects
• Letting of contracts, after reviewing subcontract quotations
• Negotiation with subcontractors
• Managing valuations/variations
• Tender Analysis
• General contract administration
• Attend Site Meetings
• Taking meeting minutes
• Administer progress claims and payments
• Prepare internal cost and project reports
• Reporting information to subcontractors
• Administer and comply with Head Contract Agreement
• Final accounting on completion of contracts

To be considered for this role you must have a relevant tertiary qualification in Quantity Surveying.
PLEASE NOTE: You must be already working in New Zealand to apply for this position.

To apply for this role please email your CV and cover letter to:
Samantha Barrett
HR Administrator
samanthab@lbl.co.nz

Project Manager Waikato

Do you have a passion for people?
Do you do what you say you are going to do?
Do you believe that better never stops?
If you answered YES to the above questions – we are looking for you, as our company has grown!

Livingstone has been Building Excellence within the industrial and commercial sector for over 30 years. During this time the industry has grown immensely and our company with it.
The opportunity has arisen for a Project Manager to join our team.

The right applicant will have:
• Carpentry certificate or higher qualification
• The ability to manage and coordinate multiple projects at once and ensure the continuity of work
• Comprehensive knowledge of computer applications, including Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Project
• The ability to read and interpret building and site plans, and specifications
• The ability to prepare and maintain project programmes
• The ability to lead and manage staff including subcontractors
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Full driver’s license

To be considered for this role you will have at least 3 years’ experience in Project Management role in the construction industry. Your strengths will include excellent self-management skills and comprehensive knowledge of building functions.
This is a great opportunity for someone looking to further develop their career within the construction industry with an award-winning company.
So, if you are prepared for a challenging career path and have a positive and willing attitude, contact us now!

To apply please send your cover letter and CV through to: Samantha Barrett, HR Administrator
Email: samanthab@lbl.co.nz

 

At Livingstone, we consider our workforce as part of our extended family and New Zealand our backyard. As an organisation we endeavour to improve and grow our team members’ skillsets. We provide career pathways that encourage staff to facilitate and motivate their own development and their effort is reciprocated with training and development, retention and loyalty.