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

Senior Quantity Surveyor Bay of Plenty

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!
If you are a Qualified Quantity Surveyor with 5 years’ experience or more, boy do we have an opportunity for you!! The industry has grown immensely and our company with it! We have a brand spanking new role to fill as a Senior Quantity Surveyor in the Bay of Plenty.

Responsibilities …..

Let’s be honest, if you are a Senior Quantity Surveyor you know what the responsibilities include. However!! We here at Livingstone are a little different from the rest where we can offer you full control on the project. Our Quantity Surveying team run the job right from inception to completion. We believe this gives the Quantity Surveyor the ability to pick up the project run with it and really take ownership in the work they are doing

To seal the deal … We offer competitive remuneration packages, health insurance, 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. Not only that but you will be part of an innovative, supportive team who strive for more in an environment where we work hard, play hard.

So, if you are prepared for a challenging career path and have a positive and willing attitude, contact us now!
To be considered for this role you must have a relevant tertiary qualification in Quantity Surveying.
Only those already living and working in New Zealand will be considered.
To apply please send your cover letter and CV through to:
Samantha Barrett
HR Administrator
Email: samanthab@lbl.co.nz

Site Managers Waikato

Are you an experienced Site Manager looking for new opportunities with a progressive modern company?
Livingstone Building have several major commercial projects starting and we need to add you to our team of motivated and valued staff.
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 multiple new Site Managers to join the team in our Waikato branch.
If you are a Site Manager with 3+ years’ experience in the role, we would be interested in meeting you.
We offer competitive rates, allowances, job security, great company benefits, opportunities to progress in our company/industry and the chance to work on varied and interesting projects. You can build your skills and experience while working with Livingstone to build excellent buildings for our clients.
A Site Foreman will have:
• Trade Carpentry qualification and proven experience within the industry
• Experience in delivering projects ranging in values up to 5 million
• Ability to coordinate a team of staff and subcontractors to ensure safety, quality work and targets achieved
• Ability to deal with a wide range of clients and subcontractors
• Ability to foresee and identify risks
• Excellent time managements skills
• Willingness to travel and stay away
• Experience working in live enviroments

You will need to be in a position to pass a pre-employment drug test as well as a criminal conviction check for work in schools and the Department of Corrections.
This is a great opportunity for someone looking to further develop their career through various types of work.
If you have any further questions please phone Bevan McKeany on 029 293 7647
Only those already living and working in New Zealand will be considered.
To apply please send your cover letter and CV through 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 multiple new Project Managers to join the team in our Waikato branch.
If you are a Project Manager with 3+ years’ experience in the role, we would be interested in meeting you.
We offer competitive remuneration packages, health insurance, 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. Not only that but you will be part of an innovative, supportive team who strive for more in an environment where we work hard, play hard.
The right applicant will have:
• A Carpentry certificate or higher qualification
• The ability to manage and coordinate multiple projects at once and ensure the continuity of work
• A 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 create and adhere to project programmes
• Experience in preparing in-depth construction project methodologies
• The ability to lead and manage staff including subcontractors
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• A Full driver’s licence

So, if you are prepared for a challenging career path and have a positive and willing attitude, contact us now!
To be considered for this role you will have at least 3 years’ experience in Project Management role. Your strengths will include excellent self-management skills and comprehensive knowledge of building functions.

Only those already living and working in New Zealand will be considered.
To apply please send your cover letter and CV through to:
Samantha Barrett, HR Administrator
samanthab@lbl.co.nz



Site Manager Bay of Plenty

Are you an experienced Site Manager looking for new opportunities with a progressive modern company?
Livingstone Building have several major commercial projects starting and we need to add you to our team of motivated and valued staff.
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 new Site Manager to join the team in our Bay of Plenty branch.
If you are a Site Manager with 3+ years’ experience in the role, we would be interested in meeting you.
We offer competitive rates, allowances, job security, great company benefits, opportunities to progress in our company/industry and the chance to work on varied and interesting projects. You can build your skills and experience while working with Livingstone to build excellent buildings for our clients.
A Site Manager will have:
• Trade Carpentry qualification and proven experience within the industry
• Experience in delivering projects ranging in values up to 5 million
• Ability to coordinate a team of staff and subcontractors to ensure safety, quality work and targets achieved
• Ability to deal with a wide range of clients and subcontractors
• Ability to foresee and identify risks
• Excellent time managements skills
• Willingness to travel and stay away
• Experience working in live enviroments

You will need to be in a position to pass a pre-employment drug test as well as a criminal conviction check for work in schools and the Department of Corrections.
This is a great opportunity for someone looking to further develop their career through various types of work.
If you have any further questions please phone Blanton Benjamin on 021 782 668
Only those already living and working in New Zealand will be considered.
To apply please send your cover letter and CV through to:
Samantha Barrett, HR Administrator
samanthab@lbl.co.nz

Qualified Carpenters Auckland

Qualified Carpenters - Auckland
Are you an experienced and qualified Carpenter looking for new opportunities with a progressive modern company?
Livingstone Building have started major commercial projects in Auckland Region and we need to add you to our team of motivated and valued staff.
We offer competitive rates, allowances, 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.
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
You will need to be in a position to pass a pre-employment drug test as well as a criminal conviction check for work in schools and the department of corrections.
This is a great opportunity for someone looking to further develop their career through various types of work.
If you have any further questions, please phone Sam Griffin on 021 944 452
Only those already living and working in New Zealand will be considered.
To apply please send your cover letter and CV through to:
Samantha Barrett, HR Administrator
samanthab@lbl.co.nz

Qualified Carpenters Taranaki

Qualified Carpenters - Taranaki
Are you an experienced and qualified Carpenter looking for new opportunities with a progressive modern company?
Livingstone Building have started major commercial projects in Taranaki Region and we need to add you to our team of motivated and valued staff.
We offer competitive rates, allowances, 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.
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
You will need to be in a position to pass a pre-employment drug test as well as a criminal conviction check for work in schools and the department of corrections.
This is a great opportunity for someone looking to further develop their career through various types of work.
If you have any further questions, please phone Ray on 029 200 2730.
Only those already living and working in New Zealand will be considered.
To apply please send your cover letter and CV through to:
Samantha Barrett, HR Administrator
samanthab@lbl.co.nz

Site Manager Auckland

Are you an experienced Site Manager looking for new opportunities with a progressive modern company?
Livingstone Building have several major commercial projects starting and we need to add you to our team of motivated and valued staff.
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 new Site Manager to join the team in our Auckland branch.
If you are a Site Manager with 3+ years’ experience in the role, we would be interested in meeting you.
We offer competitive rates, allowances, job security, great company benefits, opportunities to progress in our company/industry and the chance to work on varied and interesting projects. You can build your skills and experience while working with Livingstone to build excellent buildings for our clients.
A Site Manager will have:
• Trade Carpentry qualification and proven experience within the industry
• Experience in delivering projects ranging in values up to 5 million
• Ability to coordinate a team of staff and subcontractors to ensure safety, quality work and targets achieved
• Ability to deal with a wide range of clients and subcontractors
• Ability to foresee and identify risks
• Excellent time managements skills
• Willingness to travel and stay away
• Experience working in live enviroments

You will need to be in a position to pass a pre-employment drug test as well as a criminal conviction check for work in schools and the Department of Corrections.
This is a great opportunity for someone looking to further develop their career through various types of work.
If you have any further questions please phone Sam Griffin on 021 944 452
Only those already living and working in New Zealand will be considered.
To apply please send your cover letter and CV through to:
Samantha Barrett, HR Administrator
samanthab@lbl.co.nz

Site Manager Taranaki

Are you an experienced Site Manager looking for new opportunities with a progressive modern company?
Livingstone Building have several major commercial projects starting and we need to add you to our team of motivated and valued staff.
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 new Site Manager to join the team in our Taranaki branch.
If you are a Site Manager with 3+ years’ experience in the role, we would be interested in meeting you.
We offer competitive rates, allowances, job security, great company benefits, opportunities to progress in our company/industry and the chance to work on varied and interesting projects. You can build your skills and experience while working with Livingstone to build excellent buildings for our clients.
A Site Manager will have:
• Trade Carpentry qualification and proven experience within the industry
• Experience in delivering projects ranging in values up to 5 million
• Ability to coordinate a team of staff and subcontractors to ensure safety, quality work and targets achieved
• Ability to deal with a wide range of clients and subcontractors
• Ability to foresee and identify risks
• Excellent time managements skills
• Willingness to travel and stay away
• Experience working in live enviroments

You will need to be in a position to pass a pre-employment drug test as well as a criminal conviction check for work in schools and the Department of Corrections.
This is a great opportunity for someone looking to further develop their career through various types of work.
If you have any further questions please phone Ray Cooper on 029 200 2730
Only those already living and working in New Zealand will be considered.
To apply please send your cover letter and CV through to:
Samantha Barrett, HR Administrator
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.