Regional Manager – Waikato

About the company:

With a solid team spanning five North Island regional offices, Livingstone Building has stayed strong to its family-owned roots. We have grown over 75+ years into a highly respected and successful commercial construction company, delivering iconic buildings throughout New Zealand.

Through our Building Excellence values, we have formed long-lasting relationships with clients in the education, healthcare, retail, hospitality, and industrial sectors. With every project, we deliver innovation and excellence. We strive to produce stunning, quality buildings that will make our team and clients proud for generations to come.

Our success cannot be achieved without our 200+ employees. Our people are at the heart of everything we do, and we aim to provide a supportive and positive environment which allows our team to perform at the best of their ability.

We have a strong history of growing our own. We recognise potential and support our team to achieve their individual goals and progress in their careers. From Apprentice to Director, each employee has a pathway to success. Our culture of mentoring, training, and encouraging personal growth has seen many of our current team members rise through the ranks over 10, 20, 30 and 40 years!

Our strong Waikato team of 117 people has a solid pipeline of work and are looking for a Regional Manager.
Learn more about Livingstone on our website.
The role:
We now want to raise our leadership capability and are looking for a Regional Manager to take up this newly created role and elevate the Waikato region to the next level. We need someone to manage a team of Hamilton based Project Manager’s and Site Staff to ensure that all projects in the region are delivered on time, to budget and to our client’s standards.  You will also be responsible for a team based in our Te Awamutu office that manages all the maintenance work in the Waikato region.
You must be fully conversant with the full building life cycle and hold the operational know-how to anticipate the various challenges and requirements of a regional team.  This region is currently the biggest branch in our company, and you need to take the reins and make this team hum!
The successful candidate will have:
  • 4 years management experience
  • 7 years’ in a Quantity Survey or Project Management role or similar (desirable)
  • 5 years’ commercial or industrial construction experience
  • Fantastic organisational and planning skills
  • Great communication and interpersonal people skills
  • Competitive salary and package including vehicle, phone, laptop
  • Medical Insurance upon 12 months service
  • Work and home life balance
  • Personal and professional development
  • A supportive and challenging environment to further your growth and knowledge
  • A fun and passionate organisational culture
  • Work with an ambitious, high performing team.
If you have a passion for driving excellence and believe you have what it takes to be a member of the Livingstone team, we want to hear from you. Please email your CV to:
[email protected]  or click on the apply now button.

Only applicants living and working in New Zealand will be considered for this position.
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