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Site Manager- Travelling Position

Auckland

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About Us

Starting from humble beginnings in Dunedin, Cook Brothers Construction has grown substantially over the last thirteen years. We are currently made up of 200+ team members across Southern Lakes, Canterbury, Otago and Auckland. We have experienced rapid growth in the last 10 years, whilst maintaining our strong “one team” culture.

With a focus on Quality, Cook Brothers Construction has an extensive and diverse portfolio that spans renovation, new construction, fit-outs, and design and build, both in the high-end residential and commercial sectors.

At Cook Brothers Construction we believe in the attributes and behaviours of ‘One Team'. We operate above the line, that is, we are accountable, responsible and take ownership of our actions. We love to see our employees thrive and grow throughout our business. Development opportunities are endless, and we are committed to continuously mentoring and coaching others.

We strive to be a National leader in our industry, with a focus on quality, client satisfaction, sustainability, innovation. We believe the team is the heart and soul of us achieving this.

 

About the Role

You will be a strong leader for the Cook Brothers team and trade partners, whilst working alongside the Quantity Surveyor and Project Manager on Commercial build projects looking after one of our Major Clients around the North Island.

This role will require travel to sites around the North Island completing commercial renovations for a major client of ours. Projects timelines are predicted to be between 6-14 weeks.

When a project is out of Auckland, you will be flown home every third weekend.

You will be working in a live environment, therefore will need to be familiar of the health and safety implications of this.

 

Duties:

  • Strategically planning and effectively managing the program
  • Liaising with clients and stakeholders while maintaining a high service quality
  • Mitigating Risks
  • Reporting on Health & Safety, quality, cost control and budget
  • Meeting Key Performance Objectives of the project
  • Focus on quality
  • Construction methodology and adherence to policies, procedures, relevant codes and acts for self and the team
  • Being the first point contact for contractor’s on site for projects
  • Lead and assist (coach/mentor) the team both on the tools and/or off the tools to meet project demands and timelines
  • Attend and lead site meeting and lead toolkit meetings and take minutes of meeting
  • Sub-contractor management in each region
  • Read drawings and communicate relevant tasks
  • Provide clear direction on tasks to be completed on a daily basis: who, what and when; making best use of time and resources at all times
  • Coach and mentor your team to deliver high quality outcomes to support the delivery of on time, on budget and with high quality
  • Being the first point contact for contractor’s on site for projects
  • Lead and assist (coach/mentor) the team both on the tools and/or off the tools to meet project demands and timelines
  • Attend and lead site meeting and lead toolkit meetings and take minutes of meeting
  • Sub-contractor management
  • Read drawings and communicate relevant tasks
     

Skills and Experience:

  • Must have NZ/AUS Site Management Experience
  • At least 4 years construction site management experience
  • Able to talk to trade partners
  • Labour hire and subcontractor management experience
  • Concrete and Steel Experience preferred
  • Commercial build experience
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to navigate tough conversations
  • Proven planning & program management experience
  • Leadership of Health and Safety
  • Excellent Communicator
     

Benefits

  • Ongoing Training and Development
  • Solid Career Progression Supportive and Positive team
  • Good Work/Life Balance
  • Positive and Social Company Culture
  • Exciting Projects both Currently and in the Pipeline
  • Competitive Salary + Laptop + Cell phone
  • Company Vehicle + Fuel Card
  • Travel Allowance
  • Health Insurance
  • Free Access to EAP

 

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