Division Manager

A role for someone who is looking to take the next step in their career and learn from a market leader

Your new company

You will be working for an established and well-respected NZ contractor with offices and projects around Central Otago. They have a stable forward workload and are on the lookout for the best civil construction talent to join their high-performing team. This company have a diverse portfolio of projects and empower their staff to broaden their skills and offer development plans to further your career. This company has worked on and has forward contracts in.

  • Drainage
  • Earthworks
  • Road maintenance/construction
  • Subdivisions
  • General civil work

    Your new role

You will be working closely with the owner on a range of water projects in Otago. Your responsibilities will be varied and will include; training, performance management, organising resources, technical advice, liaising with stakeholders and delivering successful projects. This is a broad role that will give you a great grounding in management and supervision. While this is a management role there may be some on the tools work in rare circumstances.

This role is in Queenstown but will suit someone who lives anywhere in the Central Otago region as the company has branches in Queenstown and Cromwell. If you are outside the region, there is a one off relocation assistance available for the successful applicant.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Certifying drainlayer (this is a must)
  • An Engineering degree in civil construction
  • Site Safe Supervisor
  • Class 1 and WTR licences
  • Great interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Proven experience on drainage projects in New Zealand

This position would suit a graduate engineer who has worked as a certifying drainlayer in their career. Operating experience in the drainage field is a must for this role.

What you'll get in return

This is a great chance to develop your managerial skills in a supportive environment. In return for your hard work, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary and great benefits like health insurance and a full private use ute, as well as the chance to progress within the organisation. This role includes a Ute and a bonus structure where you can earn far beyond your salary. This is calculated monthly and involves in depth conversations with the owner and is based on your teams performance.

This role is in Queenstown but will suit someone who lives anywhere in central Otago.

What you need to do now

If you are interested in this role please contact Denver Benseman on 027 777 6656 or email a CV through to denver.benseman@hays.net.nz

This company is looking for Team Leaders in roading, drainage and subdivision works, so if you have experience in this area, get in contact now for a discussion about the role


Job Type
$100-$120k (negotiable) + Bonus + Ute

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Denver Benseman, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Christchurch
Ground Floor, 131 Victoria Street, Christchurch Central

Telephone: 0277776656

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