Advance your career with SouthRoads!
SouthRoads are a specialist civil construction and maintenance company involved in the development of commercial and residential sites, road maintenance and construction, bridging, and other general contracting activities. A subsidiary of the HW Richardson Group of companies, SouthRoads undertake works throughout the lower South Island for a variety of clients, employing over 300 staff, utilising over 650 items of specialist construction equipment.
SouthRoads are looking for an experienced Contract Manager to join the Maintenance division based in Balclutha.
In this key role, you'll be responsible for forward planning, programming and organising your people to ensure maintenance projects are completed in an efficient and safe manner. You'll also lead or work on tender submissions and quotations. With a focus on quality, you will also be responsible for delivering the high standard of customer service that Southroads is known for.
With a tertiary qualification in engineering, you would need to have a minimum of three years of previous contracting experience.
You'll need great communication skills not only to lead teams but also for client liaison. You will be confident in directing a team, identifying and developing potential and ensuring that our site safety standards are followed.
Driven, committed and hard-working, you have strong time management skills and enjoy working as part of a team. You're passionate about delivering great results and comfortably communicate with other managers and field staff to deliver on time and budget.
This is an exciting opportunity to work with an experienced team of professionals in an enjoyable and relaxed work environment.
In accordance with our Health and Safety policy, SouthRoads is committed to a workplace free from alcohol and drugs. The successful candidates will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical and drug screening.