Electrical Project Manager
NZD80000 - NZD95000 per annum
  • Rare Wairarapa based role with one of the region’s most established employers
  • Opportunities and support for developing leadership skills
  • Competitive package available including 5% employer super contributions

Juken New Zealand have been heavily involved with the NZ forestry and wood-processing industry for over 30 years, supplying to local and export markets.

With four modern, efficient and environmentally clean wood processing mills, Juken employ over 600 people across the country.

Due to a recent departure of a long serving staff member, Juken are looking for a Project Manager with an electrical background that can make this role their own!

The primary purpose of this role is to assist the Engineering Manager with the planning, management and commissioning of capital and major maintenance projects, including establishing scope and design; obtaining quotations and preparing supporting documentation for funding approval; engaging and co-ordinating contractors; oversight of expenditure; reporting on progress and variance and final commissioning within budget, to specification and on time.

This includes managing projects across other sites for JNL, with flexibility to travel to Gisborne and Kaitaia being a must!

About you

You will be able to demonstrate experience in the following:

  • Project Management & Planning
  • Risk Management
  • Managing and maintaining key working relationships with Internal Managers, Suppliers and external contractors
  • High attention to detail particularly in regard to Health and Safety


  • Competitive salary, based on skills and experience
  • Workplace savings scheme up to 5% employer contributions
  • Develop your leadership skills

How to apply

If you believe you have these skills and can hit the ground running, we would love to hear from you! Click the link and apply now with your updated CV and cover letter.

For a confidential discussion about this role, please call Patrick Flynn at Madison Recruitment on 027 372 7172. For a copy of the position description, please email patrick.flynn@madison.co.nz.

Please note:

All candidates at the final recruitment stage will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screening test and attend a pre-employment medical assessment at our cost.

Due to the requirement for travel between regions it is strongly recommended to be up to date with all vaccinations including COVID-19.

This position is being solely recruited by Madison Recruitment on behalf of our client Juken New Zealand. All applications will be treated in strict confidence.

Madison Recruitment