Senior Project Manager/Project Manager

With palm-lined streets, iconic buildings, a sunny climate and great food and wine Napier provides an attractive, almost Mediterranean lifestyle. It is a lively and vibrant city, offering plenty of opportunities for family, recreation and relaxation. There are endless dining options, a diverse range of art galleries and design stores, and you’ll never be too far from a great coffee.

Improved road and air links are helping to make Napier one of New Zealand’s most popular, liveable and easily accessible cities.

Napier City Council is one of Napier’s biggest and most desirable employers – they value excellence, integrity, sustainability and outstanding customer and community service.

The Infrastructure Team is led by a group of passionate and experienced Managers who promote a team culture of fun, professionalism, service excellence and a real focus on continuing professional development.
With a diverse portfolio of projects in the pipeline they are looking to appoint a Senior Project Manager and Project Managers to play a key role in successfully managing the future of Napier city.

We are looking for Project Managers with experience in:

  • Roading Projects, both major reconstructions and minor works
  • Three Waters Utility Projects
  • Public open spaces and Reserves
  • Recreational facilities
  • Community Buildings, Services and Functions

To be successful you will bring:

  • A Civil Engineering Degree or recognised Project Management qualification or Diploma with/or working towards industry registration.
  • Experience managing larger and more complex projects
  • Relevant NZ experience in the design and delivery of Local Authority projects.
  • Relevant experience and knowledge of Project Management frameworks, systems and practices.
  • A good understanding of NZS 3910 contract documentation
  • A good knowledge of NZ Specifications, Codes of Practice and procedures associated with Local Authority infrastructure
  • Experience in the management of projects from inception to commissioning.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join Napier City Council and make a positive impact on the communities they serve.

Napier City Council are an equal opportunity employer and they value diversity. They do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.

Preferred candidates will be required to undergo pre-employment screening which includes drug testing.

Please apply with your CV and cover letter through this site or contact Ian Green on 04 499 8055 for further information.
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Ian Green
Principal Consultant