Our client is experiencing strong growth in the Waikato. They build in the office, retail, multi level residential, industrial and horticultural sectors and currently have a number of design & build projects on the go and coming up. As a Site Manager you will ideally have experience delivering commercial projects valued at $5m + + and be from a trade background with knowledge of NZ’s OHS/IR laws. The successful candidate will have stand-alone experience working as a Site Manager in a commercial construction environment. You’ll be ensuring your team is adhering to all Health & Safety requirements on site – and you’ll be the one setting the example. You’ll be working with a variety of people on site, so your ability to be hands on while also being a professional and confident communicator and having the technical knowledge to back it up will hold you in good stead. You will be no stranger to running inductions, tool box talks and ensuring everything on site is efficient and effective. The key responsibilities of this role are: Co-ordinating and leading site activities Playing a key role in ensuring projects are delivered on time and to budget Identify and resolve key building issues whilst maintaining the programme Supervise/ check works in all trades of quality and accuracy Conduct site meetings Supervise and resolve any sub-contractor disagreements We welcome applications from those with a solid background in site management within New Zealand who have hands on experience or hold an appropriate trade certification. You will have a very strong commitment to Health & Safety and be an advocate and ensure all staff are adhering to safe working practices at all times. In addition, you will be able to provide input into resourcing and planning, and liaise with senior staff confidently. For a confidential discussion, please contact Paddy Shaw on 0274996643 or apply online with your CV and a covering letter detailing your experience. All enquiries and applications to Harper Smith Recruitment are treated in strict confidence. Under no circumstances does Harper Smith Recruitment provide information either written or verbally on any candidate to any client without prior approval from the candidate. Harper Smith Recruitment Ltd is a technical recruitment company specialising in the recruitment, search and selection of professionals within Construction, Engineering and Industrial Manufacturing related industries. Check out our website for further opportunities www.harpersmith.co.nz.