Project Manager - Service Delivery

Come and make a difference to the Communities and Tourists in the beautiful Hurunui.

 

This new, key position will manage all types of infrastructure projects for the Council, with a primary focus on Roading. You will ensure the levels of service are exceeded and the existing solid relationships with our Contractors are enhanced. This is a significant role so has a high degree of focus and visibility.


This role is more than simply managing projects. You will work with a variety of teams, communities and long term plans to transform ideas and strategic objects into reality. Establishing well-constructed accurate plans for the next 3 years, it will provide a clear pathway for our communities to see their expectation and desires becoming real

What you need

You will possess excellent communication skills, have an innovative approach to new methods of working, be able to succinctly and clearly document working procedures in preparation of handover to operations and work well with contractors and a range of stakeholders. Successful experience in project or contract management is necessary and roading or civil engineering qualification will be highly regarded

Where you will work

The Hurunui is a large, rural district comprising of small townships and settlements and a widespread network of roads utility infrastructure, property and reserves.

The position is based in our Amberley office, 35 minutes north of Christchurch and the entrance to the Waipara wine growing region and our award winning Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Spa. No parking or traffic hassles, scenic vistas in abundance, flexible employment conditions and friendly, family oriented staff to share your work life.

To apply for this job go to: www.hdcjobs.co.nz & enter ref code: 4348085.

Applications close 05 October 2018.

Enquiries to michael.prisk@hurunui.govt.nz phone 03 314 0105.

 

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