Project Manager Asbestos Removal


Scope Group Ltd is a privately owned, South Island based company who specialise in Asbestos Removal, Demolition and Civil Works. We have offices in Nelson, Christchurch and Dunedin.

We are currently looking for a Project Manager to lead and manage our Canterbury asbestos removal division. We have been removing asbestos since 2008 and pride ourselves on delivering a high-quality standard of work. Join a team who are highly trained and have vast experience with both Class A and B asbestos removal from a wide range of environments.

What you will do

As Project Manager you will be responsible for procuring, managing and delivering a variety of asbestos removal projects safely, to time and budget. This includes the management of our Canterbury based asbestos team, communication with clients and office teams and timely completion of key project administration processes.

Key aspects of this role include:

Working to identify and secure new business opportunities and strategic growth development throughout the Canterbury Region. This includes teaming with neighbouring divisions to compliment overall growth, opportunities and efficiencies for the Company.

Technical expertise to understand and design, develop, maintain and improve contracting and construction processes, including Asbestos removal, to champion safety, quality, profitability and client relationships.

What we are looking for

  • Ability to effectively manage all communications with clients
  • Formal qualification in a relevant field such as Project Management, Construction or Asbestos removal
  • Proven experience in the successful delivery of projects within either asbestos removal or a relevant field
  • Proven experience in new business procurement and sales including the ability to professionally articulate service solutions to potential clients
  • Ability to understand and develop construction and contracting documentation including SSSPs
  • Practical knowledge and experience with Project Management software and Microsoft Office applications
  • Confident in leading and managing people to successfully deliver results
  • Ability to work collaboratively with our wider teams based in Nelson and Dunedin and the Demolition and Civil divisions.

Previous knowledge and understanding of Class A & B Asbestos removal would be preferred. However, we are looking for someone who is the right fit for our business and that has a willingness and capability to learn and understand Asbestos Removal Methodology and processes.

You will require a current driver’s licence and be able to travel, as required, throughout the South Island.

How to Apply

If you wish to learn more about this role, or would like a copy of the Position Description you can contact our HR Manager, Rebecca Lamont, on 027 365 4779.

Applicants can send their CV and cover letter via email to All applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

Applications close Friday 26 June 2020.

Please note, applicants for this position must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand either through NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.


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