Assistant Contract Manager Northern Stormwater Auckland

Location: Auckland Posted Date: June 11, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 559675 Careermine Job Id: 1780111
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Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Auckland
Categories: Water

Downer has been designing, building and sustaining New Zealand's infrastructure for over a century and is a leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand.

With over 12,000 employees in New Zealand, we work alongside some of New Zealand's biggest businesses, councils and government agencies.

Downer is the largest provider of water management services in the country that delivers complete water solutions for city and industrial water users. We support our customers across the full asset lifecycle from the conceptual development of a project through design, construction, commissioning and optimisation.

Due to on-going growth throughout our Water business we're on the lookout for an Assistant Contract Manager to work alongside our operational team and take ownership of the delivery of the projects.

This is a great opportunity for someone wishing to progress their career within a secure, established business and well-supported team, with succession planning integral to our business.

A bit about your role:

You'll be responsible for:
  • The technical, operational, commercial, performance and people related deliverables associated with the contract
  • Planning, organising, directing and controlling the activities and operations of our work
  • Network inspection, data collection and assisting with claiming of work
  • Ensuring work is completed to a high standard and all targets (productivity, quality and safety) are met
  • Assisting the Contract Manager with financial reporting along with the day to day running of the Contract

A bit about you:

You'll be experienced working within a Drainage and/or Three Water environment and you'll bring with you
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to influence with demonstrated leadership behaviours that empower others
  • Strong problem solving skills & initiative
  • Strong collaboration skills
  • Proven track record of driving results
  • Ability to drive projects and complete within specified time frames


What we offer:

This is an outstanding opportunity to work in a truly diverse business. The environment is challenging and rewarding. We offer a competitive remuneration package, flexible working arrangements and with Downer's focus on training and development, this gives excellent opportunities to enhance your skills and advance your career. Don't delay! Apply now to join our great team by visiting www.downercareers.co.nz and entering 559675 into the keyword search.

Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and medical.

Advertised: 10 Jun 2019 New Zealand Standard Time
Applications close: 10 Jul 2019 New Zealand Standard Time