Civil Superintendent

£40,000 - £49,999
29 May 2012
03 Oct 2012
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Civil Superintendent Location: New Zealand Christchurch Pay Rate: $80 100k NZ Looking to move abroad? Looking to be part of a city rebuild? Looking for new challenges in the construction sector? Then maybe the Christchurch Rebuild Project is for you. Christchurch is abuzz with every conceivable construction activity either underway or about to commence and to continue over the next 10 years for the rebuild efforts. Demolition Residential & Commercial rebuilds reconstructing the roads bridges drainage and utilities infrastructure it’s all happening. And the construction industry is the place to be with a distinctive buzz resonating from engineering circles within the town. The Company The company is one of the few established players within NZ Construction Industry. Due to the construction works happening in and around CHCH they are looking at a year ahead with an unprecedented order book of work in hand and to add to that they are about to be awarded further projects. They expect this level of activity to be sustained and even increase over the next 5 years. Main Duties As a Civil Superintendent you will be managing your own section of works and be part of a dedicated team and will report into the Project Manager. You will be responsible for managing various sub contractors keeping accurate records of production managing and maintaining quality of the works managing and controlling H&S elements at all times. Requirements The successful candidate will bring to the role; Be trade qualified or time served with 5 years + experience in a similar position working within the construction and engineering industry. Previous work history with a top or established mid tier UK Engineering Construction company A good understanding and demonstrative experience of standard civil engineering practices and techniques including supervision of construction works including roads RC structures (insitu/precast) earth works piling and foundation works utilities and services reinstatement. Have the ability and experience to run direct and sub contract labour teams Be practical minded and work with hands on approach coupled with excellent communication and people skills A solutions orientated attitude with a desire to progress in your career. Benefits A package which is in line with the technical nature of the project which includes Salary of between $80 100k inclusive of package. Package includes; Pension contributions Assistance with accommodation Assistance with visa requirements if required work vehicle + Phone. Also included is a fantastic opportunity to progress through extensive training and experience with an established Engineering and Construction company in the NZ Construction market. Please send your CV to quoting Superintendent – CHCH in the subject title. Could your friend do this job? If so then refer their CV to us at and be eligible for up to $1000(Equivalent pounds will be paid). Terms and conditions apply.