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Title:  Project Manager

Job Number:  9917

Wellington, NZ

About John Holland

We’re all about transforming lives by finding solutions to complex challenges across a wide range of industries including infrastructure, property, rail, building and water projects in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia. 

While our competitors talk about what they do, we focus on why we do it. We transform communities to make them easier to move around, more connected, and better to live in.  Are you up for the challenge?

About the Role

John Holland is looking to engage with capable and ambitious Project Managers with Rail, Construction and Civil Engineering experience to work on a longer-term projects that will see you deliver a diverse list of projects covering all aspects of green and brown field Rail construction projects.

You will be able to utilise your people, planning, technical and delivery skills delivering this high profile infrastructure project. In addition, you will be joining a high functioning team of established engineers and managers.

Responsibilities of the role include:

  • Project delivery, proactively plan, monitor, and manage the performance of project delivery.
  • Communicate with your stakeholders, ensure you build and maintain productive relationships with clients, consultants and subcontractors.
  • Review progress against plans, contractual arrangements and delivery milestones to ensure they are on schedule and within quality and cost estimates and take effective remedial action as required.
  • Develop, lead and motivate your team throughout the project, working towards best practice project management standards and meet all regulatory and statutory requirements.
  • Work with your commercial team on all aspects of financial reporting, management, and forecasting.
  • Live and breathe John Holland’s commitment to safety and people first values.

To be successful in this key role, you will have:

  • Relevant qualifications suitable to work on large and complex Rail projects.
  • Demonstrated experience in a similar Project Manager position or be more than ready to step up into a leadership role.
  • Successful construction management of multidisciplinary projects from a wide range of contract values and complexity
  • Expertise in working within a rail environment, following rail procedures and processes is desirable. Ability to understand Rail Signalling Fundamentals.
  • Ambition, you enjoy being successful and want to join a high performing business wanting to grow and develop

As part of the team, you help us deliver on our promise to transform lives.

Your success is reflected in ours, so we’re committed to being an employer of choice. We pride ourselves on having a diverse and inclusive workplace, as different perspectives and ideas will deliver our long-term success.

We’ll do all we can to help you develop your skills, and make a difference, right from the start. We have a flexible workplace and focus on all aspects of your physical and mental health and safety. We want you to be with us for the long-term, so providing you with rich career experiences and ongoing development is our priority.

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