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Carpentry Site Foreman


Looking for a change of scene? We’re looking for a trade qualified carpentry Site Foreman to work on architectural residential builds.

We are looking for an applicant who
Has an excellent working knowledge of carpentry, construction and the industry
 Has sound knowledge of building practice, specifically residential
 Is able to read and interpret plans and specifications
 Is able to understand written and verbal instructions
 Is able to manage staff, and work well with their supervisor and team
 Is self motivated and has high attention to detail
 Has experience in delivering high quality architectural building projects
 Has Hill Site Experience
 Has a good knowledge of Health & Safety

A current carpentry LBP licence is essential, as well as a clean, valid Class 1 Drivers Licence.

If the above criteria fits, then we want to talk to you. We offer competitive hourly rates dependent on experience.

Applicants for this position will need to have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit.

Type: Full time, Permanent
Location: Christchurch City, Canterbury

For further information or to discuss any opportunities, please email us your CV and Cover Letter to info@whyteconstruction.co.nz
 

Quantity Surveyor


We’re expanding our QS Team and need a qualified Quantity Surveyor to work on a variety of projects. Our work environment covers everything from new residential, commercial, shop fitting, and renovation to demolition.
This role will cover all aspects of the Quantity Surveying environment including plan and specification interpretation and analysis, cost estimation and analysis, allocation of work to subcontractors, variation management through to progress claims and final reports.

To score this role you will;
• Have a relevant QS qualification with min 5 years experience
• Have excellent communication skills
• Be computer literate in spreadsheets, MS Project and estimating software
• Understand drawings, schedules and subcontract costs
• Be skilled in tender document preparation and presentation
• Be able to work all aspects of a project from QS, through to variations and final accounts.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit.

Type: Full time, Permanent
Location: Christchur­ch City, Canterbury

For further information or to discuss any opportunities, please email us your CV and Cover Letter to info@whyteconstruction.co.nz