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Site Manager (UFB2) - Taumarunui

Date: 12-Aug-2019

Location: Taumarunui, MWT, NZ

Company: Broadspectrum


Broadspectrum is an operations, maintenance and construction services organisation, operating globally in the resources, energy, industrial, infrastructure, rail, property and defence sectors. This is a diverse and growing business offering the training, opportunities and support you need to begin and build a successful career.


Career development opportunity supporting a new telecommunications roll-out across New Zealand to be based in our depot in Tamaranui


About the role


Broadspectrum are seeking a talented and motivated Site Works Manager to support our new Chorus UFB 2 contract and will cover the Manawatu-Wanganui region.


This role is responsible for the day to day operations; looking after and in charge of all works involved with the network roll out in the area.


You will be in charge of up to 3 civil contracts as well as the fibre contract.


As Site Manager, you are expected to build a team who succeed as individuals, actively collaborate with one another and are willing to be part of a culture of knowledge sharing for the benefit of the development of the Telecommunication industry as a whole.


Reporting to the Regional Build Manager this role offers the best of both worlds with the combination of using technical business skills together with onsite practical experience.


About You


The successful candidate will need to have experience in leadership and excellent organisation skills as well as the ability to plan ahead and avoid reactivity.


You will preferably have 3+ years experience in project delivery within the construction industry and familiarity with civil installation techniques in telecommunications, water, or power. Experience in blow and fibre build is also ideal.


You will have the ability to build strong working relationships and influence both internal stakeholders and the client.


Experience in dealing with local council is an advantage.


There is also a financial element to this role as you will be manging financial budgets for the duration of the job so an understanding of P and L reporting is ideal.




Valid full New Zealand driver licence (able to drive a manual vehicle).


Other duties and or responsibilities


  • Management of teams and subcontractors including individual performance management
  • Strong commitment to Health and Safety
  • This role requires travel across the region as well as working remotely.


How to apply 


Please click on apply now.


For inquiries, please ring Marie Sinajon at 09 523 9950 or visit the Broadspectrum website at


Short-listed candidates must be prepared to undergo a pre-employment medical, which includes a drug and alcohol test and a Ministry of Justice check


We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing Diversity and Creating Inclusion is a key component of our Talent Management Strategy. The creation of a Diverse and Inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success, creating a high-performance business.


Position Reference Number: 104840

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