Transportation Contracts Manager - Palmerston North
Palmerston North, New Zealand
6d ago

Description :

Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging.

That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind .

We care about the communities we serve because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.

Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

About the role

This is your chance to support the transportation group with appropriate technical solutions that provide the best outcomes to the agreed goals whilst enabling the project to be well managed.

You’ll be involved in all stages of transportation projects including contract management (MSQA), development engineering, procurement, design and project management.

Day to day tasks would involve :

  • Undertaking contract management duties (MSQA).
  • Carrying out constructability reviews of draft designs.
  • Reviewing of issued for construction drawings and specifications.
  • Preparation of cost estimates for project design and construction projects including risk assessments to support contingency allowances.
  • Preparation of project reports, site meeting records, observations and proceedings.
  • Assist with writing requests for tender and other procurement documents and working along-side tender evaluation teams.
  • Act in the role of Engineer’s Representative or Principal’s Representative Agent in the administration and surveillance of projects, in accordance with appropriate standards and procedures including Client contract management requirements.
  • Develop and maintain constructive relationships with local contractors, clients and team members.
  • Financial tracking, forecasting, reporting and management of construction projects.
  • Title :

    Transportation Contracts Manager - Palmerston North

    Qualifications :

    You’ll have the minimum of a Diploma in Civil Engineering or equivalent technical qualification with more than 6 years’ experience in the transportation or construction industry.

    A sound working knowledge of NZS 3910 : 2013 Conditions of Contract for Building and Civil Engineering Construction Projects and NZS 3917 : 2013 is required together with comprehensive knowledge of the Health and Safety at Work Act : 2015 and accompanying regulations.

    In addition, you’ll have a level of technical competency to maintain high professional standards in the field of road asset / network management.

    Job Category : Civil Engineering

    Civil Engineering

    Preferred Specifications :

    What we offer

    Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing.

  • Flexible Working Arrangements including purchasing up to 4 weeks additional leave and provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part time employment
  • Learning and Talent Development Programs including global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning
  • Mentoring for your own development
  • Professional Memberships
  • Health Insurance Income Protection Insurance Life Insurance
  • Service Recognition Awards
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Programs
  • Employee Assistance Program
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