Civil Foreman
Ryman Healthcare
Christchurch, NZ
41m ago

Ryman Construction is seeking an experienced Civil Foreman to join our team in Christchurch to work on a brand new project in Riccarton.

  • Large scale civil project work
  • Work for a developer, designer, builder and operator
  • Work for a company that is committed to safety
  • Ryman Healthcare

    Construction is different at Ryman - in fact everything is. We care about every detail. Which is why we design and build all our retirement villages ourselves, to ensure everything is perfect.

    To achieve this, we need to hire the best people.

    We know what you're thinking : whoever thoughts a construction worker could work in healthcare? Well, there are serious upsides, so if you have an open mind, read on.

    Our land bank is the strongest it's ever been - we are about to move into our biggest ever build programme. We expect to have 12 sites under construction in the next 12 months.

    The Project

    Set to commence in the second half of 2020, our proposed retirement village in Riccarton Park will be located on a 5-hectare site, off Steadman Rd, which overlooks the racecourse and will provide great views across to the Port Hills and Southern Alps.

    The village will provide independent and assisted living options, with a total of approx. 60 townhouses and 5 apartment blocks )with basement), as well as a care centre main block (with basement), which offers resthome, hospital and dementia-level care.

    Amenities will include an indoor swimming pool, a movie theatre, cafe, hair and beauty salon and a bowling green.

    What will you do?

    Reporting to the site based Site Manager, you will responsible for running teams working on water, drainage, excavation and roading.

    You will coordinate and manage works including Civil and Road works, In ground services, External structures and Landscaping.

    What's in it for you?

    Our work at Ryman is varied - no day is the same, and as we continue to grow across NZ and Australia opportunities for career advancement are increasingly abundant.

    Working at Ryman has great benefits. As part of the team you will :

  • You'll get paid well for what you do and will have access to our employee share scheme
  • You'll advance your career by working on complex and challenging projects that range up to $250m
  • We are moving into our biggest ever build programme, so you'll have a stable career in construction
  • You won't battle with clients. You'll work for the developer, designer, builder and operator instead, so you can focus on delivering the best home for our residents.
  • Work for a company that is committed to safety - at Ryman we do it safety or not at all.
  • Work in a fun, hard-working and supportive team environment
  • Receive ongoing support for your career development
  • Opportunity to join one of Australasia's most successful and fastest growing companies
  • Who are you?

  • You will have a high regard for safety. Safety will be a priority for you and you understand the requirements, particularly with regards to trench excavations and deep excavations.
  • You will have civil experience with services installation. Roading experience preferred, with services coordination being required.
  • You are knowledgeable and experienced in roading, drainage and retaining walls
  • Be trade qualified working your way up from the tools
  • You hold a current work Visa or Residency
  • You can juggle multiple projects at once and have excellent time-management skills
  • You will have proven leadership skills and the ability to create a positive team atmosphere
  • Be a team player with a 'can-do' attitude and have the leadership skills required to create a great working culture
  • If you are interested in joining an organisation with a clear purpose and a commitment to kindness and safety we would love to hear from you. Apply now!

    Joining the Ryman team could be your best career move yet

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