As a nation we all value the work of our schools and the role they play in shaping the future generations of New Zealand.
Most of us have some connection to a school whether that be from when you attended school yourself, have children currently attending a school, or perhaps you know someone who is a teacher.
At the very least, you will have noticed a local school in the community where you live.
Maynard Marks is a multidisciplinary consultancy that includes Architects, Building Surveyors, Quantity Surveyors, Asbestos Assessors and Project Managers.
We provide technical advice on building and property matters to every sector of business across New Zealand.
Based in our Education sector of business, this is an opportunity for a special individual to work alongside our schools and the Ministry of Education as a Project Manager.
This will mainly involve the preparation of 10 Year Property Plans and managing construction projects from initial planning stages to completion.
There will be numerous projects to manage over a number of different school sites, so you will need to hold a full and valid New Zealand Drivers Licence and also be willing to undertake a Police Vetting process in order to access client sites.
To be successful in this role you will have excellent communication and customer service skills including a strong command of the English language, be highly organised, computer savvy, a great problem solver and hold a high level of community spirit.
You will ideally hold a construction or construction management related degree or diploma with a minimum of 3 years post graduate practical experience in managing building / property construction projects or an extensive on the job experience working in or around school buildings in a similar or related role.
You will also ideally have a sound technical understanding of New Zealand construction practices and relevant legislation.
In return, Maynard Marks offers excellent remuneration, opportunities for both personal and professional development and a relaxed but professional working environment.
All applications will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence. Please forward your application via email to HR maynardmarks.
co.nz with the subject line Project Manager (Education).