About the role | Ko te kaupapa

We have a newly structured role for an experienced Operations Manager to be part of our great team working on projects in the Canterbury area.

The highest priority for this role is to coordinate Traffic Management resources in response to operational needs and driver safety and compliance along with efficiency of resource. You will be responsible for supporting, coaching, and mentoring across our business and your pragmatic approach and ability to build trusting relationships will be critical to your success.

If you consider yourself to be an all-rounder who can deal with challenging opportunities, and you have the confidence to lead a team to deliver day to day and long term goals within Traffic Management, then this is an excellent opportunity to be involved with an industry leader.

What you’ll bring | Ko ngā pukenga ōu

This role requires someone with a minimum of 5 years of experience, an in-depth understanding of CoPTTM, and relevant Traffic Management qualifications. You will have a proven ability to lead teams within the Traffic Management industry, with the ability to stay calm under pressure, connect the dots and be innovative in your approach.

You will take ownership of all relevant operations including third parties, ensuring that works are delivered safely and successfully by creating a team oriented and collaborative work environment with a quality and cost-effective service being delivered to our clients. Excellent interpersonal skills and a belief in the leadership role are absolutely essential.

So, if you believe you can excel in this space and are looking for your next move, then we are keen to hear from you! We are a company that invests in our team, and we are willing to invest in your future.

What we bring | He aha ta tatou kawe mai

  • Increased KiwiSaver employer contributions after service milestones
  • Birthday leave after 1 year, retail discounts and a great working culture!
  • Career opportunities through training & development
  • An innovative company with diverse projects
  • Varied and interesting work every day

Our values | Ngā Uaratanga

Trustworthy | Whakawhirinaki – People You Can Rely On

Teamwork | Mahi Tahi – People Who Work Together

Guardianship | Kaitiakitanga – People Who Protect Our Place


The company is committed to providing a safe work environment. Successful candidates are required to pass a pre-employment medical, drug, and alcohol test prior to employment.


How to apply | Me pēhea te tono

To apply, click on the ‘Apply Now’ link. Or email your CV and Cover Letter to recruit@corde.nz.

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