Due to a busy forward work program, we are seeking either a Project Manager or Project Engineer to join our successful team. The role can be tailored to the level of skills and experience that you bring to the organisation. You may be an experienced and motivated Project Manager who is driven to succeed and can lead by example. Alternatively, we would also consider a Project Engineer who is looking to further expand and develop their career with support from great mentors.

If you consider yourself to be an all-rounder who can deal with challenging opportunities, and you have the confidence to manage projects from concept through to completion, then this is an excellent opportunity to be involved with an industry leader.

What you’ll bring

This role requires someone who ideally holds a tertiary qualification or has relevant industry experience. You will have proven ability to lead teams within the construction industry, with the ability to stay calm under pressure, connect the dots and be innovative in your approach.

You will be part of our great team working on projects in the Canterbury area . You will take ownership of outcomes for your assigned projects, ensuring that the projects 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

  • Competitive and rewarding remuneration package tailored to level of experience (including Boost – employee benefits program, vehicle, phone, and your birthday off!)
  • Great working conditions and an excellent team environment
  • Varied and interesting work every day
  • Career growth opportunities with support from great mentors
  • An innovative company with diverse projects


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.

Our values

Trustworthy | Whakawhirinaki – People You Can Rely On

Teamwork | Mahi Tahi – People Who Work Together

Guardianship | Kaitiakitanga – People Who Protect Our Place

How to apply

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.