Senior Construction Programmer - Infrastructure Projects North (Wellington)

Location:Auckland, Wellington
Job Type:Full Time

We are seeking an experienced Senior Construction Programmer to join our diverse Project Performance Team in Wellington. The Senior Construction Planner is a key role in the Infrastructure Projects business unit, who are currently working on some of the largest, complex, and interesting civil construction projects (e.g. City Rail Link, Americas Cup, Downtown Infrastructure Development Programme), and across NZ and the Pacific, in multiple infrastructure sectors (including motorway construction, wastewater treatment plants and sewers, wind farms, and airports).

We are looking for someone who can coordinate across multiple projects, directly working alongside project managers and engineers, to establish baseline construction programmes and assist with ongoing monthly reporting (including approved baseline adjustments, and critical path analysis). Experience with developing baseline programmes during tendering, including working with estimators, engineers, and bid writers required. Familiarity with earned value measurement and project cash flow forecasting during both design and construction phases is also preferred but not essential.

About you:

We are looking for candidates with the following skills and experience:

  • Experience in developing, monitoring, and reporting on construction programmes
  • Strong civil construction experience of 10+ years
  • Expert user in Primavera P6 and MS Project
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • Commercial awareness to develop programmes that enable effective project controls

In return we offer

Downer is offering an outstanding opportunity with challenging work along with competitive remuneration for the right candidate. Downer has a companywide focus on training and development which gives excellent opportunities to enhance your skills and advance your career.

To apply for this role please go to www.downercareers.co.nz reference number

The successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test & medical.