Construction Project Manager

Job Description

The opportunity

Optimal Fire have an opportunity available for an experienced Construction Project Manager in Christchurch to provide leadership, direction, planning, control, and management of various Projects as well as support our Commercial Team through to successful. In this role you will be expected to exceed allocated project’s requirements, targets and objectives including time, cost, and quality in a safe work environment.

As a senior member of Optimal Fire Christchurch Limited team, you will have a high level of interpersonal skills and ability to operate at an executive level. You will be able to demonstrate extensive knowledge and experience within a commercial construction environment, complex and/or large-scale projects and ideally have worked for a passive fire company in some shape or form.

Key skills and capabilities

• At least 5 years’ experience in a people management role

• Proven work experience in the passive fire Industry

• Reliable references from one client and one superior

• Ability to maintain positive customer and stakeholder relationships across all levels

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including competent computer skills

• High level analytical skills and attention to detail

• Ability to work under pressure

• Excellent organisation, admin and time management skills

• Clear thinker, able to identify opportunities and align others to a common approach

• Good presentation and negotiation skills

• Available to travel if required

Our Culture

We are proud to be a New Zealand born company and offer a super friendly, supportive, collaborative and open office with direct access to directors and decision makers alike who are there to lend a hand to employees with whatever they need. We have a very active social network of employees and enjoy great social time with each other after hours.

Optimal Fire is successful because of the incredible team of people that work for us and with us. We believe in each other and genuinely celebrate our successes as a team.

For more information about Optimal Fire please visit

Please apply with a CV; including three references and Cover Letter.

Construction Project Manager

Optimal Fire Limited

Job type:

Full Time

Hours of work:



Christchurch City