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Due to continuous growth and an increase in workload we have a great opportunity for an experienced Foreman to take charge of projects across the Waikato District – primarily across 3 sites Paeroa, Maramarua and Wharepapa South and managing the delivery of projects to completion.  You may be assigned to one or two of these sites and/or be required to support another of these sites as the need arises. This role reports into the Site Supervisor.

The role is suited for a leading supervisor who is able to direct, supervise and troubleshoot routine site issues.  You will be an effective communicator who encourages your team to own their role.  You will provide the tools for your team to work successfully while still maintaining accountability.

Be able to demonstrate a solid commitment to managing safety and to be continuously ahead of work schedules that can be everchanging due to external factors.

Who we are:

Steelpac Construction Group Ltd is a family operated business that has been in operation for 35+ years. We have a solid and sound reputation for successful delivery of a range of commercial, industrial and poultry building projects for clients.

About the Role:

The hands-on role will have you supervising the delivery of projects on time and within budget. You will be coordinating daily tasks according to priorities and plans, making changes when necessary due to weather, supply, delivery and personnel. Delegating individual responsibilities and projects to your team members and contractors. Recruiting, hiring, training, managing and mentoring employees and contractors.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing on site construction works;
  • Leading internal teams;
  • Managing the day-to-day duties of the site;
  • Ensure H&S obligations are met;
  • Ensure projects are completed to deadlines through resource management;
  • Liaising with Site Manger and Project Management team and reporting any issues;
  • Upskilling your team with your knowledge. Supporting and developing your team as required with a key focus on detail;
  • Delivery on time through being highly organised with solid time management, monitoring progress and look at efficiencies.

About You:

We are looking for a strong leader with a positive and energetic work ethic. With top notch communication and organisation skills you will be driven to deliver projects on time and within budget. A natural born leader you will be committed to empowering, motivating and directing your team.

Your experience:

  • BCITO qualification;
  • An experienced leader who is proficient to coach, mentor and motivate your team;
  • Registered LBP;
  • Min 3 years experience as a Foreman on commercial building sites;
  • Sound knowledge of Concrete, Steel, Insitute pour, tilt slab, freezer panel and cladding;
  • Certified and experienced with Telehandler, WRT, EWP;
  • Procore software experience an advantage, but not a pre-requisite;
  • Solid understanding of relevant legislation and industry compliance standards;
  • Strong people and leadership skills;
  • Site Safe.


  • Strong pipeline of work;
  • Competitive remuneration for the right candidate;
  • Work-life balance;
  • Job Security;
  • Working for a family-based business;
  • Phone;
  • Other additional benefits following a qualifying period.

Applicants for this position should have New Zealand Residency or be a New Zealand Citizen.

If you tick all the above requirements, then we would love you to send an email with CV and cover letter to

Why work for Steelpac Construction?

We're looking to attract a passionate, productive, highly skilled workforce and in return provide:

The opportunity to be involved in a wide range of commercial and industrial construction projects across New Zealand.

A competitive remuneration package.

Opportunities for career progression.

Ongoing training and development, including Cadetships and Apprenticeships.

If you're motivated and passionate about a career in construction, we want to hear from you