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An integrity-driven company guided by key values, Leighs provides exciting career opportunities for passionate, motivated individuals.

We place high importance on people and work hard to nurture our employees’ talents and thirst for education, giving everyone the chance to apply themselves, upskill and succeed.

 

Apprentice and Future Leader Programme

Through our Apprenticeship and Future Leaders Programmes, we nurture team-oriented environments and support labour structures that connect trainees and those looking to improve their skills with talented, accomplished people to learn from. With highly-skilled professionals guiding and supporting them, our employees develop at a greater rate.

The New Zealand Experience

While moving to a new country can be a daunting experience, New Zealand is a safe, enjoyable place to live and work, with a clean environment, great working conditions, employment contract regulations and plenty of opportunity. 

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Available Roles

There are also diverse employment opportunities, from carpentry and leading hands to site and project managers, quantity surveyors, estimators, engineers and health and safety experts.

We ensure our team members identify and hone their preferred skillset, and we provide the assistance they need to achieve their goals as quickly as possible. 

Check vacancies here. 
Building Services Manager
Auckland

We have an exciting opportunity for a Building Services Manager to join our Auckland team and work on some of the region's most dynamic vertical construction projects.

Senior Quantity Surveyor
Auckland

After successfully winning several large-scale projects and securing a stable pipeline of work moving forward, we have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our Auckland team.

Project Manager
Auckland

We currently have an opportunity for a Project Manager to join our Auckland team.

An ideal candidate would have experience delivering vertical construction projects upwards of $100 million from preconstruction to handover, with a solution focused attitude and a view to create high quality outcomes for all invested parties.

Planner
Auckland

Due to sustained growth within the region, we currently have an opportunity for a Planner to join our growing Auckland team.

The main focus of this role would be to prepare and monitor programmes of work for projects ranging from bid stage through to delivery and project review, with a view to partner with all invested parties to provide high-quality outcomes for all stakeholders.

Building Services Coordinator
Auckland

Due to continued growth in the region We have an exciting opportunity for a Building Services Coordinator to join our Auckland team with a view to partner with our Sub-contractors to ensure efficient, timely and safe installation of all building services.

Expression of Interest
Auckland

This is your opportunity to make your mark on some of the most dynamic projects NZ has to offer!

Site Engineer
Auckland

We have an exciting opportunity for a Site Engineer to join our Auckland team to provide general assistance & liaison between the construction, design & administrative elements of our projects, whilst also assisting with quality and providing technical construction support!

Health & Safety Coordinator
Christchurch

Due to continued growth in the region We have an exciting opportunity for a Health & Safety Coordinator to join our Christchurch team with a view to partner with our Sub-contractors to create a safe working environment for all project staff & stakeholders!

Health & Safety Advisor
Christchurch

Due to continued growth in the region We have an exciting opportunity for a Health & Safety Advisor to join our Christchurch team with a view to champion safety practices across our projects and create a safe and efficient working environment for everyone!  

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