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Interested in working at Leighs?
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.
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.
Expression of Interest
Our business is actively growing throughout the South Island and Auckland Regions and we are always on the lookout for exceptional talent.
Project Commercial Lead
We are currently seeking an experienced Commercial Manager to lead the QS team of the Taranaki Base Hospital project in New Plymouth. The Commercial Manager will provide strong support, coaching and mentoring to the Taranaki QS team.
Health & Safety Specialists - Site Based
Leighs Construction is committed to Health and Safety, and we are recruiting Health and Safety Specialists (Site Based) to help drive our health and safety strategies and provide professional advice to our site teams in Christchurch to support our continued success.
-Inclusive & supportive team environment
-Opportunity to upskill and progress career experience
-Monthly social club meetups
-Job security and a competitive salary package