Junior Project Manager

Johnstone Construction Ltd is a dynamic and reputable main-contracting firm specializing in complex commercial and light industrial builds. 

You’re are a trade qualified carpenter that aspires to move into Project Management. You have a strong background in commercial construction and excellent interpersonal skills. You may not have been responsible for programming and cost management but you’re aware of these factors and consider them when making decisions on site.
We’d expect that you’re already familiar with ordering materials, coordinating subcontractors and place importance on best practice HSE. 

As important is a candidate who shares our values of Commitment, Teamwork and Integrity.

Job Description

Day to day you’ll work alongside a Senior Project Manager managing complex commercial/light industrial builds and fit-outs. This is a broad role where you’ll have the opportunity to wear many hats, your primary duties will be: 

  • Reading Drawings
  • Ordering Materials
  • Solving constructability issues
  • Scheduling sub-contractors
  • Liaising with the client
  • Working on the tools when required


We have projects across the Upper North Island so you will be required to work away from time to time. However you will be home every weekend.

On Offer

A great team first culture that promotes training and career development, a competitive remuneration package and long-term job security. 

To apply for this role please send your CV to susy.pryde@johnstonegroup.co.nz

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.