Project Manager – Growth

Hamilton is buzzing and we’re one of the country’s fastest-growing cities. Hamilton City Council is embracing this growth and investing in its biggest-ever capital works programme. As a high-performance organisation, we’re committed to delivering sustainable, quality growth as part of our strategic goals.

We are looking for an experienced project manager to lead the delivery of projects supporting effective and efficient delivery of the planning, infrastructure, and community amenity needs of a growing city.

Reporting to the Growth Programmes Manager, this 12-month, fixed term role will pull together teams, knowledge and information to get us game-ready for innovative infrastructure funding and financing opportunities to support growth.

You’ll be an expert communicator and known for making things happen by getting the right people in the room at the right time and following things through to completion.  This role is fast paced, requiring excellent time and project management skills.  This is a unique opportunity to work together with a range of technical infrastructure, planning and financial experts within a local government environment, while working with central government agencies, our commercial partners and developers.

This role is fixed-term for 12 months and the recruiting range starts at $82,700 - $115,000 per annum pro rata but could be negotiated for the right candidate. 

Hamilton City Council is committed to being a high-performance organisation with people who think differently, act with integrity, make it happen and work together.

This is your chance to be part of an organisation that is committed to building a more vibrant, attractive and prosperous city. 

If this role sounds like it’s for you, we would love to hear from you. Make it happen and apply online today!

All candidates will be notified of the outcome on their application via email. Short-listed candidates may be required to complete an interview process, reference checks, pre-employment medical and drug assessments, and Ministry of Justice or Police vetting check.

For further information refer to the position description available on our careers website at 

Please note this role is being sourced directly and we are not accepting applications via external recruitment agencies.

Fixed Term - Full Time

Job no: GEAP957392

Location: Hamilton, New Zealand

Closing Date: Sunday, 21 July 2019