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Summerset Group Holdings Limited

  • 1,000 - 50,000 employees

Construction Management Cadet

St Johns in Auckland and Lower Hutt in Wellington
We are looking for a recent Construction Management graduate, who is keen to fast-track their career in Site/Project Management. Join us and learn from the best!

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Graduate Job
Number of Vacancies
Minimum Salary
NZD 50,000
Maximum Salary
NZD 60,000
Start Date

Application dates

Applications Open
2 Aug 2021
Applications Close
2 Sep 2021

Minimum requirements

Accepting International Applications
Qualifications Accepted
Architecture & Interior Design
Building & Construction
Property, Land & Real Estate
Quantity Surveying
Sustainable Development
Urban Design & Town Planning

Hiring criteria

Entry pathway

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Working rights

New Zealand

  • Citizen
  • Permanent resident
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We're looking for the next Construction Management superstar! If you're passionate about building a lasting career in construction and want to fast track your Management development, our Cadet programme is just the ticket.

What will your responsibilities be?

As a cadet in Summerset's Management Training Programme, you'll be fast-tracked to becoming a Site Supervisor on one of our large scale, retirement village developments. These are complex, multi-faceted developments, ranging in value from $100-$400m. Working closely with our existing Project Managers, Site Managers and Site Supervisors, you'll finish the programme with the skills required to manage, supervise and coordinate the day to day running of a safe and structured construction site. This is a structured programme with expert mentorship provided to you, to help you achieve your goals.

Who we are looking for?

First and foremost, we want to see passionate leaders, who care about their careers and making the most of the cadetship.

  • Graduating or recently graduated with a degree in Construction Management
  • Understanding of working construction sites
  • Excellent communication, both written and verbal
  • Demonstrable leadership capabilities

About Summerset

Summerset is one of New Zealand's fastest-growing companies, the second-largest retirement village operator, and is listed on the NZX and ASX. We are proud of our dynamic work environment and a diverse workforce of 1400+ staff. We design, build and operate retirement village's right across New Zealand. Summerset takes pride in offering the best possible care for our residents.

Our Culture

Our purpose is to bring the best of life to our residents. We do this by creating a place that puts respect for residents at the heart of everything we do by living our values; strong enough to care, strive to be the best, and work as one team. People enjoy working at Summerset because we are passionate about what we do.

Summerset Benefits

  • Career development opportunities
  • Day to day health insurance cover
  • Employee share scheme
  • Birthday Leave is available
  • Staff discounts through Summerset suppliers
  • Sick leave is offered from day one

If this sounds like the role for you - click the apply button now.

Please note due to NZ Immigration requirements we are obliged to consider candidates that already have the right to work in NZ for this role first. Due to this, we may not be able to support a visa application for this role.

Hiring criteria

You should have or be completing the following to apply for this opportunity.

Entry pathway
Degree or Certificate
Study Field
Architecture & Interior Design
Building & Construction
Property, Land & Real Estate
Quantity Surveying
Sustainable Development
Urban Design & Town Planning

Working rights

The opportunity is available to applicants in any of the following categories.

CitizenPermanent residentFull working rightsLimited working rightsNo working rights
New Zealand