HV Project Manager


Location: Auckland

Job Type: Full time


Ventia Pty Ltd

Ventia are currently seeking a Project Manager to join their team in South Auckland

This role will be looking after the implementation, management, and delivery of High Voltage construction projects predominantly with Vector and Transpower; ensuring they are completed to a high standard and on time whilst maintain a long term client-contractor relationship as well as meeting team and business targets.


Reporting to the Operations Manager, you will be working with high voltage asset owners, predominantly for Transpower maintenance, constructing new substations, and replacing end of life equipment; Ensuring projects are completed according to contract requirements.

You will be working closely with talented and hardworking multidisciplinary technical teams from within Ventia and appropriate subcontractors and consultants.

You are expected to provide skilled technical and management advice and assistance to project team members and managers of other work teams whose tasks may feed in or depend on completion of the assigned projects


The ideal candidate will have proven NZ based work experience and qualifications in either the Distribution, Transmission, Communications, Industrial, or Generation sectors. You will preferably have good electrical background as well as demonstrated experience in the management of High Voltage Electrical projects.

Other Skills/Qualities

Have proven experience in site budget management, site administration and handling of commercial for consultants and subcontractors for work projects.

Have demonstrated skills in managing multi-disciplinary teams, with emphasis on effective delegation skills.

The Project Manager needs to have demonstrated skills in developing staff through praise, sharing of the group vision, coaching and training. Needs to be flexible in working on projects away from home


  • Join a well-established, highly skilled and experienced team.
  • Great team environment with a “Safe for Life” culture
  • Consistent work with a long-term client.

If this sounds like a role you are interested in, apply online today!

For inquiries, please ring Marie Sinajon at 0275111913 or email marie.sinajon@skoutsolutions.com. You may also visit our website at www.ventia.com

Shortlisted candidates will be asked to undergo a pre-employment medical including a drug and alcohol test as well as a police check.

We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success.

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