Capital Projects Manager

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Manufacturing
  • Business Group:Laminex NZ
  • Location:Auckland
  • Job Reference:TLG/15937
  • Closing Date:12 Apr 2020


About Us
As part of the Fletcher Building Group, Laminex New Zealand is a diverse business incorporating Manufacturing, Distribution and Sales across New Zealand. We manufacture Melteca and Particleboard and distribute a wide range of decorative and building panel products sourced locally and from across the world. 

About the opportunity
Reporting to the National Operations Manager, the primary function of this role is to ensure Laminex continues to innovate, achieve long-term sustainable success. You will be tasked with project managing strategic capital projects and driving improved manufacturing capabilities for new product development, manufacturing excellence and key safety initiatives. You will be able to coordinate workstreams, relate to all levels of staff and ensure projects are kept on track and within budget. 

About You
You will have at least 5 years’ experience in engineering and project management. Proven track record of leading diverse project teams, liaising with external stakeholders such as engineers, contractors and suppliers. Ideally, you will have working knowledge of AutoCAD (2D and 3D) and possess a strong understanding of international machine and safety standards.  

You will be proactive with a strong desire to deliver. You will be commercially savvy, enjoy problem solving and analysing business improvement and technical solutions.
Excellent interpersonal skills including strategic partnering, influencing, negotiation, verbal and written communication skills are important qualities we look for. You’ll be collaborative in your approach, process driven, able to prioritise tasks, possess a high level of accuracy and be highly motivated.

Along with your demonstrated ability to deliver key projects within a complex business environment, you will be passionate about ensuring what you deliver helps the business achieve its objectives.
To be considered

What Next? 
This is an excellent opportunity to take full ownership and deliver ambitious yet practical outcomes for the business. In return, we offer a flexible working environment, great benefits and an attractive remuneration package for the right individual. If this sounds like you, we’d like to talk. 

If you would like to learn more about this opportunity, contact Kavita Prema via  To apply for this role please visit or click apply now! 

Whilst you can still apply for this role, please note it’s not actively being recruited due to the control measures in place to stop the spread of Covid-19. However as soon as recruitment resumes, we’ll be in touch.