Sicon - Roading, Earthworks & Civil Engineering

Infrastructure Built on Trust

Blakely Construction: Workshop Manager

SICON Ltd holds a number of maintenance contracts throughout Canterbury for Local Authorities, which include Timaru, Selwyn, Waimakariri and Hurunui District Council. SICON provide a wide range of services across these contracts that include roading, three waters, waste services and parks and reserves.

SICON also owns Blakely Construction who are civil leaders in Canterbury with extensive capability and resources in three waters, earthworks, roading, subdivisions and civil site works.

The position is based at our newly built Rolleston site, reporting to the General Manager - Fleet, we require an experienced Manager to deliver all Workshop related services. You will be responsible for leading the day to day operations of the workshop to ensure that clients (both internal and external) requirements are understood and delivered especially with respect to cost, time, and quality commitments.

We require someone with leadership confidence and experience in heavy machinery and plant maintenance, repair and servicing. This is a great role that will suit someone who is outcome focused, enjoys a challenge, is able to take initiative and who has the skill set to build strong relationships and mentor and develop employees.

You will bring the following:

  • Trade Certificate/National Certificate in Automotive Heavy Engineering Level 4 or equivalent
  • Formal training in leadership (advantageous)
  • Physically fit and self-motivated
  • Health and Safety conscious with a positive attitude
  • Great communication skills with the ability to interact with a wide range of people

What we offer:

  • Competitive and rewarding remuneration package
  • Great working conditions and an excellent team environment
  • Varied and interesting work everyday
  • Ongoing training, development and support
  • An innovative company with diverse projects

Our mission is to build and preserve the foundations for communities to thrive.

SICON Ltd is committed to providing a safe work environment. Successful candidates are required to pass a pre-employment medical, drug and alcohol test prior to employment.

To apply, please visit our website or email your CV and covering letter to

If you would like some more information, please call Tyler Forsyth on 027 279 6049 or email to

Job Reference: 
Job Type: 
Full Time
Central Canterbury
Applications Close: 
6 October 2020 | 12:00am

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