Leighs Staff Speak Out
Quotes from current members of the Leighs Construction Team
Nick-"So far my time with Leighs has been more that enjoyable. I am very happy with the opportunity Leighs gave me with my Apprenticeship and I have confidence in them, that they will make sure i get through it".
Melinda-"Leighs Construction has a fantastic culture with everyone committed to achieving great things both for the company and within the company. We are at the crest of a pretty big wave with the rebuild of Christchurch before us, and it’s exciting to be a part of a company who will undoubtedly play an enormous part in the regeneration of this city".
Dean-‘I’m working for a company with Management that is as passionate about construction as I am. I enjoy contributing to and improving the success of the business while working with a highly motivated and capable team.”
Amy-“ I was impressed with the recruitment process that I experienced at Leighs Construction. I was contacted only an hour after I sent in my application. From the time I was initially contacted, to the moment I was offered a job, was only a few days. The staff all spoke so highly about the company and were so enthusiastic about having me on board. Before I had even started working here, I was invited to a morning tea on Friday, after work drinks and dinner with the office girls. I knew that I had made the right choice by accepting a role at Leighs”.
Stephen-“I am really enjoying working at Leighs with a great crew of people, on some interesting projects around the city. I am looking forward to gaining my qualification and furthering my construction career with Leighs.”
Martin- "Whilst working for Leighs Construction I've been made to feel like a valued member of staff, and they have gone above and beyond to help me achieve my personal goals, and I am looking forward to an exciting career with them".
Jess-"I work within the most aspirational, committed and enthusiastic team that has the best leadership and vision. We are empowered to make decisions and our work is all about finding solutions and being a step ahead of the curve in everything we do. I have the pleasure of working for a company that has the strongest positive team culture I have encountered and really does value each and every team member".
Andy-"What I enjoy about Leighs is that even though we have grown to a sizeable company, we have retained a close knit camaraderie within the team. I also like that the top levels of management have remained accessible, and are interested in hearing and implementing new ideas. There are great opportunity’s to advance and this can happen rapidly if you demonstrate the right skills".
Fraser-“Working at Leighs has given me the opportunity to work in an autonomous role managing a variety of challenging projects throughout Christchurch. The rebuild has given me a once in a lifetime chance to be involved in the construction of a new city and with Leighs at the forefront of the industry and the calibre of colleagues I have to call upon, I am looking forward to the challenges ahead”.
Steve-"We just hire really good people to work here, everyone is really skilled at their job and works pretty hard, there is an expectation at Leighs. I guess everyone is just really focused on meeting that expectation, It is quite simply a group of dedicated, talented and positive people"