Do you have a passion for construction and the housing sector? Are you resourceful and innovative in your approach to work and life? Then The Relocatable Home Co. may be for you! Check out our current job opportunities listed below.


We are a company focused on environmental sustainability and building better communities, through making sure pre-loved houses can have a second life in a new location. At The Relocatable Home Co. we buy and sell pre-loved houses and assist the new owners to move these homes to their new location. We are looking for a drafty to join our design team. The work is exciting and varied. No two sites are the same and no two houses are the same. We have a great drafting team based in both Mt Maunganui and Auckland and if this industry sounds exciting to you, we’d love to hear from you.

You will need to have the following skills

  • A National Diploma in Architectural Technology or BArch
  • Solid knowledge of the NZ Building Code and NZS 3604:2011
  • Over five years’ experience preferably in residential
  • Experience with Archicad
  • Experience in dealing with customers, suppliers and stakeholders
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Experience in researching and interpreting planning rules across Councils
  • Ability to read and interpret professional reports and translate these accurately into compliant plans and consent applications
  • Excellent time management
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Willingness to learn and develop in the role
  • A sense of fun

You will be rewarded with a commitment to ongoing learning and development and an attractive remuneration package.

You must be able to live and work in New Zealand so please don’t apply if you don’t have the proper visa.

Cover letters tell us a lot about you, your attention to detail and ability to properly understand what we are looking for and what you can offer, so please send us a good one.

Call Lucy Haberfield on 0272832158 if you have any questions. To apply please submit your CV and cover letter via our SEEK advert (available by clicking HERE).

We’ll be in touch if you have made it to the short-list. If you do not hear from us, we wish you all the best in your job search.


The Relocatable Home Co. is a creative and innovative business born out of hands-on experience relocating houses in New Zealand.

The experienced team at TRHCo. is well versed in all aspects of house relocation, possessing the ability to guide our clients through any relocation project from a single minor dwelling on private land through to large asset disposal developments.

The key driver for TRHCo. is to be professional and effective in the house relocation business, meaning fewer houses are demolished, resulting in more New Zealanders being able to own their own home creating better family environments, better communities and better futures.


We are currently seeking an experienced Site Foreman to join our team based in Auckland.

We are looking for someone to establish and manage our house relocation gear truck and oversee a dedicated team supporting the house removal industry with:

  • Prepping houses for relocation
  • Re-piling houses
  • Onsite shifts
  • House deconstruction

Ideally you will have:

  • Knowledge of and experience in the construction/house removal industry (minimum of 5 years’ experience)
  • A current up to date LBP Licence (Foundations essential, Carpentry would be nice)
  • Experience managing a team. How you fit with the culture of our Group is critical.

We want to talk to you if:

  • You are well organised
  • You take pride in your work and understand the importance of Health and Safety
  • You are well presented, punctual and enthusiastic
  • You have proven site management experience
  • You can travel between Auckland and Bay of Plenty
  • You are consistent and stick to systems and procedures, but are not afraid to voice your ideas for changing them up and improving how things are done!
  • You are passionate about helping people into homes
  • You work with integrity and have a strong moral compass
  • You are drug free, fit and healthy

What do you get in return?

A competitive salary package.  Training and development opportunities.
A family friendly environment.

Please apply with your CV and a Covering Letter and send to the GM – lucy@relocatablehouses.co.nz.

Send us your CV and your cover letter addressing the three following questions.

  1. What would your friends, family and co-workers say are your three strongest attributes?
  2. What is your biggest success?
  3. What would you bring to this role?

All applications will be kept strictly confidential.

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