Job Details
  • Reference398384A_1673480857
  • LocationSydney
  • SalaryAU$130 - AU$150 per hour + + Super
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted25 days ago
  • ConsultantAndrew Murphy
  • Location: Denmark Link Road, Henry Lawson Drive, Sutherland to Cronulla
  • Pay Rate: $150 P/H + Super
  • 12 month contract with extensions
We currently have x3 Senior Surveillance Officer Level Three positions open. The Surveillance Officer Level Three is expected to lead highly complex or specialist surveillance activities on nominated contract works for the administration of road, bridge and/or maritime maintenance and construction works to ensure delivery in accordance with client time, quality and scope requirements

Key Responsibilities:

Provide a highly specialist, non-routine surveillance capability which may require advanced trade qualifications, an advanced body of knowledge or specialist licensing in support of Agency works in order to verify that work has been performed in accordance with applicable standards, specifications and processes.
  • Monitor, support and influence development partner progress against agreed milestones and deliverables in highly specialized and complex construction and/or engineering projects to support the Agency's program of work.
  • Coach and mentor experienced Surveillance Officers, engineering and project staff in order to develop and enhance best-practice surveillance and project practices within their area of expertise.
  • Act as a source of specialized technical advice for trades, engineering and project staff within their area of specialization in order to build capability and improve project and/ or maintenance outcomes.
  • Exercise Agency Delegations on site with significant autonomy and limited reach back in order to represent the needs of the Agency to delivery partners and provide in situ Agency support to delivery partners.
  • Anticipate complex technical issues and provide advice on the remediation of these issues to project and contract engineers and/ or managers to support best practice project/ contract management and works delivery.
Experience Required:
  • Advanced Trade qualifications and current licenses/ tickets in a highly specialized field relevant to Agency works.
  • Extensive experience with technologies, practices and processes of civil construction and maintenance works in a highly specialized field relevant to Agency works.
  • Demonstrated highly advanced knowledge of, and experience in applying the standards, policies and codes of practice applicable to the conduct of civil construction and maintenance works in a highly specialized field relevant to Agency works.
  • Extensive experience in best-practice record keeping and document management in a construction or maintenance environment.
  • Advanced interpersonal, conflict resolution and negotiation skills and a proven ability to foster positive collaborative and constructive relationships in a construction and/ or maintenance environment.
  • At least 10 years experience working on transport (or transport related) projects.
Additional Requirements:

Site Vehicle fitted with Flashing lights, two way radio, first aid kit and fire extinguisher.
Mobile phone
IPad or equivalent with 4G internet access
All weather PPE - safety vest/helmet/footwear and protective clothing
Prior experience administering GC21 construction contracts
Flexibility to work night shifts

If this role is something you are interested in please apply online or send your resume to