Job Details
  • Reference366223D_1611014144
  • LocationSydney
  • Job TypeContract
  • Postedabout 2 months ago
  • ConsultantCaitlin Semms

Our Client is an internationally diverse civil construction and engineering company that focuses on bringing advanced technologies and innovative solutions to their Clients and the broader communities.

We are currently recruiting to fill an exciting career opportunity for a suitably qualified and experienced Site Manager.

With the project located in Dumaresq, the successful candidate must be willing to travel.

This project will run for approximately 3 - 6 months with the possibility of extension for the right candidate.

Demonstrating your leadership experience on civil site works, your responsibilities will include:

  • Understanding, developing and adhering to project programs and ensuring the process is followed from start to end.
  • Liaise between all parties to ensure efficient work between employees and sub-contractors
  • Be able to forward plan and co-ordinate with the project team, subcontractors and client stakeholders.
  • Make sure all WH&S procedures are adhered to.
  • Ensure the highest level of communication is maintained throughout the project.
  • Implement company IMS processes including Toolbox Talks, prestart(s), inductions and inspection checklists.
  • Interpret plans and drawings, use of levels, transferring levels and set out points from drawings onto base footings.
  • Construct the project under the guidelines of the ITP(s), observing relevant QA checks, inspections, specifications and hold points.
  • Manage site activities in accordance with SWMS. Develop and update SWMS as required with changing conditions and methodology.
  • Manage daily cost tracking and cost control in conjunction with the project team.
  • Participate in the monitoring of project expenditure including compiling dockets and supporting the submission of variations, extensions of time, progress claims and notice of events.
  • Conduct all aspects of Surveying using the latest technology including GPS, LPS, laser levels and similar.
  • Supervise and direct the operating of machinery and carrying out of manual tasks as required.
  • Overseeing works, maintaining site diaries, retrieval of materials from project managers, and ensuring employees and clients are happy with the required works.
  • To co-ordinate all trades and other works necessary to ensure the compliance with the program and quality requirements of the head contract and completion of works on or before the completed date stipulated.
  • To prepare and or coordinate setouts for all trades.
  • To order materials and to instruct sub-contractors with the consent of the project manager and in coordination with the project engineer.
  • To act as the agent of our Client with respect to verbal communications to the client in the absence of the director and or project manager
  • To attend all site and office meetings as required.
  • To carry out all site Safety, Quality and Environmental Inductions, and implementation of Site Safety Management Plans and Safe Work Method Statements.
  • To maintain the site, including all amenities, access and access fencing, environmental controls and signage in a clean and tidy state at all times.
  • Proactively communicate all relevant information to the project manager.
  • To maintain a written site diary to be accessible on site to the director and project manager at all times.
  • To responsibly and efficiently allocate Company labour and machines in consultation with the Project Managers, project engineers and plant and equipment allocations officer.

    With a proven track record of civil projects in the Australian market, you will have the following skills/experience:
  • Proven track record - 5 years minimum
  • Strong Attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Plant operator

    If you are ready to explore this exciting career opportunity, please apply now and a consultant will be in touch with you for a private and confidential discussion.