Civil Site Manager / Supervisor | Earthworks | Newcastle & Hunter Valley


Newcastle, NSW

Posted 9/18/2019

This Contractor has several jobs across Newcastle / Hunter Valley and is looking for two Site Managers/ Foremen / Supervisors on a civil project in Newcastle. These projects are primarily mid sized civil infrastructure up to $50m and typically run for a couple of years. The contractor has additional work in hand going forward to keep you employed and in Newcastle / Hunter Valley region for the foreseeable future hopefully working towards a role as a more senior role in time. Build your career with this Tier Two Civil Contractor and get on a career path to a more senior role within this excellent Australian company. In this role you will receive excellent salary, car and top benefits, as well as working with excellent engineers, systems and processes which will assist your career in the future.

We are looking for two Foremen / Supervisors who have the experience running projects worth over $10m in value with a proven track record of delivering projects to time and budget. These civil projects have a significant earthworks, structures and heavy civil aspect to them, but ideally you will have previous experience with roads, ports, subdivisions, rail, bridge, mining or heavy civil.

This role is the key site positions on the project team, reporting to, and working alongside the Project Manager and Engineers, the success of this project will depend on you and your experience delivering civil projects. Our client understands the importance of having a strong Site General Foreperson who is a leader of people with high level interpersonal skills and an ability to work with all stakeholders on a major project.

To be successful this role you should have;

  • worked on the civil project over $15m in value
  • have exposure to major earthworks, heavy civil on a road, rail, mine project in Australia
  • have the ability to lead your Leading Hands running a project team of up to 40 people
  • an understanding of drawings and technical specifications
  • ability to develop and run a programme with a high level detailed planning
  • worked with a tier one or tier two civil or building contractor
  • excellent understanding of OH&S, environment and quality to ensure compliance to project KPIs
  • proven and excellent safety record from previous projects

This role is not looking for just any Foreman / Supervisor, it is looking for experienced and qualified foreman, site managers & supervisor who are looking to build a career on projects and move to the next $30m project level. You will be rewarded accordingly with a market high salary for the role.

To talk about this position in confidence or find out more information about the role and its expectations please contact Derek King directly on 1300 248 266 or email your resume to 

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