Senior Site Supervisor

Adelaide, SA, Australia

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

The primary purpose of this role is to oversee the Site Supervisors across various projects, and will be fully responsible for the planning, organising and managing of the assigned project site(s).


Operational:

  • Manage a team of 4-6 Site Supervisors.

  • Review the project plans, schedule and specifications, and comment on the construction design, scheduling, possible cost savings measures, and potential construction problems.

  • Forecast operational requirements, allocate labour and trade resources on assigned projects; and ensure labour is used to optimum performance.

  • Monitor performance of construction crew and subcontractors, and ensure performance is aligned to scope of works.

  • In conjunction with Construction Manager, attend site meetings, liaise with clients, contractors, or subcontractors to discuss projects, and resolve issues.

  • Scheduling – ordering materials and quantity takeoffs.

  • Monitor cost control, and liaise with Construction Manager on potential issues.

  • Identify, analyse and report on variations.


OHSE&Q Management:

  • Inspect construction sites regularly to identify and eliminate potential safety hazards.

  • In conjunction with Site Supervisors, maintain control and responsibility for the security and operations of company owned vehicles, equipment, plant and tools.

  • Maintain and enforce high-quality construction standards and quality control of OH&S practices.

  • Ensure commercial in confidence information and documentation is secured at all times.

  • Ensure Premier’s management systems are implemented across assigned projects; and/ or recommend potential changes to construction operations or procedures to increase efficiency.

The successful candidate will likely have:

  • 5 or more years' field experience in a similar role.


  • Able to manage multiple projects across South Australia.


  • Excellent supervision, organisational, time management, leadership, and decision-making skills.


  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.


  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, and scheduling tools.


  • Knowledge of Australian Construction industry’s applicable codes, policies, standards, and best practices.


This is a full-time position and remuneration will be based on your skills and experience.


You need to be able to meet any requirements which are necessary to safely perform your role (e.g. receiving a COVID-19 vaccination pursuant to a relevant health order or by clients, or as otherwise required).


Applicant must reside in Australia, and have working rights to be eligible.


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are encouraged to apply.

NEXT STEPS

If you’re as passionate as we are about this role, please click Apply Now, or send your CV to smchugh@premierconstructau.com. We are interviewing immediately. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.


If you are interested in having a confidential discussion about this role first, please contact Claire Forristal on 1800 PREM AU.


About the Company

Premier Constructions Australia is a specialised Australian contractor, providing structural concrete FRP (Form-Reo-Pour), earthmoving and labour hire services. We partner with tier 1 and 2 clients to deliver complex infrastructure works across the civil infrastructure, defence, renewable energy, and high-rise residential and commercial development sectors.

We are experiencing fast growth, and looking for an experienced Senior Site Supervisor with a civil background to join our team and assist in delivering a variety of exciting projects. Based in the Adelaide office, the role will work closely with our Construction Manager, Site Supervisors and construction delivery team.

We are: Smarter Construction. Innovating the future.