Site Supervisor / Foreman

Job Title: Site Supervisor / Foreman
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Other Locations
Reference: DK007
Contact Name: Duey Kol
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 19, 2022 17:33

Job Description

The role:
  • You will be responsible for coordinating the onsite construction work according to priorities and plans of the project and overseeing the quality of the project
  • Your role will be also responsible for coordinating and allocating the daily work requirements of the construction workers (including sub-contractors)
  • You will act as the point of contact between the construction workers and management and reports on the progress of the project to management
Your Responsibilities:
  • Ensure the daily site works are performed in accordance with the construction program.
  • Allocate the daily work requirements and supervise construction workers.
  • In conjunction with the Site Manager / Project Manager, plan and review overall status of project(s) on an ongoing basis and regularly report on the progress of the project to management.
  • Ensure the project is adequately staffed and all site resources (labour, machinery, materials, subcontractors etc.) are effectively utilised and monitored to achieve timely completion of projects.
  • Control of material usage.
  • Ensure that the Site Management Team is notified as soon as plant is available for another site and preliminary notice of forward requirements.
  • Upon completion of task, ensure all appropriate hired in plant and equipment is promptly off hired.
  • Ensure the Project Manager is promptly provided with any relevant documentation received from either the client or authorities.
  • Remain polite, courteous, and helpful to all visitors to the site, clients, and members of the public, always upholding the image and values of the company.
  • Ensure all site allocations are up to date on Salesforce
  • Ensure that all statutory requirements (e.g., Local Council, EPA, Safe Work NSW etc.) are always adhered to on site.
  • Report on the progress of the project to management.
  • Manage effective working relationships with the client, certifying Authority / Council etc.
  • Proactively identify details or problems ahead of program where additional detail and or planning is required.
  • Understand the IMS System, administer the Project Management Plan on site, ensuring all site personnel and sub-contractors always adhere to it.
  • Ensure that the relevant information is communicated to construction workers enabling them to effectively carry out their duties effectively, providing performance feedback and support as required.
  • Induct Subcontractors onto site and sign them onto SWMS

Essential experience for your new role:
  • Previous supervisory experience in the earthmoving and civil construction industry.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the construction industry and processes.
  • Excellent attention to detail, planning and organisation skills, with the ability to run a construction site effectively.
  • Ability to read construction drawings.
  • Ability to perform quality checks on construction equipment.
  • Strong interpersonal and supervisory skills.
  • Excellent problem solving and conflict resolution skills.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with others at all levels.
  • Strong understanding and working knowledge of WHS, Environmental Management and Quality Systems is required.
  • High level of initiative to continuously  improve productivity and cost control.

If this sounds like the perfect role for you, please get in touch: / 0405 402 424

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