Site Manager

Job Title: Site Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: QLD Other
Industry: Commercial
Reference: 1092182
Contact Name: Paul Gay
Contact Email:
Job Published 06th Apr 2021

Job Description

  • $50M Defence Project

  • $180,000 - $200,000 + Uplift + Flights

  • Initial 9 Month FIFO Contract, 10 - 4 Camp Roster

We have been engaged to represent a diverse Principal Contractor who operates throughout Australia, servicing the resources, commercial construction, infrastructure and defence sectors.

This Tier 2 Contractor is seeking an immediately available Site Manager for an initial FIFO 9 month contract to close out a $50M Defence project. This position then has the potential to transition into a Permanent role on completion. 

To be considered for this opportunity you will have a strong background from within a Tier 1 or 2 Principal Contractor having worked on Building & Civil packages within the Commercial or Defence sectors.

You will have experience in managing the following on site:

  • Overall Site Management & Supervision of approx. 200 workers 

  • Sub-Contractor coordination – Established subcontractor network in place

  • Proficient skills in Program and resource management are essential

  • Delivering works to very high safety and quality standards

  • Defence experienced preferred but not essential

  • Workplace safety - Driving program efficiently and effectively


  • Trade qualification preferably in Carpentry

  • Minimum 3 years Site Management/Supervision experience in Australia

  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic

  • Substantial experience in the supervision of contractors and suppliers

  • Sound time management skills

  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of people

  • Understanding of and implementation of construction drawings and specifications

  • Project coordination/sequencing of trades

  • experience with programs including; Asta & Primavera P6, Word, Excel, Outlook & Project; and WHS, QMS & EMS Management Systems