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Construction Manager

Construction Manager

Job Title: Construction Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Australia, Perth
Industry: Construction
Reference: 334308366
Contact Name: Ian Bond
Contact Email: ian@designandbuild.com.au
Job Published: June 01, 2022

Job Description

Overview:

We have been engaged to assist a successful and growing builder, who are now in the next phase of their growth plan and are actively looking to add a Construction Manager to the team. Currently, the team sits at c35 permanent employees, with the construction team consisting of 7 Supervisors.

A full pipeline of work across a variety of build types, with over 250 homes in construction, this is an incredible time to join the business. 

You will be joining a strong & collaborative environment and be working alongside one of the best in the industry. They thrive on continuous improvement and hold training & developing in high regard.
  
The Role:

Reporting to the Managing Director you will be:
  • Managing construction and maintenance production in line with quality, budget and time frame targets
  • Research and development of construction methods
  • Allocate and mobilise resources to meet production and continuously improve practices
  • Ensure compliance with statutory and company requirements
  • Sub-contractor management
  • Quality and cost control
  • Resolve disputes with clients, suppliers and trades
  • Occupation Health and Safety (OH&S) management system
  • Continuous improvement of departmental infrastructure through innovation and technology
  • Lead, motivate, train and develop the construction team
  • Identify opportunities for improvement
  • Foster internal and external stakeholder relationships
  • Manage the construction related reporting, systems and procedures
  • Work closely with the General Manager, Managing Director and the management team to ensure best practice and continuous improvement

About You:

 
To be successful in this role, you will have:
  • Previous experience as a Construction Manager or as a Senior Supervisor in charge of other Construction Supervisors.
  • Experience with project building, double storey homes and multi-unit developments
  • Strong administration skills and knowledge of both the construction function and pre-construction functions in project building
  • Extensive knowledge and experience with effective programming and progress management
  • Focus on quality of construction and exceptional customer service
  • Ability to identify and minimise risk for the Company
  • Conflict and crisis management, and ability to problem solve site issues and maintenance issues
  • Leadership and management skills
  • Excellent time and project management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • High level of computer literacy and ability to champion construction related software and reporting
  • Highly diligent, organised and resourceful with strong attentional to detail
  • Honesty, integrity and positive attitude

What's in it for you?

  • $140k - $190k + Super + Package (DOE)
  • Long term work close to home 
  • Working for an established and well respected brand

If this sounds like the job for you please contact Ian Bond today on 0424 150 536 or apply now.