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Site Manager - New Homes

Site Manager - New Homes

Job Title: Site Manager - New Homes
Contract Type:
Location: Australia, Regional NSW
Industry: Construction
Reference: AMA10072021
Contact Name: Anca Marinescu
Contact Email: anca@designandbuild.com.au
Job Published: July 08, 2021

Job Description

This building company is very established 10+ years in the Newcastle area. They have picked up projects across Tamworth and Armidale. They have an immediate requirement for a Site Manager to run the construction of new homes in both Tamworth and Armidale. Each site location will only have up to 5 houses on it, and the role will involve travelling between the two sites. 

THE ROLE:

  • Site safety management.
  • Creating and meeting program dates to align with construction program
  • Liaise with subcontractors, the architect and other key external consultants.
  • Work with the project manager to ensure materials and orders are correct and available.
  • Depending on the size of your project and your capabilities, you may manage multiple builds at any one time.
  • Monitoring all trade works, subcontractors, and site staff.
  • Internal and external set out with subcontractors.
  • Other various duties as directed.
  • Conducting site inductions for staff and sub-contractors
  • Managing the sub-contractors to ensure they are fulfilling their roles and responsibilities
  • Monitoring subcontractors daily in regards to safety, quality and program
  • Management of projects from start to finish, and overall knowledge of all trades.

 SKILLS REQUIRED:
  • Experience managing full-build housing projects 
  • Keen eye for detail and have an ability to produce high quality work.
  • Ability to push a team and adhere to program
  • You will have experience taking full WH&S responsibility on site.
  • Direction and management of subcontractors and labourers.
  • Ability to read and interpret construction plans and prioritise tasks.
  • Interpersonal skills to maintain good relationships with trades, architects & clients.
  • Proficient computer skills.
  • Has experience working with basement levels and multi-residential projects.
  • Demonstrated experience within high end residential site management role(s) including multi-residential projects.

WHAT YOU WILL NEED TO SUCCEED:
  • 2 + years experience as a site manager.
  • Experience in residential new homes 
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills - ability to build relationships with internal & external stakeholders.
  • Carpenter by trade preferred 
  • Comprehensive understanding of NSW residential building codes and guidelines.
  • Ability to drive projects to meet deadlines on time and on budget
  • Proven experience of effectively manage a team including sub-contractors, in a professional manner and ensuring longevity of relationships.
  • Good understanding of health and safety legislation and requirements, has proven experience of effectively controlling site safety
  • Good communicator with the ability to deal with clients 
  • Trade base in the area(s) is ideal. 
Please send your CV to Anca Marinescu - anca@designandbuild.com.au or call on 02 9376 8200 for more information.