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Job Title: Foreman
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Sydney
Industry: Construction
Reference: ABS1006
Contact Name: Adam Shaw
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Job Published: October 14, 2020

Job Description

We have a unique opportunity for a Foreman to join one of Australia's leading contractors who operating across all sectors with a national delivery capability.

With a secure pipeline of work over the next 5 years, they are looking to appoint a Foreman for an $80M new build project in Parramatta. The role will be site based Monday - Friday and offers long term development and progression to site management.

Roles & responsibilities:
  • Conducting site inductions for staff and sub-contractors
  • Managing the subcontractors to ensure they are fulfilling their roles and responsibilities
  • Monitor subcontractor performance daily in regards to safety, quality and programme and report deficiencies to the Site Manager
  • Assisting the Site Manager in the commissioning and handover of the project by ensuring all relevant documentation is completed and provided to the Project Manager
  • Managing cost control for certain aspects of the project, as directed by the Site Manager, in order to ensure the project meets its required performance targets in relation to budget
  • Maintain positive industrial relations with authorities and unions, resolving any issues in accordance with the client's guidelines.
Desired experience:
  • Trade background
  • Previous experience working for a head contractor is essential 
  • Proven experience as a finishes, structure or general foreman on commercial or residential construction projects in Sydney
  • Proven experience of effectively managing 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

For any questions relating to this role or any other opportunities with D&B and our clients please contact Adam Shaw on 02 9376 8200 or click apply. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential