Site Manager - Medium Density Townhouses - Wollert

Posted 23 May 2024
Salary$140k-$145k + Super + Vehicle, Phone, Laptop
DisciplineConstruction, Engineering & Rail

Job description

The Company:

Our client is a national residential builder constructing over 2,000 homes each year. Our core capabilities range from traditional detached homes to large scale, townhome and apartment projects. The company are also an established national developer and construction group. Since its inception in 2013, the company has grown to over 400 staff and contractors, across four states, and has solidified its reputation as one of Australia’s leading players in the medium density market.

The Role:

Due to continued growth our client is now looking to hire an experienced townhouse/medium density home building construction site manager to join their busy construction team to commence a major project in Wollert. 

You will also have a Site Foreman working under you to support you in the role. 

The project is based on one site in Wollert and consists of 29 townhouses. All the homes are double storey and come with a party wall system. 

Key Responsibilities of the Role:
  • Manage a number of new townhouse builds in construction concurrently.
  • Double storey new builds
  • Allocate materials and trades to job sites.
  • Ensure timely construction of new homes within budget
  • Effectively communicate with clients, trades and management in a professional manner.
  • Have the support of a Site Foreman on site
  • Construction of new homes are carried out safely and comply with company processes and procedures. 
  • Inspecting completed projects to ensure a high standard of quality
  • Maintaining and updating company systems
  • Reporting to management regarding onsite activity
  • Negotiating with subcontractors and coordinating onsite works
  • Identifying and resolving problems throughout the construction process.
Role Requirements:
  • MUST HAVE prior townhouse/medium density construction experience
  • MUST HAVE at least 2-3 years experience as a Construction Site Manager within the townhouse building industry.
  • Tertiary qualifications within building and construction
  • Trade background will be highly advantageous
  • Demonstrated experience within the construction sector with excellent building knowledge
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced working environment and ability to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to build a strong rapport with clients, subcontractors and suppliers. 
  • Proven track record of problem-solving
  • Team player
  • Excellent IT skills and computer literacy with construction-specific software packages. 
  • Commitment to WHS principles and practices
The key benefits for you:
  • Market-leading and highly competitive salary package on offer (based on experience)
  • Working within a very supportive and collaborative team environment from office through to the site. 
  • Excellent back office support that is highly organised to ensure trades and suppliers are paid on time and in an efficient manner
  • An excellent company culture that promotes teamwork and collaboration
  • Genuine career progression opportunities and growth
  • Continued on the job training and development
  • Close-knit team with great camaraderie
How to Apply?

Via the Seek Website: Submit your updated resume using the 'Apply for this job' button at the top of this page and continue to follow the on-screen instructions. 

Via Smartphone/Seek App: Submit your updated resume using the "Quick Apply" button at the bottom of your telephone screen and follow the on-screen instructions. 

For any direct enquiries please feel free to call or text: 0451 223 086

All applications will be kept in the strictest confidence and will not be forwarded as an application to our client without your prior approval first. 

In order to be considered for this full-time position, you MUST be eligible to work in Australia with no work restrictions.

Please be advised that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.