Job Description

Civils Supervisor



Competitive salary

Position: Site Supervisor- Australia

Looking to travel abroad to work? 

Our client are currently recruiting for Civil Supervisors to be based in Sydney, Australia. 

The Site Supervisor is responsible for supervising sub-contractors to ensure assigned work confirms to quality, time and safety requirements.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • When allocating work or variations to sub-contractors, ensure such work is within the contract budget
  • Adhere to financial procedures including requisition and approval requirements
  • Obtain competitive prices for purchase orders and ensure they remain in budget
  • Ensure small packages are let at best price within budget and provide recommendations to administration
  • Ensure sub-contractors are working to site construction program
  • Develop and implement short-term programs of work
  • Ensure that at all times company policies and guidelines are strictly adhered to and the site safety plan is implemented in a timely manner
  • Ensure that construction work is in accordance with the Safe Work Method Procedures
  • Monitor and review programs to ensure time requirements are met providing regular progress reports to Site and Project Managers
  • Monitor and inspect the work of sub-contractors to ensure quality of work, adherence to schedules and satisfactory completion of works
  • Manage the rectification of defects and satisfactory completion of work
  • Consult with sub-contractor and consultants to resolve day-to-day construction and design issues
  • Maintain an up-to-date Site Diary and materials supply records
  • Adhere to procedures for purchasing requisitions and site instructions
  • Keep abreast of current industrial relations legislation, with focus on issues which impact the Site Supervisor’s role
  • Supervise and co-ordinate the tasks and activities of construction workers and sub-contractors to ensure satisfactory completion of works

Essential Knowledge & Experience

  • Knowledge of building and construction Trades
  • Heavy civils experience
  • Specialist skills (e.g. structures, steel, Façade, Fit-out finishes, building services)
  • Ability to read technical drawings
  • Programming or Scheduling experience
  • Knowledge of OH&S legislation, policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of Building Code of Australia


  • Trade qualifications, or equivalent experience

Travel and Accommodation

  • Provide you and your immediate family with Visas and flights 
  • Temporary Accommodation whilst you are looking for permanent housing with the assitance of our relocation consutants 
  • Speciailist Tax advice provided prior to departure from your home country

To register your interest, please apply online or contact Lukciya at ICDS Recruitment. 


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