Coating Supervisor

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VINCI Construction is one of the world's leading players in construction, in the fields of transport infrastructure, buildings, networks and urban development. VINCI Construction relies on a network of local subsidiaries, a network of specialities and specific expertise in major infrastructure projects. With more than 1,000 companies, VINCI Construction is involved throughout the entire life cycle of a project (financing, design, construction, renovation and maintenance). This network of more than 1,000 companies, operating in over 100 countries, employs nearly 120,000 people and generated a revenue of €23.2 billion in 2020.


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Coating Supervisor

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Office employee/Technician/Supervisor

Description of the assignment

Freyssinet Australia are seeking the services of a highly qualified, competent and experienced Coatings (Blast & Paint) Supervisor to take charge of the painting and blasting on one of our major projects in NSW.


Reporting to the NSW Operations Manager, this position is based in our remedial business and focuses on leading a team for the blast and paint on a large high rise building project in Sydney CBD.

Primary accountabilities:

  • Develop and implement QSE plans, work procedures and SWMS with the Project Engineer
  • Plan and organise site labour, plant, equipment and materials to suit program and budget
  • Train site labour and ensure adherence to issues of safety, quality and the environment
  • Conduct and document safety pre-starts and inspections at required frequency as tabulated below
  • Manage safety incidences immediately in conjunction with the Project Engineer and Safety Coordinator to supervise site works through regular site inspections.
  • Monitor site productivities against budget and optimise methods for improvement
  • Report weekly timesheets for labour

Skills and experience


  • Demonstrated prior experience in a Team Leader/Supervisor role
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in the paint & blasting industry
  • Minimum 3 years' post trade experience with structural steel blast and paint
  • Hold a current relevant qualification in coating inspection recognized by ACA such as NACE CIP Inspection (or similar)
  • OR hold a relevant trade qualification with previous supervisory
  • experience in the mining or maintenance industry
  • Previously managed self performing teams and subcontractors 
  • Hold a working at heights cert, and previous experience supervising WAH - Beneficial 
  • White Card/ Construction Card - Mandatory


  • Conversant with Office 365 Suite – MS Excel , MS Word, SharePoint & Outlook
  • Results driven attitude
  • Ability to demonstrate planning and coordinating skills with the capability to work effectively under pressure
  • Strong attention to details
  • Strong communication skills at every level
  • Committed to the safety, well-being and future development of employees

Why us?

  • An immediate start with secure work until 2022
  • Equal opportunity employer
    We offer diverse, unique projects with top-tier contractors on interesting projects around NSW.
  • We offer specialized services to the market, with a very high standard of quality and safety.
  • You will have the opportunity to grow and learn with the business
  • We are a global brand with a strong presence all over the world

Job location

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Oceania, Australia, NSW, Ryde & Macquarie Park

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Macquarie park