Site Manager

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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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Site Manager

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Office employee/Technician/Supervisor

Description of the assignment

A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Site Manager to join an innovative and quality focused engineering contractor during a period of growth.


Freyssinet Australia Pty Ltd is a multifaceted specialist contractor providing innovative solutions for remediation, post-tensioning and specialist civil engineering. A member of the Soletanche Freyssinet and Vinci Groups, we have an unrivalled reputation in specialized civil engineering across the soils, structures and nuclear sectors. We have local branches in all states and are present in 100 countries around the world.

The position of Site Manager has accountability for managing and delivering the operational performance of a large and complex project in Sydney's CBD. This position has responsibility for resource planning, client relations, employee performance, sub-contractors, cost, quality, safety & environmental performance.

Primary accountabilities:
Forward planning, scheduling and organizing of site labor, plant, equipment and materials to meet program and budget.
The utilization of project management and reporting disciplines to meet daily / weekly / monthly requirements
Proactive management of safety performance, identification of risk and ensure safe work practices are adopted and supported with training.
Conduct and document safety pre starts, tool box talks and inspections to the expected frequency.
Monitor site productivity and labor efficiency.
Develop and maintain good client relationships, proactively solve problems, provide solutions and promote additional services and products.
Collaborate with Project Engineers on technical, constructability and feasibility matters.
Performance leadership for direct reports and sub-contractors.
Management of labor and employee relations issues.
The ability to scope, prepare and manage sub-contractor and supplier packages
Ability to perform cost control, programming and forecasting activities
Strong acumen and capability with contract administration and commercial issues.

Tertiary education in Engineering (preferred) 

Skills & Experience:
At least 10 years' experience as a Site Manager within the building industry
Ability to work on projects up to the value of $30M and be able to run them concurrently
Well- organized and ability to work independently  
Tier 1 or 2 experience
Previously managed building construction in CBD/brownfield sites
Subcontractor management, steel construction, scaffolding experience required
Sound knowledge of construction methodologies and site coordination
Excellent understanding of WHS Compliance and safety and quality standards

Please contact Rachel directly if you have any further questions-

We welcome and strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders for these opportunities.

Applicant criteria

Minimum education required

Bachelor’s degree

Minimum experience required

More than 8 years

Job location

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Oceania, Australia, NSW, Sydney

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