Civil Foreman Supervisor Mining Newcastle Hunter Valley - iMINCO

Looking for a Foreman / Supervisor as well other site staff who have the experience running projects worth over $10m value

Supervisor – Civil Newcastle Hunter Valley

Civil Foreman Supervisor Mining Newcastle Hunter Valley

  • Career development
  • Long term role in Newcastle
  • Top base

Civil Foreman Supervisor Mining Newcastle Hunter Valley

This Contractor has several jobs across Newcastle / Hunter Valley and is looking for a Foreman / Supervisor on a civil project in Newcastle. These projects are primarily mid sized civil infrastructure up to $50m and typically run for a couple of years. The contractor has additional work in hand going forward to keep you employed and in Newcastle / Hunter Valley region for the foreseeable future hopefully working towards a role as a more senior role in time. Build your career with this Tier One / Tier Two Civil Contractor and get on a career path to a more senior role within this excellent Australian company. In this role you will receive excellent salary, car and top benefits, as well as working on excellent engineers, systems and processes which will assist your career in the future.

These civil projects has a significant earthworks, structures, Ports and heavy civil aspect to them, but ideally you will have previous experience with roads, ports, subdivisions, rail, bridge, mining or heavy civil.

This role is the key site positions on the project team, reporting to, and working alongside the Project Manager and Engineers, the success of this project will depend on you and your experience delivering civil projects. You should have worked on a civil project worth over $10m having a proven track record of on time delivery and running a project to budget. Their client understands the importance of having a strong Site General Foreperson who is a leader of people with high level interpersonal skills and an ability to work with all stakeholders on a major project.

Civil Foreman Supervisor Mining Newcastle Hunter Valley

To be successful this role you should have:

  • worked on the civil project over $10m in value
  • have exposure to major earthworks, heavy civil on a road, rail, mine project in Australia
  • have the ability to lead your Leading Hands running a project team of up to 40 people
  • an understanding of drawings and technical specifications
  • ability to develop and run a programmed with a high level detailed planning
  • worked with a tier one or tier two civil or building contractor
  • excellent understanding of OH&S, environment and quality to ensure compliance to project KPIs
  • proven and excellent safety record from previous projects

This role is not looking for just any Foreman / Supervisor, it is looking for experienced and qualified foreman, site managers & supervisor who are looking to build a career on projects and move to the next $30m project level. You will be rewarded accordingly with a market high salary for the role.

To talk about this position in confidence or find out more information about the role and its expectations please contact Derek King directly on 02 9299 5112 or email your resume to

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