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Leading Hand

Hays Trades & Labour


Base pay $70k - $80k
Permanent Standard/Business Hours
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Full job description

Your new company
A large civil construction company is looking for a Leading Hand to their Melbourne team. After having experienced an influx in subdivision work across Melbourne’s north and west, they are eager to find this right candidate to ensure they have a leading hand to continue into the new year. The right candidate will have supervisorial / leading hand experience on civil construction projects including subdivisions, road upgrades, bridge builds, wetlands projects, streetscapes, drainage and water infrastructure.

Your new role
You will be responsible for the team and the day to day activities. It will be your responsibility to ensure the days run smoothly, on schedule and jobs are executed to standard. This may include
- Reading plans and setting work out accordingly
- Managing the day to day works and overseeing all workers
- Assisting the Project Managers and Formen to ensure projects are delivered within time and budget.
- Completing all compliance documentation when needed and ensuring work sites are operated safely in accordance with project SWMS.
- Managing, motivating, supervising and directing site team and sub-contractors - Participate in audits, meetings, sign-offs, safety inspections, staff meetings & more

What you'll need to succeed

  • Previous experience as a leading hand or supervisor on large construction projects or a strong background in civil labouring and looking to step up.
  • Good attitude and willingness to be a leader in the field; setting a hard-working example.
  • White card is essential, other favourable tickets include, spottters, dogmen, excavator, roller, moxy
  • Valid Drivers license
  • Excellent communication skills, time management and a positive attitude
  • Willingness to take drug and alcohol tests.

What you'll get in return
The ability to work for a leading civil contractor as receive an excellent Full time salary. An immediate start and progression opportunities within the company.

What you need to do now
Click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV/email Olivia.pullar@hays.com.au or if you have any further enquiries please call Beth Sheppard on 0490 442 229

LHS 297508 #2572914

Pay comparison
Market average based on all Leading Hand jobs in Melbourne VIC
Base pay range
$70k - $80k
Market average
$90k
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$57k
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Job details
Date posted
28 Oct 2021
Category
Trades & Services
Occupation
Foreperson, Construction Supervisor
Base pay
$70k - $80k
Work type
Permanent
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours

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