VIC - Site Foreman

SHAPE Australia Pty Ltd

SHAPE has a fantastic opportunity for a meticulous, safety focused and motivated Site Foreman to join their team.

  • Social and fun working environment.
  • Career development through SHAPE's Business School
  • Variety of commercial fit-out projects.
SHAPE Australia brings all types of spaces to life by delivering high-end fitouts, complex refurbishments and specialist construction projects. And we’ve been doing it for 30 years for clients across Australia.
The opportunity
A SHAPE Site Foreman assists with all on-site activities including our commitment to safe­ty and ensuring our projects are perfectly delivered. As part of your responsibilities in conjunction with the Site Manager, you will; 
  • Develop an understanding of the scope, contract and project time frames.
  • Establish the site in accordance with relevant Workplace Health & Safety requirements.
  • Induct the subcontractors and site employees.
  • Prepare the delivery of daily & fortnightly programmes.
  • Coordinate the trades and sequencing of work.
  • Manage the subcontractors and staff, ensuring quality and safety.
  • Record daily site activities in site diary.
  • Coordinate defect rectification.
About you
To become a SHAPIAN there are few skills you’ll need in your toolkit;  
  • Demonstrated communication, leadership and team building skills.
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships.
  • Trade and/or Safety Qualifications.
  • Experience as a Leading Hand or equivalent with-in the building industry.
  • Flexibility, adaptability and being able to problem solve.
  • Competent with Microsoft Suite Programs; Word, Excel, Outlook, Project.
  • Willingness to be part of a building resilient safety culture onsite.
Life at SHAPE
When we ask SHAPIANs what makes SHAPE better, they always say ‘the people’ (and the snacks). SHAPE aspires to be ‘The place where everyone wants to work’ and that’s why our people work hard together, but also celebrate together, learn together, and support each other. While we’re a pretty close and relaxed bunch, we are focused on providing a superb customer experience. Some things you may not know about SHAPE are;
  • We develop our people with both technical and leadership skills.
  • Our leaders are measured by the culture they create.
  • Everyone gets 8 hours off a month as work-life balance leave.
  • Our Diversity and Reconciliation Action Plans are driven from the top down.
  • Culture is much more than just words on a page, it’s how we operate.