Supervisor | Civil | Newcastle

Constructability Recruitment

Supervisor required for a civil project in Newcastle, paying a top base with a long term career option for the right candidate.

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

We are looking for a Foreman / Supervisor as well as other site staff who have the experience running projects worth over $10m in value. These civil projects have 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. Our 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.

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 program 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 1300 248 266 or email your resume to

Apply today, we will call you to discuss the role and the project allowing you to decide if it is an opportunity you would like to pursue.

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