Construction Manager

  • Brisbane
  • Permanent
  • Tue Mar 17 04:19:41 2020
  • 200017872

About Us:

The GO2 People have built a reputation for our ability to provide quality project staffing solutions across a range of industry sectors and, as such, we have been involved in some of Australia’s largest projects in the construction, mining and renewable sectors in recent years.


Our team has been strategically developed to ensure we take an innovative and proactive approach to securing the best talent in the market in a short period of time and, by doing so, providing the desired outcomes for both client and candidate.

The Position:

We currently have an exciting position for a Construction Manager with a background in Wind Farm and Transmission Line construction projects. The project is based in NSW, and will be a FIFO role for the successful candidate. You will work closely with the Project Management team to manage and coordinate all site activities, with a primary focus on the civil and electrical works associated with HV transmission tower construction and overhead transmission lines.

Your key responsibilities include:

  • Manage and provide ongoing leadership and support to the team
  • Support the management of development plans and provide regular face to face feedback with direct reports on their performance to improve capability and minimise turnover of team
  • Support a culture aligning with the company values
  • Manage and supervise the site-based delivery of the project
  • Ensure projects are completed on time and within allocated budget
  • Manage sub-contractors on site
  • Manage stakeholder relationships to support the achievement of internal and client KPIs
  • Ensure that customers are continually aware of their current project status through effective reporting and management.
  • Continually grow and develop internal and external relationships and high levels of customer satisfaction

What you will bring:

  • Tertiary studies or Trade Qualifications in Electrical, Civil or Mechanical disciplines;
  • Understand and be proficient with all types of transmission overhead line construction and associated accessories, plant and equipment
  • Understand and be proficient in required methods of pole (steel, concrete or other standard) erection, maintenance and check, jointing, terminating, insulation and testing of cables and conductors used on overhead systems
  • Proven ability of building strong relationships at all levels internally and within customer organisations;
  • Ability to multi-task and work under pressure;
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills;
  • Ability to work calmly within strict timelines.
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills;
  • Strong computer skills in MS suites including Excel and Word;
  • Full working rights within Australia

What’s on offer?

  • A great company culture focussed on teamwork, work winning and delivering large scale construction projects;
  • A highly experienced Senior Management team to support you in your role;
  • A genuine opportunity to contribute to the long-term future success of this great company;
  • A competitive salary package negotiable depending on experience.

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please APPLY NOW

or call Daniel Ford on 0419 360 450 for a confidential discussion.