Operations Manager - Civils & Services


Our client is a nationally recognised specialist civil, HDD and underground services contractor with with a successful track record on delivering technically challenging projects in both metro and regional area's throughout Australia. 

Due to a combination of internal restructuring and ongoing company growth they have identified the need for an experienced Operations Manager looking for their next career move. Candidates must be able to demonstrate a successful proven track record managing a business or business unit with up to 6 live projects nationwide running simultaneously. As this is an autonomous role applicants with a 2nd tier background would be most suited due to the "hands on" nature of the role..

Reporting directly to the Managing Director you will be responsible for the successful running of all projects with Project Managers reporting into you from each project on a regular basis. Project visits nationwide and client facing meetings will also be part of you role to ensure growth within this division. Also with being a key member of senior management you will actively be involved in overseeing the tender process, clients negotiations and the overall management of contracts through the projects cycle.  

Due to the nature of projects undertaken applicants will ideally have experience in one or more of the follow projects: HDD, underground services, tunnelling or a minimum experience with ground conditions possibly from a piling or ground engineering background.
As this is a specialist sector our client will considered applicant based in Melbourne or Sydney however Brisbane based applicants is preferred.

As our client and an exceptionally low staff turnover applicants must demonstrate a solid employment history.

On offer is an exceptional competitive salary package for the successful candidate with outlined continued career progression opportunities that comes with a national contractor.

To be considered for this opportunity you must be able to demonstrate the following:
  • Tertiary / Degree Educated In Civil Engineering Or Similar
  • Minimum 8+yrs Civil, Ground Engineering, Tunnelling, Underground or HDD Projects Experience
  • Strong Contractual Knowledge
  • Australian Based 
  • Minimum 3yrs Senior Australian Management Experience
  • Energetic With A Driven Attitude To Succeed
  • Ability To Work On Own Initiative
  • Excellent Communication, Organisational and Presentation Skills At All Levels 
Applicants must come from a civil contracting background, client side or EPCM applicants will not be considered.

25/11/2019 $0 Brisbane 1 Construction
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