Site Assistant/ Leading Hand (Contract)

About the business 

Jibralta is a Head Contract builder with a focus on Government and commercial projects below $10M in value. We have a national footprint and the ability to provide both design and construction services. 

We are dedicated to delivering high standard end-to-end construction services including roads, construction, fitout, services, and earthworks. We work smart safely, and always as a team.  

About the role

A 4-5-month contract role (with possible extension) has become available for a site assistant/ leading hand to join our team with a start early to mid-April.

Reporting to the Project Manager and Site Foreman, you will be working on a construction site at Shoalwater Bay QLD.

Your role will be varied and will range from assisting the Site Foreman and Project Manager with site-based project admin support tasks to on-the-tools trade tasks. The role could suit a trade experienced worker looking to move into project management or a site admin/junior project manager looking to gain more on-site trade experience.

The successful applicant will be self-driven, organised, able to multi-task and ready to pick up a shovel if thats whats needed to get the job done. In exchange you will receive a competitive salary, work on an interesting project and be part of a supportive team.

Tasks and responsibilities

Responsibilities include:

  • Assist Site Foreman in subcontractor management.
  • Assist Site Foreman in trade site tasks extent will depend on ability and competence.
  • Assist Site Foreman with administrative tasks including maintenance of site records.
  • Security access management.
  • Induction of personnel and plant to site.
  • Assist the Project Manager in engagement of subcontractors and procurement of supplies.
  • Obtain insurance certificates, white cards, SWMS's and Building Code documentation from subcontractors.
  • Conduct site audits, inspections and verifications.
  • Assist with completing daily and monthly reports.
  • Review Safe Work Method Statements.
  • Be familiar with the company management system and adhere to policies and procedures.
  • Help manage safety on site

Skills and experience

To be successful in this position you will need to have:

  • Previous experience in a trade role.
  • Strong computer skills including Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Ability to multi-task and work to strict deadlines.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Understanding and awareness of safety on a construction site.
  • Must have a full drivers licence and own car.
  • Must be able to pass a police check.
  • Have a good sense of humour!

The successful applicant will be required to pass a police check to obtain a Defence Access Pass.

22/03/2021 $0 Rockhampton & Capricorn Coast 1 Construction
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