Senior Drainage Supervisor

Job ID:17925
Title:Senior Drainage Supervisor
Location:Multiple Locations
Employment Type:Full time
Posted: Feb 04, 2020

Job Description

We provide road construction & maintenance, bituminous surfacing, earthworks, drainage, water & waste water, landscaping, bridge construction, piling, marina & wharf construction, precast & pre-stressed concrete and structural steel services to key clients. We are looking for an experienced Leading Hand/Operator to join this busy team.

The Role:

You will be working for the Civil Southern Division, which operates through offices in Canterbury and delivers projects in the wider South Island.

The role requires to work with the Southern business to identify opportunities and assist in converting these opportunities into tender wins. The tasks included are to work with the tendering team to develop methodologies, estimate resource requirements and transfer this knowledge into measurable outcomes through the project delivery.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Lead and supervise all construction tasks undertaken by staff and subcontractors.
  • Coordinate work and resources to deliver projects within quality, time and budget and to the clients’ satisfaction
  • Performance management (staff under your responsibility)
  • Ensure that HEB processes are followed and that no one is harmed.
  • Assess and train staff in good drainage practices, machine control day-to day plant maintenance, and the understanding of plans and specifications.
  • Assist the project team in the risk analysis of drainage projects
  • Providing specialised technical advice as appropriate
  • Organise plant labour and material to best suit the project
  • Work with the project managers in relation to programmes, material schedules and methodologies
  • Contract administration including project reporting and preparing monthly progress claims
  • Maintain close, effective communication with Clients and Engineers
  • Dealing with the public in relation to project works.

The Candidate:

  • Certified Drainlayer Authorisation
  • Christchurch City Council Approved Drainlayer
  • Site Safe Supervisor
  • Construct Safe Tier 1
  • Staff Management Skills
  • Class 1 and HT License (preferably with W, T, & R endorsements
  • Connexis Assessor (preferred)
  • Practical experience in civil engineering/project work.
  • Intermediate level computer skills
  • Current drivers licence (class 1)
  • Honesty, trustworthiness and commitment
  • Positive attitude
  • Visible, proactive, empathetic and inclusive leader
  • Strong planning and organisational skills
  • Proven well developed interpersonal skills
  • Time management skills

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