Civil Foreman

  • Melbourne
  • Permanent
  • Wed Jul 10 03:22:20 2019
  • 200007255

Our client is a highly regarded civil construction company, specialising in in earthworks, remediation works, civil structures and mechanical construction. Our client is currently seeking an experienced and hands-on Civil Foreman to join their team, working on various projects located across Victoria.

About the Position:

You will be responsible for managing the day to day construction duties on site (various locations). Overseeing varied civil projects ranging in value from $10k – $10 mill, you will be responsible for the management of all personnel on site and ensuring that the project is completed on time and to a high standard. Ideally you will have worked your way up from the bottom on site and have ground-up understanding of civil projects.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Planning, management and direction of all personnel and subcontractors on site
  • Ensuring on-time completion of all projects
  • Managing a team ranging from 2-30 depending on the scope of the project
  • Reading and interpreting plans then clearly communicating these to the crew
  • Influence and create a safe working culture including OHS standards

Skills and Requirements:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience running small-medium size crew
  • Experience working on a range of civil projects including steel structures and concreting, dams, drainage, carparks, rehabilitation work, subdivisions etc.
  • Must be able to read plans, technical specifications and do own levels
  • Excellent communication skills and be able to work autonomously without supervision


  • Family-friendly hours, 8-9 hour days, Monday to Friday. This position would suit a family man, or someone who wants to play sport/do activities on the weekend
  • Attractive salary package
  • High level of variety in projects – you’ll always be doing something different
  • Opportunity for career development and to progress within the company

Interested? Apply now or send your resume to

ATTN: Civil Foreman