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General Foreman (m/f) / Site Manager
Louise Clinton 03/11/2020
Category:  Full-Time
Department:  Construction
Location:  Parramatta & Western Suburbs, Sydney NSW
Job Type:  Site Manager
Pay Rate:  $165,000 - $185,000
Posted:  03/11/2020
Job Status
Posted On:  03/11/2020
Closing On:  04/24/2020
Louise Clinton

Multi award winning building contractor who are financially secure and have a constant stream of projects are looking for an experienced General Foreman / Site Manager.

The are specifically looking for someone who has a track record of building projects in the hospitality sector. Projects range from $0.5M – $30M.

The ideal applicant will be equally well versed to build a $15M new build project and a complex $1M fit out and refurbishment project.


A boutique multi award winning building contractor with a fantastic history of success and a very low turnover of staff is seeking a General Foreman (m/f) / Site Manager who has extensive experience building hospitality projects. Overall, they specialise in challenging technically difficult commercial, educational and hospitality construction projects in the $0.5M – $25M range, for private and public sector clients. Currently they have a complex $1M hospitality refurbishment and another $2M hospitality project both based in the Western Suburbs of Sydney.

As this is a permanent role and the Company not only build fit out and refurbishment projects but also new build construction projects up to $25M you need to be confident and happy to be assigned to both small fit out and refurbishment projects and new build jobs up to at least $15M.

This Builder is looking for an employee who will be an investment for the Company and a long-term member of the team. They need someone who is smart, calm under pressure and a fabulous communicator who enjoys constantly solving challenges. A lot of the projects that they build require interface with the public, are in occupied buildings and some have limited access. Strong client liaison skills are of paramount importance.

The successful Site Manager will need to possess very strong computer skills and be confident to program projects. Strong written communication skills will also be necessary as will an ability to read and interpret complex drawings. A concise understanding of services and a high degree of aptitude in safety, planning and co-ordinating are also necessary. They would ideally like to employ someone who is a Carpenter by trade and has worked through the system to Leading Hand, Foreperson, General Foreman (m/f) to Site Manager.

If you enjoy taking control and having complete ownership of a project from concept to completion and being able to liaise directly with the Managing Director you will enjoy this culture. You need to be a decision maker with a fantastic eye for detail, an ability to constantly look ahead, build strong relationships with subcontractors and have an ability to motivate and inspire a team.

You will be a key person in a financially secure, stable Company where everyone works together as a team and is focused on exceeding client expectations while delivering unique, often exclusive, multifaceted construction projects.

A lot of the work is from repeat clients and a large portion is negotiated and they have a constant stream of work.

Right now, the focus is on hospitality projects but that does not mean that you will only work in this sector, over time you might work on commercial, retail or education projects. This is a full-time salaried position.

For more information please call

Louise Clinton

M: 0412 322 424

T: (02) 9664 8653

E: [email protected]

W: www.clintonrecruitment.com.au

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