• Dynamic, Growing Commercial Landscaping Construction, Grounds and Garden Maintenance Company;
  • North-west Melbourne;
  • Attractive Salary Package including Company Vehicle.

About the Company

Super Gardens is a successful, established, privately owned business, spanning over 25 years, specializing in Commercial Landscape Construction and Grounds and Garden Maintenance. At Super Gardens, we have highly skilled staff that provide our long term, high profile customers with an excellent standard of service.

The Role
The company is experiencing continued growth and has a range of high end commercial projects in excess of $1million.
An excellent opportunity is available for an experienced hands on Construction Supervisor/Foreperson with a proven track record in successfully delivering high quality Light Civil and Landscape works together with strong leadership skills to join our Landscaping team based in the North-West.
This position would suit a self-motivated individual with commitment and a strong desire to contribute and participate in the exciting opportunities arising from within a company experiencing continued growth.
Reporting to the Senior Project Manager, your key challenges include:

  • Effectively managing the day to day site operations and provide hands on support to a team of up to ten staff, for major construction projects including hardscapes, playgrounds, open space, street scapes and soft scapes for a range of high profile clients including schools, councils and universities etc.
  • Coordinating staff and subcontractors and utilising equipment and materials to meet project deadlines, customer expectations and compliance requirements;
  • Working closely with the Senior Project Manager, to effectively plan programmed works to ensure the timely completion of projects and according to budget expectations;
  • Surveying and setting out of the site for projects as required and coordinate with the site surveyor for larger projects;
  • Coordinating the timely receipt of materials and deliveries to site, to meet programmed works;
  • Coordinating staff and subcontractor site inductions;
  • Ensuring HSEQ standards and policies are adhered to including complying with safety work statements and undertaking a risk analysis of the site to assess any risks prior to work being completed i.e. implementing site traffic management plan, signage, barricading the work area etc.;
  • Troubleshooting and resolving a range of technical issues on site including: defective materials, installation issues, conflict resolution etc.;
  • Identifying staff training needs and provide feedback on performance; and
  • Communicating with a range of internal and external stakeholders including: clients, Project Managers, subcontractors and suppliers.

Experience and Skills:

  • Ideally, you will be a proactive, hands on Supervisor/Foreperson with relevant trade qualifications together with a successful track record in a similar role from within the Commercial Construction, Landscaping Construction, Light Civil or other relevant industries.
  • Strong Leadership skills together with an ability to develop strong relationships with a range of stakeholders is essential.
  • A Certificate IV in Landscape Construction would be well regarded;
  • An ability to interpret landscape plans;
  • Proficiency with computers is required;
  • Demonstrated experience with meeting HESQ compliance requirements;
  • An ability to effectively plan and prioritise multiple projects and work requirements;
  • You must have an ability to work autonomously and be prepared to be a flexible, team player as required;
  • Demonstrated strong attention and;
  • A strong customer focus.

Attractive salary package including a company vehicle will be negotiated to attract the most suitable candidate for this role.
To be considered for this exciting opportunity, applications should be directed to: Vicki Aisen, Human Resources Manager, Super Gardens Pty. Ltd.

For further information please see our website: www.supergardens.com.au.

Job Type: Full-time

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