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Title:  Nightshift Supervisor

Job Number:  8185

Alexandria, NSW, AU, 2015

Job Description

We are currently looking for an experienced Nightshift Supervisor to join our Waterloo Station project team based in Sydney, NSW. You’ll be accountable for coordinating on-site teams to deliver relevant scopes of work in accordance with project plans and specifications to achieve effective performance in accordance with detailed short term programs and schedules within the designated time and budget. Implement site safety, quality and environment control and identify and assess potential risks.

Your key tasks will include (but not limited to):

  • ­    Coordinate the work and performance of multiple teams and subcontractors to achieve outcomes.
  • ­    Provide and take leadership responsibility in health, safety and environment management.
  • ­    Contribute to development of work methods and rolling short term construction programs and plan daily/weekly production work.
  • ­    Build strong internal and external stakeholder management through positive, proactive and professional communication to keep key personnel informed.
  • ­    Complete progress reporting, and activities, reports for shift handovers and consistent regular reporting to the Superintendent or Project Manager
  • ­    Ensure compliance of commercial and financial costs including budgets and the implications of directions within your authority limits
  • ­    Read and understand plans, review design documentation, read drawings, and provide constructive review and implementing of final designs
  • ­    Ensure contractual mechanisms of subcontractors
  • ­    Identify and mitigate risks prior to works commencing, communicate with and engage relevant stakeholders to control risk and contribute to build a risk management culture.
  • ­    Select, train and develop leading hands and ensure the observance of safety, other work standards and fair and reasonable application of industrial agreements. 


To be successful, you’ll have the following:

  • ­2-5 years previous construction experience in a similar role.
  • Substantial Industry experience in Trade and Construction – building experience preferred. 
  • Fit out and structures experience preferred. 
  • ­Technical competency and understanding in the area that supervising
  • ­Skill in review of design documents, ability to understand drawings, provide constructability review and implement final design plans.
  • ­Leading Hand experience 
  • ­People and Performance Management of subcontractors, suppliers and direct labour


As part of the team, you help us deliver on our promise to transform lives.

Your success is reflected in ours, so we’re committed to being an employer of choice. We pride ourselves on having a diverse and inclusive workplace, as different perspectives and ideas will deliver our long-term success.  We’ll do all we can to help you develop your skills, and make a difference, right from the start.


We have a flexible workplace and focus on all aspects of your physical and mental health and safety. We want you to be with us for the long-term, so providing you with rich career experiences and ongoing development is our priority.

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