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Title:  Supervisor - Resurfacing

Job Number:  6329

Spotswood, VIC, AU, 3015

About John Holland

We’re all about transforming lives by finding solutions to complex challenges across a wide range of industries including infrastructure, property, rail, building and water projects in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.  

From the epic, to the intimate, everything we do improves life for someone, somewhere. It gives our business momentum and means we approach things a little differently.

While our competitors talk about what they do, we focus on why we do it. We transform communities to make them easier to move around, more connected and better to live in.

Are you up for the challenge?

About the Role

We are currently looking for a Rail Resurfacing Supervisor to join our Rail Infrastructure Services division based in Spotswood, Victoria. This role will see you coordinating on-site Tamper and Ballast Regulator operating teams to deliver relevant scopes of work.

Responsibilities of the role include:

  • Contribute to development of work methods and rolling short term construction programs and plan daily/weekly production work.
  • 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.
  • Maintain effective consultation with various workers’ representatives and committees on industrial and safety subjects handling issues as they arise and referring major issues to the Project Manager.

The Successful Applicant

To be successful in this key role, you must have proven experience as a Rail Resurfacing Supervisor.  The position also requires technical competency and understanding in the operation of Ballast Regulators & Plasser Tampers, as well as ideally having proven experience using ALC software. 

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. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and other minority groups are encouraged to apply.

John Holland is a Work180 endorsed employer for all women. Check out our benefits; https://work180.com/en-AU/for-women/employer/john-holland/benefits