Location: Canberra Posted Date: February 15, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 7336J20202439 Careermine Job Id: 1834332
About the role

WorkPac Professional are currently recruiting for a experienced Construction Supervisor to join our clients Canberra team. The main focus of this role will be to coordinate and manage trades during the restoration for buildings damaged by insurable events throughout Canberra and regional NSW. The position is for an initial 6 month contract with an immediate start.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Take ownership of jobs from commencement to completion
  • Engage, coordinate & manage trades during the restoration process for buildings damaged by insurable events
  • Communicate & negotiate with trades to track the progress of jobs
  • Provide regular updates to customers
  • Liaise between insured parties & insurance companies
  • Coordinate access to properties with insured parties
  • Dispute / issue resolution as required
  • Ensure all inspections, certificates of final inspection from building surveyor & relevant documentation is signed off
  • Ensure all work conforms to legislative & contractual OHS requirements
  • Regular travel around Canberra & surrounding areas

Key Selection Criteria:
  • Extensive experience supervising construction projects
  • Relevant building trade qualification, preferably in carpentry
  • Strong computer skills
  • Excellent communication & customer service skills
  • Relationship building skills
  • Ability to manage multiple & competing priorities
  • Ability to be empathetic to the needs of the client
  • Good work ethic
  • Understanding of OHS practices, legislation, regulations & current market rates
  • Current motor vehicle licence
  • Prior experience in the insurance building industry advantageous, however not essential
  • White Card
  • Asbestos Card

About WorkPac:

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Register or apply with us for ongoing access to a wide range of temporary and permanent jobs for all skill levels.

Why work for WorkPac:

Looking after our employees is important to us. Our WorkPlus Employee Benefits program offers benefits across health, private insurance, financial services, travel and more. We have a team of dedicated recruiters, most of which have in field knowledge of the industry, who make continuous contact to ensure you are happy with not only WorkPac's service but our clients. We are committed to ensuring you are happy and safe, you are our most valuable asset!

WorkPac have over 45 offices throughout Australia, this means you have the flexibility to work anywhere in Australia with us. As WorkPac has such a large footprint, we know our local areas and are always helping our local community.

If you would like to apply for the role, please follow the link or for a confidential discussion please contact the Principal Consultant: Donna Pershouse on Ph: 07 4980 4626.