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Civil Supervisor

LocationBrisbane, QLD
Work TypeFull time
Positions4 Positions
Published At:5 months ago
  • Superintendent
  • Civil Supervisor
  • Supervisor
Job no: J8AQA

Roads, bridges, and earthworks - if you have been there, done it, and can teach others how to do it, we have a great opportunity for you.

With a strong focus on people, culture, and services, plus a great track record in delivering multi-million-dollar civil works across Queensland and NSW, CMC is rapidly growing - and we want you to come along for the ride.

  • Various Qld and Northern NSW projects
  • Competitive Salary + Vehicle + Super + Project allowance
  • Leading Tier 2 – you won’t be just a number



About the role


Due to new project awards, we have several current and upcoming roles on earthworks/road/bridge projects in different locations across Queensland and NSW.


Reporting to the Superintendent, you will be providing “hands on” support in the field, assisting with the coordination of all resources to ensure the effective delivery safe projects within budget and within time.


Your key duties will include:


  • Overseeing the day-to-day operations, including site management and administration, to ensure a smooth and efficient workflow;
  • Mentoring and guiding your team to achieve their full potential and help them grow in their careers;
  • Ensuring compliance with all health and safety regulations, environmental standards, and quality controls;
  • Collaborating with the project management team to develop a weekly work program, monitoring project costs, and identifying opportunities for improvement;
  • Overseeing subcontractors, suppliers, and inspection and testing processes to ensure all work meets the required standards;
  • Providing daily updates and records of project progress, including photo logs and cost reports, and notifying the project management team of any potential variations;
  • Ensuring all training requirements are met to maintain a skilled and knowledgeable workforce;
  • Conducting regular inspections with clients to ensure workflow, quality control, and testing conform to project requirements.


About you

We are looking for seasoned Supervisors with significant on-site civil construction experience underpinned by solid technical expertise.

  • Highly developed communication, negotiating, and analytical skills with the ability to effectively communicate with officials from government, the community, customers, and management groups;
  • The ability to provide leadership in a construction site environment while building relationships with the client and the workforce;
  • A sound knowledge and understanding of Occupational Health and Safety issues and responsibilities including the ability to comply with the relevant Act and Regulations;
  • Demonstrated ability to understand project drawings, standard drawings, and work to the relevant standards and codes applicable to the works;
  • Knowledgeable in the field of Human Resources and Industrial Relations;
  • A Certificate III in Civil Construction and/or Certificate IV in Civil Construction Supervision or equivalent experience.



Great, let's talk.

Submit your application now or bypass our Applicant Tracking System and send direct to our internal recruiter Amanda Datchens at amanda.datchens@cmc.net.au.

We respect your time and interest so you will receive a response, whether shortlisted or not.


Whilst we do offer sponsorship for some of our roles, in this case you will need to have a current valid visa allowing you the right to work in Australia.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we acknowledge that diversity strengthens our culture and invite all to apply.

We are a proud member of NAWIC - the National Association of Women in Construction.

No agency emails or calls please – we will reach out to our preferred suppliers at a later date if necessary.



  • Published on 26 Nov 2023, 2:57 AM