Site Supervisor

Job title : Site Supervisor
Location : Taranaki
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Thomas Smith
Job reference : TS73465

Delivering a high value project in New Plymouth, our client are now looking to hire a talented Site Supervisor with proven commercial construction expertise to join their project and site leadership team. Working closely with the Project Manager and Site Manager your work will be key in ensuring the successful on time completion of a high value commercial scale build.

Key early stage project responsibilities and duties will include:

  • Assisting in the development on-site specific safety plans

  • Ensuring the Traffic Management Plan and Site Safety Plan is kept up-to-date

  • Ensuring materials are ordered and delivered on time to meet requirements of the construction programme

In this position you will largely be responsible for day-to-day co-ordination and supervision, using your knowledge and experience to ensure that the site is well managed. On-site responsibilities and duties will include:

  • Acting as a leader in regards to health and safety in all your work actions

  • Identify and manage any potential safety hazards on-site

  • Ensuring materials are ordered and delivered on time to meet requirements of the construction programme

  • Work alongside the Site Manager to plan the forward work programme

  • Ensure accurate site records are maintained

  • Develop effective working relationships with subcontractors

  • Monitor subcontractor work to ensure high quality is maintained

  • Assist the Site Manager and Project Manager to distributing information as required

Ideal candidates will be able to demonstrate a relevant construction trade or tertiary level qualification and a proven work history working as either a Site Supervisor or Foreman for a Main Contractor delivering commercial building projects. In addition to being able to understand construction plans, you must also have a working level understanding of standard office based computer packages.

If your not already based in New Plymouth / Taranaki, don't pass up this opportunity to relocate to this beautiful and affordable region.

For more information contact Thomas Smith on (04) 917 0868 / 021 917 295, apply online or email your CV to, quoting Ref:TS73465