About the role
Working closely with the Site Manager, the Foreperson will be responsible for assisting with the overall leadership, performance and successful delivery of the assigned project.
Key responsibilities include
Conduct briefings on work requirements safety/environmental issues/concerns
Ensure all workers are site inducted and copies of the relevant licences and competencies are obtained and that applicable forms are filled out
Ensure participation, through consultation, in hazard identification and reporting by all workers
Assist with project spot audits and participate in the site safety inspections
Ensure that injuries/incidents and/or dangerous occurrences are recorded and investigated in conjunction with the WHS Manager and Site / Project Manager
Day to day coordination and site control of direct labour, plant and subcontracted activities
Inspection and monitoring of daily construction activities to ensure compliance with the requirements of the PMP and applicable SWMS
In-process inspection to verify that work is being carried out according to specified requirements
Incoming inspection of delivered goods
Ensure PPE compliance on site
Confirm all works are completed as per the documentation, relevant standards and QA requirements including ITPs
Management of defects post project completion
Previous experience in a similar role working on residential development sites desired but not essential
A relevant trade background or formal qualification in a construction related discipline
Management, leadership and project management capabilities along with the ability to work effectively with a variety of key stakeholders
Basic IT skills and willing to learn IT tools for document control
Ability to accurately interpret and understand drawings
GEOCON has a fast-paced and dynamic environment where we expect our people to achieve and deliver; our team is collaborative and supports diversity and inclusion. In return, our people are rewarded with continuous career development and training, as well as the opportunity to work on some of the most unique projects in Australia.
3 per cent rebate on GEOCON residential and development purchasesDiscounted rates on overnight accommodation across Iconic HotelsHealth and wellbeing programs and discounted gym membershipsContinuous in-house training and career development opportunities
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