Civil Supervisor / Foreman Job Description

civil supervisor foreman job description

Civil Supervisor Foreman,


Civil Supervisor / Foreman Job Description

In this role, you will be responsible for controlling all aspects of the construction works, Keeping the project adequately resourced with plant and materials, self-performing certain elements of works.

Usual Responsibilities

  • Supervision of all works completed onsite to ensure required quality and productivity
  • Managing all aspects of construction for your own live project and be reporting into the Project Manager or Superintendent
  • Monitoring and controlling all aspects of health and safety
  • Keeping accurate records of production, providing reports on works completed.
  • Coordinating tasks and ensuring adherence to safe work method statements and risk assessments
  • Liaise with clients, sub-contractors and internal team to achieve productive outcomes for the project
  • Providing reports on works completed
  • Resourcing plant and material for the works including programming the works


  • RMS knowledge is essential
  • 5 years + experience in a production & supervisory role
  • Extensive commitment and understanding to all matters relating health, safety and environment
  • Have the ability and experience to run direct and sub-contract labour teams safely and productively
  • Be practical-minded and work with hands-on approach coupled with excellent communication and people skills
  • you must be able to communicate clearly, take & follow directions and be proactive in the workplace
  • Be able to work to deadlines
  • Basic computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office

Average salary: $80k to $160k salary

Salary is based on © 2021 statistics and research, view their website here.

This Civil Supervisor/Foreman job description is a guideline only and will vary depending on the company, project and location within the Australian/New Zealand market. 

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