Civil Supervisor Job Description

civil supervisor job description

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Civil Supervisor Job Description

In a role as a Civil Supervisor you would be expected to monitor civil infrastructure projects. You would oversee sepcific activities such as building a bridge, repairing highways and tunnel construction. There is typically a mix of office work and a requirment to be onsite to oversee the project. It is important that you have expeience both as an engineer onsite and a manager of people as part of your role is to manage a project team.


  • Managing all aspects of construction for your own live project and be reporting into the Project Manager,
  • Controlling all aspects of the construction works,
  • Keeping the project adequately resourced with plant and materials,
  • Self-performing certain elements of works,
  • Monitoring and controlling all aspects of H&S,
  • Controlling and managing specialist sub-contractors,
  • Keeping accurate records of production,
  • Providing reports on works completed, etc.

Usual Requirements:

  • Extensive experience in production and supervisory role, and ideally have good bridge construction experience.
  • Previous work history with the main contractor on medium or large scale project sizes.
  • Extensive commitment and understanding of all matters relating to H&S and the Environment
  • Demonstrated experience in directing and managing your own labour force to achieve the desired outcome, keeping in mind commercial constraints.
  • Previous experience in managing specialist sub-contractors and self-performing works, with hands-on experience.

Average salary benefits: $120k – $150k

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

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