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Site Supervisor - PBS Fiji

Job Category:

Construction

Job Level:

Supervisory

Open Date:

05-Dec-2018

Location:

Fiji

Close date:

05-Feb-2019

Client Overview:

Pacific Building Solutions (PBS) is a multi-discipline construction company based in Suva, Fiji. We are Fiji’s largest construction company boasting a 3,000m2 covered workshop and office space and over 800 personnel. 

We have undertaken a wide variety of projects over the last two decades and have developed key strengths in the following disciplines: Resorts & Hotels, PBS Healthcare, Airport Construction, Marine & Civil, Concrete solutions, Residential Projects, Movie Set Constructions, Donor Funded. 

Understanding the fundamentals of tropical construction in some of the most extreme and remote locations in the South Pacific has evolved PBS over the past two decades into a highly skilled and dynamic team of construction professionals who have learned to manage and overcome the many obstacles faced in these challenging environments including unpredictable weather, lack of skilled workers, challenging logistics and access to quality materials, plant & equipment.

Client Industry:

CONSTRUCTION & CONSTRUCTION SUPPLIES

Job Description and Qualification:

Position Description
Job Title: Supervisor
Reports to: Site Manager and Project Manager
Job Purpose: The role of a site supervisor generally involves the management and supervision of a construction site in accordance with health and safety guidelines. It is the responsibility of the site supervisor to assess hazards, determine risks, conduct regular inspections, and maintain a safety program.

Key Responsibilities
• Ensure a consistently high standard of work is produced in accordance with specification and quality standards through regular quality inspections wit sub-contractors
• Direct and supervise day-to- day operations of subcontractors ensuring appliance of common operational procedures
• Ensure materials requisitions are issued in adequate time to achieve the construction programme
• Schedule, control and monitor all plant and materials on a weekly basis
• Ensure all work is completed to programme
• Fulfill the role of temporary works coordinator when required
• Liaise with Project Manager, Site Manager and Contract Surveyor regarding cost control, waste management, variations and confirmation of instructions
• Carry out safety inspections and fulfilling the health, safety and welfare responsibilities as detailed in the Company’s Policy and in compliance with OHS Management system
• Maintain Quality and environmental control procedures in accordance to International Standards (ISO’s)
• Create and maintain positive and good relations with clients, design team and neighbors as well as any other stakeholders
• Maintain comprehensive and accurate records of own activity related to projects on gateway to enable traceability
• Fulfill the role of mentor as and when required
• Control and monitor site waste in accordance to the Environmental Policy on Waste Management
• Motivates Others - Creates a climate where people want to do their best
• Delegates effectively. Invite input from individuals & shares ownership & viability
• Works in a collaborative way with others. Demonstrate interpersonal skills & self-awareness
• Express ideas & information in an accurate, relevant and timely manner utilizing a two-way communication approach
• Demonstrates the ability to interpret and convey information for their particular audience
• This includes responding to audience feedback & adapting their approach. Keep people informed
• Demonstrates openness, honesty and consistency in behavior
• Can be relied upon. Generate confidence in others through professional & ethical behavior

Requirements
• Relevant Tertiary Qualification
• A minimum of 4 years’ experience supervising a team of tradesmen
• A minimum of 6 years’ experience in the industry
• Understanding or relevant legislations and regulations for the Building Industry
• Good Verbal and written communication skills
• Strong computer skills and experience

Salary:

FJD 4,000.00