Leading Hand - Retaining Wall & Fencing Specialist

Location: Brisbane
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Permanent Recruitment
Reference: 738418
Job Published: 6 months ago
Experienced Leading Hand, required for a busy Civil Construction Business looking for permanent full time position.
  • Permanent Full Time Position
  • Stability | Great working culture & team - enjoy going to work every day!
  • Career Progression - opportunities for further opportunities within the organisation
  • South East QLD Business - contracts with Tier 1 Companies - months of work booked in advance
  • Great working culture - Family Days, Team BBQ's
This is a fantastic opportunity for you to join a positive, professional team. They offer a great working environment within a quality-focused retaining wall & fencing business.
About Us
FIP Group – We are the go-to supplier of people solutions! Operational since 2006, our business model is built around our ability to provide tailor-made workforce solutions for our clients together with customer service that delivers above and beyond.
100% Australian owned, FIP Group are a specialist end-to-end recruitment business.  We have a proven track record having been the preferred supplier of many national brands and smaller operations as their first-choice supplier of staff for over a decade.
About the role
Working mostly in civil construction, specifically on subdivisions, your role is to lead a small team of Machine Operators and Labourers as they install retaining walls and fences.  The team will consist of a machine operator and 2-3 labourers.

Day to day duties will include the following:

  • Lead a small team of machine operators and labourers.
  • Experience operating heavy excavators (20-40T); specifically drilling holes for retaining walls and fences.
  • Manage day-to-day works.
  • Assist Foreman and Project Managers with delivering projects on time and in budget.
  • Ensure worksite is operated safely in accordance with project SWMS.
  • Complete documentation and compliance on site as required.
  • Participate in meetings, sign-offs, safety inspections, staff meetings & more.
The ideal candidate will possess the following:
  • Australian Driver's license and own transport
  • 1-2 years experience as a leading hand in a similar role
  • Strong planning, leadership and organisation skills
  • White card & any other relevant industry tickets
  • Self motivated with excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Ambition and drive to progress in career
  • Focus on OHS 
Details of the benefits at this company
You will receive:
  • Competitive salary package
  • Permanent opportunity – career stability
  • Great working environment
  • Consistent work – months booked in advance
  • Awesome company culture – team BBQ’s and family days
For more information about FIP Group visit our website: www.fipgroup.com.au