Senior Works Supervisor (Readvertised)

$88,000 - $97,000 yearly
  • Hilltops Council
  • 6-8 Market Street, Boorowa NSW, Australia
  • Dec 25, 2020
Full time Engineering, Architecture, and Construction Executive and Management

Job Description

(Permanent, full-time 76-hour nine-day fortnight, $88k - $97k TRP + potential for market allowance of up to $10k p.a.)

  • Are you looking for an opportunity to manage and supervise construction jobs at a senior level in a beautiful part of NSW and as part of a busy regional Council?
  • Do you have significant construction management experience and aptitude in sealed and unsealed road construction?
  • Are you committed to driving quality outcomes from projects within tight timeframes and budgets, and are you able to lead those around you in a way that encourages high performance and commitment?

If you answered ‘yes’ to the above, please read on...

Council is seeking a highly qualified and experienced individual to join its Infrastructure team and provide high-level oversight of construction and maintenance works crews within the Young region of Hilltops Council, and, as Senior Works Supervisor, provide support to other Works Supervisors across Hilltops as needed.

As direct Supervisor of our Urban and Rural Site Supervisors and indirect supervisor to more than 50 staff, you will need to have exceptional leadership skills and communication skills to elevate those under your direction so that the unit and all teams work together to drive Council’s works programs.

You will need to have significant construction experience, both at an operations and supervisory level, but you must also be learned in the administrative and planning aspects of construction projects, including cost-estimating, budgeting, setting-out plans, and managing delivery timeframes. On-site, you should be a flexible leader who can adapt to change, and take responsibility for your decisions, as you will be relied upon as the central point of contact for the crew at any given time.


A copy of the information package is available by clicking here.

When applying, you should include a cover letter, a statement addressing the essential & desirable criteria outlined in the information package, a copy of your curriculum vitae, and together, these should be emailed to

Please note that this position has no fixed closing date for applications.

Council will review incoming applications for this position on a weekly basis, and we will proactively make contact with applicants to notify them whether they have been shortlisted. We will make contact with those candidates and arrange interviews as needed.

Job Closing Date

Jan 25, 2021