Reports to: Overseer

Main objectives: To supervise an allocated group of staff to achieve maintenance and operational levels and standards.

Typical functions and responsibilities:

  • Allocate staff and plant according to job requirements.
  • Ensure that work is carried out to correct specifications and standards, including deadlines, and health and safety.
  • Arrange repairs and maintenance of plant and equipment.
  • Organise contract staff and replacement equipment when necessary.
  • Order road construction materials as appropriate and within budget.
  • Help establish quality control systems on the construction site.
  • Liaise between the crew and the supervisor.

Typical qualifications and experience: Good basic knowledge of civil maintenance work. Practical experience in one or more of roading, parks, waterworks and drainage. Having leadership skills and good communication. Able to organise labour and plant.