Road Surveillance Officer

Location: Isabella Plains
Job Type: Fixed-Term
Discipline: Engineering
Reference: J36165
Titan Recruitment is a leading specialist Engineering and Technical Recruitment and Contracting consultancy having successfully placed skilled professionals in jobs across Australia and overseas. We have a top-tier client base from a broad range of sectors looking for talented professionals.

We are working with a well regarded engineering and project delivery consultant that delivers multi discipline engineering solutions across the transport, resources & infrastructure sectors.

Currently engaged in a large scale roads and highway package, they now require a Roads Surveillance Officer to join the team on a 12 month fixed term contract.

About the Role

The primary purpose of the Surveillance Officer position is to manage routine surveillance activities and assist the Contract/Project Manager in complex surveillance activities on nominated contract works for the administration of road and / or bridge maintenance and construction works to ensure delivery in accordance with client time, quality and scope requirements.

Duties will include but are not limited to:
  • Undertake surveillance activities for road construction of the large highways project which will include service relocations, earthworks, pavements, drainage, surfacing and landscaping.
  • Maintain detailed site records of work performed and construction activities to ensure all works are carried out in accordance with the quality system and contract documents.
  • Assess and report on the implementation of plans on site and on contractor performance to ensure that management plans for construction site are appropriately implemented.
  • Assist the Contract Manager in ensuring the consistent application of surveillance by planning programs of surveillance of quality, Workplace Health & Safety, traffic management, environmental management and progress of works. This includes the identification of non-conformance issues, and providing advice to the Contract Manager.
  • Oversee the site activity of contractors and public authorities verifying that the work and construction activities are performed in accordance with the contract documentation, policies, industry practices and standards.
  • Advise on the efficiency of activities planned or undertaken by the contractor.

Key Criteria
To be considered for the role applicants would need to demonstrate the following experience and skills:

  • Will have successfully completed either:
  • Advanced Diploma in Civil Engineering
  • Advanced Certificate of Works Management [Municipal and Roads]
  • Certificate IV in Civil Construction Supervision Certificate III in Civil Construction (Relevant Stream)
  • An appropriate Building and Construction (Certificate III or IV); or Extensive practical road construction/maintenance experience.
  • Willing to work outside normal working hours (when required) , to travel on occasion and be based on site. I
  • Possess a current motor vehicle driver licence
  • Previous experience working on MRWA projects. Understanding of MRWA guidelines
  • Previous road surveillance experience
  • Ability to communicate liaise with multiple stakeholders

What's on offer?
  • 40 hour week with some reasonable additional hours
  • January 2019 commencement
  • 12 month Fixed Term contract
  • Competitive salary offered
  • Vehicle provided for site use only

For more information or a confidential discussion please contact Matt Saffioti on (08) 6467 0630 or click 'Apply Now'.