Mechanical Supervisor - M6 Stage 1 Project

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Permanent Full-time
Aus - Sydney
Project Management, Engineering - Mechanical, Supervisory / Management, Eligible for Employee Referral Payment
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The Project

The CPB Contractors, Ghella & UGL joint venture has been successful in securing the contract to deliver the $3.1bn M6 Stage 1 project.  The project will deliver the missing link from Sydney’s south to the wider Sydney motorway network making journeys easier, faster and safer. It will remove more than 2,000 trucks a day from surface roads and help return local streets to local communities.

With works commenced in early 2022, the M6 Stage 1 project scope includes the construction of twin four-kilometre tunnels and associated works, linking the M8 Motorway at Arncliffe to President Avenue at Kogarah.

The Opportunity

The M6 Stage 1 project is seeking an experienced Mechanical Supervisor to join their M&E team. Reporting to the Mechanical Superintendent, This role is primarily leading site productivity and ensuring compliance for mechanical installations of various tunnel scopes.


Key Accountabilities

  • Manage day-to-day performance and development of employees, including effective coaching and mentoring.
  • Monitor, direct, and liaise with subcontractors to ensure and maintain program targets.
  • Ensure subcontractors have adequate supervision and resources to plan and complete work on time.
  • Conduct daily pre-start and weekly toolbox meetings.
  • Lead and participate in scheduled site safety walks and address any items to rectify issues or improve site safety.
  • Assist in developing and monitoring programs and forecasts.
  • Ensure mechanical scope of work is completed in accordance with specifications, quality, safety, productivity and site standards.
  • Organise and supervise the placement of materials, plant and equipment required ensuring unobstructed access and progress to activities.

About You

  • Relevant Trade Qualification / Supervisor qualifications.
  • Holder of an NSW driver’s license.
  • Demonstrated experience working on major infrastructure construction projects.
  • Experience working in underground environments.
  • Installation experience of tunnel Fire suppression, MVAC, Jet fans & Fire detection preferred.
  • Experience managing multiple subcontractors at different phases of a project.
  • Experience complying with and promoting a positive safety culture.
  • Sound knowledge and experience using computer programs such as MS Excel and Word.
  • Strong problem-solving and conflict management skills.

The successful candidate will be required to hold a current Construction Industry Induction Card (White Card or equivalent) and undergo a medical assessment (including drug and alcohol testing) prior to commencement.

We value the unique perspectives and talents that our people bring to the construction industry and are committed to empowering and supporting their career growth. We support diversity in the workplace. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people with a multicultural background are strongly encouraged to apply.

We are also committed to optimising flexible work through our Ways of Working initiative. We encourage our people to work together with their teams to determine mutually beneficial ways of working.

Please note: This role is being sourced through CGU JV directly and we will not accept applications via external recruitment agencies.

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