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Area Works Supervisor - South Australian Housing Authority (SAHA)

Job no: 589895
Work type: Full Time
Location: Adelaide
Categories: Facilities Management / Engineering

Due to the recent awarding of the South Australia Housing Authority (SAHA) contract, we have opportunities for Area Works Supervisors in the Adelaide, SA area for our Government and Infrastructure Facility Management team.

You will be responsible for the scoping and effective delivery of works including the management of subcontractor performance


  • Solid experience managing and delivering planned works program in a similar role and/or industry
  • Experienced in the delivery of contracts where an outsourced model is used to deliver services.
  • Experienced in managing, monitoring and evaluating the performance of Sub-contractors
  • Experience in building and construction management
  • Ability to monitor, evaluate and review contracts and understanding of project management principles.
  • Well-developed influencing and negotiating skills and can communicate to all levels.  
  • An understanding of quality systems and principles.


  • A good mix of working environments with some days seeing you visiting service delivery providers and other days in the office delivering reports or continuous improvement initiatives
  • Supportive leadership team who believe 100% in the zero-harm culture
  • Attractive remuneration package

To apply, please click on "Apply" below and submit your resume. We do not accept applications via email but for more information, please email sarah.farrell@downergroup.com

Please note: As a pre-requisite for this role, candidates may be required to undertake a pre-employment medical as well as a National Police and Working with Children clearances

Downer Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages Indigenous Australians to apply.

About Us:

Downer Group employs approximately 50,000 people across more than 300 sites, primarily in Australia and New Zealand. Downer designs, builds and sustains assets, infrastructure and facilities and we are the leading provider of integrated services.

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