Construction Manager - Warrnambool

Metricon Homes, a leading multi award winning new home builder is committed to recruiting outstanding individuals who share our passion for delivering quality, service and award winning living solutions for Australian families. We have a proud history of building quality homes for Australians since 1976.

Be responsible for taking your construction team to higher levels of development and performance. You are a true leader who is capable of running a building business within our larger business. Warrnambool & surrounding area.
Reporting to the Building Manager, your responsibilities will include:
  • Managing overall construction team performance
  • Providing coaching and assessing the performance of Site Managers on site
  • Adhering to Metricon’s building practices and procedures and looking to further improve upon them
  • Maximising workflow through efficient systems, including trade retention and allocation and supplier management
  • Implementing effective project management with a cost imperative in mind
  • Assuring trades/suppliers are working on each job every day to drive profitability
  • Ensuring all homes are constructed to display homes standards as a minimum
  • Fostering a strong work culture where customer experience, teamwork and staff development are paramount.
  • Metricon will offer you:
  • $$$ + Car + Ipad + Mobile
  • Generous housing discounts on our award winning homes
  • Supplier / trade discounts, and retail discounts with 400+ big name brands through our rewards platform
  • A dynamic team culture where our people produce excellent results and
  • A supportive workplace culture where great work is recognised and rewarded.
  • The successful candidate will have:
  • Diploma in Building Construction is essential, a Degree in an equivalent course is an advantage
  • Minimum of 4+ years of experience in a management role within a customer focused, time critical work environment
  • Extensive working knowledge of construction processes and details
  • Ability to manage an OH&S program
  • Highly competent in the use of Microsoft Office suite PC skills
  • Detailed working knowledge of relevant estimating systems
  • Proven experience in workflow management
  • Up to date knowledge and understanding of Building regulations and BCA requirements
  • Previous on-site construction role.