Josh McDowell


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Senior Site Manager


Commercial Construction


AU$250000.00 - AU$270000.00 per annum




Full Time

Become an integral part of a national organisation, delivering landmark Health, Education, Residential and institutional builds.

  • Join an industry leading tier 2 builder and work on diverse project types
  • Report in to an established and experienced upper management
  • Work predominantly on Health and Institutional projects

Join a nationally recognised Tier 2 commercial builder with a strong presence in the Victorian construction industry. With a diverse portfolio ranging from commercial offices to schools and health projects, the company is at the forefront of delivering high-quality projects valued between $50 million and $600 million. As they continue to expand their operations, they are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Senior Site Manager to join the team based in Melbourne.

Position Overview: As a Senior Site Manager, you will play a key role in overseeing and managing the successful delivery of projects in Melbourne. Working on a variety of exciting ventures currently in progress, you will also contribute to the growing pipeline of projects at tender. Experience in delivering large health projects or institutional builds is essential. This is a full-time position offering a fantastic opportunity for career development and exposure to diverse projects within a dynamic and collaborative work environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage on-site construction activities, ensuring adherence to project timelines, budget, and quality standards.
  • Collaborate with project teams, subcontractors, and stakeholders to ensure effective communication and project coordination.
  • Oversee the planning and execution of construction activities, ensuring compliance with safety regulations and quality control standards.
  • Mentor more junior staff members.
  • Provide leadership and guidance to site teams, fostering a positive and collaborative work environment.
  • Actively contribute to project tender processes, providing insights and expertise to support the successful acquisition of new projects.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Proven experience as a Senior Site Manager within the commercial construction sector.
  • Strong understanding of construction processes, site management, and quality control.
  • Demonstrated experience in successfully managing projects valued between $50 million and $300 million.
  • Essential experience in delivering large health projects or institutional builds.
  • Proven experience and understanding of the local market.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build strong relationships with project teams and stakeholders.
  • Relevant qualifications in construction management or a related field.


  • Highly competitive salary package commensurate with experience.
  • Opportunity for career advancement within a growing national company.
  • Exposure to diverse and high-profile projects.
  • Collaborative and supportive team culture.
  • Support from an experienced upper management team.
  • Scope for personal and professional growth within the business.

In the past 5 years we have been extremely humbled to have placed over 13,000 people into meaningful employment. This equates to 21 lives enhanced every day!

Josh McDowell | | 03 8256 2200

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