Field Manager


Location: Canning Vale

Job Type: Full time


Ventia Pty Ltd

About The Role

Reporting to the Construction Manager for WA & NT, the primary responsibility of the Field Manager is to coordinate and direct a team of multi-disciplined trade-based personnel in support of project-based construction activities.

Due to Project growth, Ventia are seeking someone with a Civil background and a good understanding of Telecommunication works.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Conduct construction walk-outs, planning, scoping and activities to ensure that site works can be constructed efficiently in accordance with the construction plans and delivery schedule.
  • Lead and manage teams of subcontractors and internal workforce in construction activities of the approved site works both remote and on site.
  • Engage with and brief subcontractors on their scope of works for construction, escalating any issues to the Area Supervisor/Superintendent as needed.
  • Liaise with the Client to obtain approval and Sequence Numbers for Construction Changes.
  • Escalate and address all resource requirements and shortages with the Construction Manager.
  • Liaise with designers and logistics teams to ensure materials and equipment are readily available ahead of construction activities and escalate any critical stock deficiencies to the Construction Manager in a timely manner.
  • Comply with all warehousing processes and procedures to safeguard the accurate and timely assignment and management of stock issue and returns.

About You
To be successful in your application, you will have experience working within a Supervisory position managing teams in the Telecommunication area.

Larger hybrid solar builds and remote work programs.

You will also possess the following competencies:

  • Telecommunication (Telstra/Optus) knowledge an advantage
  • Civil Background ie: previous experience working with Directional Drills, Ploughing, Open Trenching.
  • Previous experience Supervising contractors.
  • Willingness to travel around the state (WA / NT)

What We Offer You

  • Ventia offers you a flexible, supportive, and inclusive work environment where you matter
  • We take our people’s careers seriously, helping them to learn and grow
  • There’s nothing more important to us than keeping our people and the public safe
  • We look after each other and foster our people’s wellbeing

No matter who you are, we encourage you to apply for the job that’s right for you.
We are actively increasing diversity across our business, so our workforce reflects the diverse communities in which we work. Our current focus is on employing more women at all levels of our organisation.

About Ventia
Ventia is one of Australasia’s largest dedicated infrastructure service providers, Ventia is a new and dynamic organisation with a rich history.

Our clients are the owners and operators of major infrastructure that is critical to our communities. No one else does exactly what we do in the way we do it.
Making infrastructure work for our communities is at the heart of who we are and it’s what unites and excites us.

Position Reference Number: 151491

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