Scaffold Supervisor

Job Description

KAEFER Integrated Services Pty Ltd is the Australian subsidiary of the KAEFER Group, a company renowned worldwide for excellence in the fields of asset integrity solutions and industrial services, with an annual turnover of around €1.7 billion and around 30,000 employees worldwide.

We specialise in the supply of asset integrity and industrial services solutions to the Oil, LNG, Mining and Power Industries and pride ourselves on our effective delivery of quality products and our exceptional service to clientele. We are also committed to the continuous development and training of our personnel to maintain a safe and rewarding work environment.

Kaefer Industrial Services have an exciting opportunity for a Supervisor - Scaffold to join our team. This is an exciting time join our passionate team and work in a close knit and supportive team!

Our growth continues in the Gladstone region, extending our largest scaffold and access contract long into the future. The contract extension allows us to partner with our key client and provide scaffold services across the site.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Scaffold Supervisor to join our team in the Gladstone region, based on site Monday to Friday.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for overseeing and managing all scaffolding operations.
  • Work in conjunction with the Construction Manager and the project management team to coordinate scaffolding operations amongst Supervision teams.
  • Ensure adherence to all work procedures that are consistent with the project execution strategy.
  • Confer with supervision teams, technical engineering, inspectors and procurement to ensure appropriate stock levels in equipment and materials and resolve any problems affecting productivity and schedules.
  • Effectively monitor and control general labour productivity.
  • Liaise with Human Resources to coordinate manning schedules, rosters, and evaluating training and development initiatives to improve project performance amongst the scaffolding team.
  • Liaise with the supervision teams and Human Resources to resolve complaints and grievances within the workforce.
  • Ensure project personnel adhere to legislation and industry standards in health safety and environment; quality; employee relations; commercial and finance.
  • Ensure compliance with ethical practices and company policies and procedures.
  • Ensure that client works are completed to the required quality, safety and environmental standards.
  • Report any non-conformances, near misses and incidents in relation to safety, health, environment and quality immediately to project management as required.
  • Participate in the investigation process for all incidents which fall within the allocated work crew, striving for determination of root cause and the identification of corrective actions.
  • Attend regular meetings with project management staff and crew to ensure effective project planning, performance, communication of progress and management of positive relationships.
  • Utilise clear communication channels to ensure that a full understanding of the work scope is achieved amongst project supervision and crew.

About You

  • At least five (5) years’ experience in a similar Supervision role
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver high standards of HSE performance
  •  Demonstrated ability to provide direction and mentoring to team members
  •  Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  •  Able to work under pressure, multi-task, together with the capacity to plan and prioritise workloads to meet deadlines
  •  Problem solver and solution focused
  •  High risk work license – SI/SA
  •  Sound to intermediate level of computer skills and the ability to work with in-house programs and software

We are offering

  • Competitive Rates: Enjoy industry-leading pay that reflects your skills and experience with new employee contract conditions and weekly pay.
  • Stability: Secure a long-term contract with consistent work.
  • Work-Life Balance: Be home with your family every night.
  • Ongoing Overtime: Take advantage of regular overtime opportunities, enhancing your earnings.
  • Career Development: Benefit from training programs and opportunities for career advancement within our company.
  • Supportive Team Environment: Work alongside a dedicated team of professionals in a positive and collaborative setting.
  • Equal Opportunity Employer: We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
  • Employee Assistance Program: We provide an employee assistance program for you and your family.
  • Private Health: Discounted rates with BUPA private health.
  • Staff Discounts & Benefits: Discounted rates for you and your family to enjoy at multiple airlines, car rentals, equipment hire and salary sacrifice options.
  • Relocation Options: Relocation packages on offer for the right candidates

If you possess the above experience or are looking for a way to kick start your career in the industry, please click “APPLY” below. If you have any questions, please reach out to Fazlina/

Note email applications will not be accepted, our preferred method of application is through our system to ensure your application doesn’t get lost.

KAEFER Integrated Services is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages women and Indigenous Australians to apply.

Due to the permanent nature of this role, we can only accept applications from Australian Citizens, Permanent Residents or Open Work Visa holders with more than 12 months validity from their role start date.