Foreman/ Leading Hand - Custom home builder - Central Melbourne

Job Title: Foreman/ Leading Hand - Custom home builder - Central Melbourne
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Salary: AU$80000 - AU$110000 per annum
Reference: BBBH19545_1552552477
Contact Name: Joe Grindle
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 14, 2019 19:34

Job Description

Foreman/Leading hand 'On the tools' - Custom Home Builder

Denovo is currently representing a highly esteemed builder with almost 60 years of experience in the Residential Construction market, to find a motivated and innovative foreman to join their team based in East Melbourne. With years of experience in producing unique plans and precise constructions strategies, our client requires a foreman who isn't afraid to speak their mind and throw their own ideas into the ring.

The client builds iconic and complex homes, having produced multiple award-winning projects across Melbourne and boasting projects across Australia, Asia and the USA. The client's mission statement is to not only create profits but to leave a positive impact on the built landscape, with the hope that their works inspire others. This is truly a sublime opportunity for a young, driven and strong-minded foreman to become part of one of the best luxury home builders in Melbourne.

As a foreman you will take on multiple complex projects and be required to work in sync with a small construction team consisting of foreman, supervisors and your site manager who will guide you through the process. This role requires a foreman who is happy to be on the tools as the split is roughly 50/50.

The client is looking to pay 90K-110K for the right person.

Successful applicants will have:

  • Experience in managing custom and medium density builds
  • Happy to be on the tools - 50/50 split
  • A proven track record of managing Town house and unique custom builds
  • Resilient attitude as projects are high-end and extremely varied
  • Experience managing and engaging local councils and neighbour disputes
  • Personable attitude that fits in with family run business
  • Carpentry trade background
  • Proven longevity in previous roles

Benefits of the Role

  • Experience within a growing high-end construction company
  • Guaranteed pipeline and ongoing scopes of work
  • Continual back office support
  • Amazing family team ethos

Responsibilities & Experience

  • Up to date knowledge of the Residential Building Industry
  • Experience in managing 4-5 multiple custom build sites concurrently
  • Builders Licence or Trade License essential
  • Understanding of all WHS
  • Managing a mixed portfolio of projects

If you are interested in applying for this role and have the relative Australian experience, then please contact Joe on 02 9126 8403 or email across a Word formatted CV to Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for this role.