Building Supervisor – Darwin, NT

McMahon Services is an industry leader in construction, industrial and environmental services.

We employ over 1,000 people Australia-wide and undertake highly challenging and rewarding construction projects throughout Australia.

With offices across Australia, we are continuing to expand opening up many exciting opportunities available. Explore your career with McMahon Services today!

About the Role

We seek an exceptionally professional Building Supervisor to join our NT division, with a proven history of working as an efficient Building Supervisor on various construction projects. Our range of projects include building, civil, environmental / remediation projects and demolition / decommissioning projects; which consistently ensure high quality project delivery outcomes.

Success in this role, will enable you to demonstrate the following:

  • Safety Leadership, actively promoting safety initiatives and implementing risk management techniques
  • Working with the Project Team, to ensure compliance with Client and McMahon Services’ safety, quality and business processes
  • Read, Interpret and Communicate Plans Effectively
  • Effectively Manage Task sequencing and planning, focussing on efficiency
  • Communicates and consults with site management, trade specific and field personnel to a high level
  • Maximising resource usage, with the goal of efficiency
  • Ensure project is meeting program and actively seeks programme acceleration
  • Manage and schedules resources, identifying peak periods of resource usage within budget limitations
  • Ensuring compliance with contract terms and conditions for the project
  • Effective communication and builds positive relationships with clients, project team, management, suppliers and subcontractors
  • Use problem solving abilities to find innovative solutions
  • Builds a team culture within the work crew/s
  • Accepts and adheres to the quality standards dictated by the project; and has a personal goal to achieve the standards in the most time and cost-efficient methods
  • The ability to work away is required in this position

Qualification and Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience working in a similar role within Australia
  • Trade or civil background or equivalent industry experience.

To be successful in this role, you will have a sound knowledge in the use of Microsoft Project and Excel; and have strong verbal and written communication skills.

In return, McMahon Services offers;

  • A great workplace where you are valued as part of the team, actively valuing team inputs
  • Career development opportunities and training
  • A position in a highly performing team with long-term career opportunities

McMahon Services is committed to employing for the long term rather than just for project. We have family business values, whilst integrating our reputation and relationships to deliver exceptional outcomes for our clients.

How To Apply:

If you believe this opportunity matches your experience and skills and you are looking to join a progressive construction company that embraces diversity and fosters its employees for long-term career progression, please click on the link below and send us your resume and all applicable supporting documents with the position referenced in the subject of the email.


Must be able to comply with police check and drug testing/ medical requirements.

As an employer who embraces equal opportunity and diversity, we encourage female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply. 

Please note only successful applicants will be contacted.