Head of Operations

Job Title: Head of Operations
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane, Queensland
Salary: AU$150000 - AU$200000 per annum
Start Date: 31/08/2020
Reference: JO-2005-100339_1593068636
Contact Name: Monica James
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 06, 2020 08:47

Job Description

Operating as a turnkey solution in the areas of engineering, construction and remote infrastructure this organisation has built their reputation over the course of some thirty years by providing end to end management of some of the most complex steel structures in the country. With state of the art facilities based in Brisbane they are rightly proud of their ability to control all elements of a job without having to rely on external consultants or sub contractors.

Reporting directly to an experienced CEO and leading a direct team of 5 (total team of circa 30), you will take complete ownership of driving the operational side of the business. Overseeing the business units under your ownership of Project Management, Fabrication, Rigging and Design you will take a practical approach to ensuring the utmost rigour and efficiency and that the CEO is kept is kept abreast of the operational performance. Areas of specific focus will be developing operational planning, production of reports including commentary, managing key client and internal relationships and driving the operational aspects of the group strategy. In addition you should have a strong reputation in your field and be a person with a marketing mindset alongside your technical engineering/building/drafting skills.

The successful candidate will be a driven individual with a background of consistent performance in the construction industry/steel. You thrive in a leadership role where you drive performance but relish getting hands on in operations, all the while having a high attention to detail while consistently hitting deadlines. A tertiary qualification in construction or engineering is required well regarded as would a commercial post graduate qualification. This role is an excellent opportunity to make a difference for this private company and potentially stand in for the CEO when the opportunity arises.

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a further discussion about the role please call Jon Hottot on 0488 420 003 quoting ref no. JO-2005-100339. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at