Foreman (Contract)


About this role: Foreman (Contract)

Brunel is proud to collaborate with a respected Tier 3 commercial builder to bring aboard a Contract Foreman for a school project valued at 30M in Indooroopilly until the end of November. This is your chance to become part of a team that is shaping the educational landscape in QLD for 2023.
Our partner boasts an impressive track record in Fit Out and New Build. Their strong foothold in the industry is reflected in the array of projects they've secured this year, with values ranging from 10M to 30M. Notably, their commitment to staff wellbeing and retention has been recognized with numerous employer of choice awards. They foster a family-centric atmosphere, emphasizing understanding and connection among employees, and frequently host team and family activities.

  • Lead, guide, and mentor the on-site team and trade partners.
  • Work closely with the CA and Project Manager on commercial build projects.
  • Strategically manage the project program.
  • Engage with clients and stakeholders to ensure high-quality service.
  • Play a hands-on role, both with and without tools, to meet project demands.
  • Implement a solution-based approach to mitigate risks.
  • Oversee Health & Safety, quality, cost control, and budgeting.
  • Ensure the project meets its Key Performance Objectives.
  • Adhere to and ensure the team follows relevant policies, codes, and acts.
  • Manage subcontractors effectively.
  • Direct and lead site meetings and toolbox sessions.


  • Valid Site Supervisor license.
  • 4-5 years of experience in commercial builds.
  • Previous involvement in commercial projects valued from $5M upwards.
  • Trade qualification.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Proficiency in reading and interpreting plans.


  • A work environment that celebrates and promotes a positive culture.
  • Guidance from a seasoned management team keen on mentoring and cultivating the right ethos for success.
  • Clear paths for career progression, complemented by regular weekly mentoring sessions.
  • Engage with diverse and rewarding projects across Brisbane.
  • Competitive, above-market compensation.
  • A keen focus on work-life balance. Our projects are well-resourced to ensure you can enjoy life both inside and outside of work.
  • Great hourly rate

Join the Brunel Family

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Join the Brunel Family

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world.

We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.

Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 100+ offices and 45 years of successful operation.

Brunel is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

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Tim Chapman
Brunel Energy Australia Brisbane