Operations Manager - Construction - Finesse Consulting - Perth - 11 May 2018

Full Time - Posted on May 9, 2018

Our client is a privately owned, Western Australian multidisciplinary construction, mining and maintenance company. They offer a full range of services to their clients in the mining and construction sector throughout Western Australia both directly and through their partnerships. The majority of their work is across the Civil infrastructure and roads, but they have a number of projects across other disciplines in the pipeline.

Their highly trained and experienced people bring unparalleled industry expertise and both state-of-the-art technology and management practices to their projects. Their strategy of providing a concept to completion service has enabled them to build strong relationships with their clients, whilst ensuring growth of their capabilities. Our client can undertake complex projects and quickly understand the requirements of their clients, whilst proposing efficient methods to ensure practicable solutions and on-time and on-budget deliveries.

Our client exhibits a strong project-focused culture and believes in working collaboratively with their clients and stakeholders throughout the journey of every project. Their aim is to always deliver a high-quality final product and service to realise the vision of their clients. They endeavour to provide innovative, economical and sustainable solutions which add tangible value to their client businesses.


Our client is looking to engage a strong Operations Manager who has experience driving a small to medium sized civil and mining contracting business. Should you have experience working in a General Management capacity we will also consider candidates coming from this background. 

The key deliverables for this role will cover the following pillars; 

Operational; Responsible for operational excellence across all Sites

Leadership; Driving the leadership of the business

Corporate/Compliance; policies, procedures, contracts, tenders and submissions

Financial; Management of cash flow, profit and loss, budget allocation

Business Development; Stakeholder engagement, developing relationships and forming long term business relationships with new and existing clients

Human Resources; Recruitment, Training, Development, Mentoring, Performance reviews etc

HSE; Responsibility over the workplace health and safety of the business

You will be the link between the two directors and the staff. 


Ideally you will have had 10 + years working for a small to medium sized multidisciplinary civil and mining contractor and been instrumental to their growth in the WA market. Our client is looking to grow their $10 - $15m business to a $50m business in the next 24 months.  We are looking for a self-starter, someone who can review their existing systems and improve processes & policies. We are looking for a highly motivated and performance driven individual who can drive the business.

The salary range for this position is $180k - $250k + super and the company will put performance incentives in place so you will be generously rewarded based on the growth of the business.