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Section Manager – Launching Gantry

Advertiser: Freyssinet Australia Pty LtdMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
12 Jul 2018
Location
Sydney, CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Engineering, Civil/Structural Engineering

Section Manager – Launching Gantry

The Section Manger shall be responsible for all aspects of the operation relating to the erection of pre-cast segmental viaducts using a Launching Gantry including the post-tensioning. It shall be their responsibility to ensure that all activities undertaken comply with the all technical, quality and safety procedures as well as accepted world best practice. This is a leadership position that has accountability for establishing objectives and managing the performance of direct reports - establishing a culture of professionalism, safety and technical expertise.

The role shall include:

  • Supervising the procurement and specification of the Overhead Launching Gantry and associated temporary works.
  • Monitoring of and liaison with the Overhead Launching Gantry designer and manufacturer to ensure schedule, quality and safety requirements are met.
  • Management of the safe assembly, commissioning and operation of the Overhead Launching Gantry over approximately 31 months.
  • Management of the post-tensioning installation, stressing, grouting and span erection follow up activities.
  • Oversee section safety performance, ensuring safety risks are managed and good safety practices are consistently adopted.
  • Ensure operations and logistics are planned with enough lead time to ensure the project is set up to start on time and continues in accordance with the program.
  • Supervision of the engineers and superintendents in charge of the Launching Gantry
  • Close monitoring of the work progress and reporting to the Project Manager
  • Active participation within the Senior Site Management Team.

This is a specialist role and hence requires that the successful candidate has at least 5 years previous experience on pre-cast segmental erection with an overhead self-launching gantry and extensive post-tensioning experience.

Key Competencies: 

  • Good planning and organisation ability
  • Good communication skils
  • Demonstrable Leadership Qualities
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem Solving characteristics

The Section Manger shall be responsible for all aspects of the operation relating to the erection of pre-cast segmental viaducts using a Launching Gantry including the post-tensioning. It shall be their responsibility to ensure that all activities undertaken comply with the all technical, quality and safety procedures as well as accepted world best practice. This is a leadership position that has accountability for establishing objectives and managing the performance of direct reports - establishing a culture of professionalism, safety and technical expertise.

The role shall include:

  • Supervising the procurement and specification of the Overhead Launching Gantry and associated temporary works.
  • Monitoring of and liaison with the Overhead Launching Gantry designer and manufacturer to ensure schedule, quality and safety requirements are met.
  • Management of the safe assembly, commissioning and operation of the Overhead Launching Gantry over approximately 31 months.
  • Management of the post-tensioning installation, stressing, grouting and span erection follow up activities.
  • Oversee section safety performance, ensuring safety risks are managed and good safety practices are consistently adopted.
  • Ensure operations and logistics are planned with enough lead time to ensure the project is set up to start on time and continues in accordance with the program.
  • Supervision of the engineers and superintendents in charge of the Launching Gantry
  • Close monitoring of the work progress and reporting to the Project Manager
  • Active participation within the Senior Site Management Team.

This is a specialist role and hence requires that the successful candidate has at least 5 years previous experience on pre-cast segmental erection with an overhead self-launching gantry and extensive post-tensioning experience.

Key Competencies: 

  • Good planning and organisation ability
  • Good communication skils
  • Demonstrable Leadership Qualities
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem Solving characteristics

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