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Construction Lead

  • FIFO from Brisbane 8/6 Roster to Moranbah (or DIDO 8/6)

  • Assignment duration until June 2023

About our Client

Our Client is a multi-national mining company operating open-pit coal mines that produce high quality coal.

About the Role

We are seeking two Construction Leads to to join the Mine on a FIFO (from Brisbane) or DIDO 8/6 Roster to Moranbah. The site is located approximately 30 minute drive from Moranbah in Queensland.

The assignment duration is until June 2023.

The successful candidate will be reporting to the Construction Manager, you will oversee the contractor workforce in the delivery of a large capital project at site, ensuring the project is delivered safely to requirements.

Required Skills

  • A background in Civil and/or Construction trades or equivalent including knowledge of bulk earthworks

  • The ability to work in a QLD Coal Mine (S11, medical)

  • QLD Coal Supervisor course (S1, S2, S3)

  • A high level of written and verbal communication

  • Proficient user of MS Office software inc. Word, Outlook, Excel


  • Contribute to the construction strategy and project execution plan by identifying the optimal sequence of construction for the project

  • Participate in the development of specific construction deliverables (plans, specifications and procedures) as directed by the construction manager

  • Coordinate and review Contractor construction activities including schedule, budget, deliverables and safety performance ensuring compliance with owner standards and processes

  • Provide construction expertise as input to value improvement practices for the development of construction related deliverables, including participation in constructability activities and engineering design reviews

  • Manage an area or discipline on the construction site on a day to day basis ensuring the construction team performs their role in line with site expectations

  • Act as a âpoint of contact❠between the Implementation Contractor and the existing operating facilities to ensure minimal disruption to both Operations and construction activities

  • Coordinate execution of construction risk and quality management plans to assure effective management of the projectâs construction scope of work

  • Monitor project/program progress, so that any deviations that may impact the construction activities can be managed and the effects minimised

  • Collaborate on the process of handover between the functions that interface with the Construction process â Engineering, Projects Contracts & Procurement, Commissioning and Operations

  • Lead, coach and mentor team members to ensure delivery against performance targets

  • Integrate and apply internal lessons learned and external best practices across the project with identified opportunities for improvements in project management, increased capital efficiency and productivity

Apply Now

Click onto the apply button. For more information contact:

Fik Nezovic - Principal Consultant

Email contact:

Reference no. 6123J20211207

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and indigenous people.

Job title: Construction Lead
Contract type: Casual
Location: Australia, Mackay & Central QLD - Greater Mackay & Bowen Basin, Mackay & Central QLD
Industry: Mining - Eng. and Maintenance Mining, Oil and Gas
Job expiry: 2021-12-01
Reference: 6123J20211207


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