My client is a leading player in the infrastructure development sector, dedicated to delivering high-impact projects that shape the future. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, they are currently seeking a dynamic and experienced professional to join the team as Deputy Construction Manager for a major infrastructure project based in New South Wales.


  • Minimum 8 years of hands-on experience in tunnelling and underground construction projects.
  • Proven track record of successful project delivery, demonstrating leadership and managerial skills.
  • In-depth knowledge of construction methodologies, safety standards, and industry best practices related to tunnelling and underground works.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Solid understanding of project management principles and the ability to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget.
  • Familiarity with relevant regulations and compliance standards in the construction industry.


  • Assist the Construction Manager in planning, organizing, and overseeing all aspects of the tunnelling and underground construction project.
  • Manage day-to-day operations, ensuring adherence to safety protocols and quality standards.
  • Collaborate with project stakeholders, including engineers, contractors, and regulatory authorities.
  • Provide technical expertise and guidance to the project team, resolving issues and challenges as they arise.
  • Monitor project progress, budget, and timelines, making adjustments as necessary to ensure successful project completion.
  • Prepare regular reports for senior management, highlighting key milestones, challenges, and solutions.
  • Mentor and develop junior staff, fostering a culture of continuous improvement and knowledge sharing.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field.
  • Professional accreditation and membership in relevant industry associations preferred.
  • Proficiency in project management software and tools.

The successful candidate will be offered an excellent salary as part of a package that includes accommodation, superannuation, relocation and immigration assistance. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a major Australian infrastructure project so if it’s of interest send a copy of your CV to Phil via and we can take your application from there.

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