Senior Operations Manager

Job title : Senior Operations Manager
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Salary : Attractive package
Contact name : Dale Young
Contact email :
Job reference : 1482285
More information about the company
We are a dynamic and rapidly expanding industrial business supplying services and solutions into the construction sector. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, we're seeking a seasoned Senior Operations Manager to oversee our operations arm, ensuring seamless project delivery and client satisfaction.

Further details about the role
  • Lead and manage the Operations division of the business, overseeing Operations Supervisors and Project Supervisors.
  • Collaborate with our expanding workforce of 200 field staff to ensure efficient project execution.
  • Work closely with the finance team to plan and mitigate financial elements of projects.
  • Ensure strict adherence to Standard Operations Procedures (SOPs) across all facets of the business.
  • Represent the company in Tier 1 client meetings, negotiating resolutions for project-related issues.
  • Report directly to the General Manager, providing regular updates on project status and operational performance.

The ideal candidate for this position will have experience in the following:
  • Proven ability to lead teams effectively, fostering a collaborative and high-performing work environment.
  • Previous experience in the construction industry, preferably within a hire/labour company.
  • Demonstrated capability in handling high-pressure situations with composure and efficiency.
  • Ultimate responsibility for the successful delivery of all projects, supported by an excellent supervisory team.
  • Adaptive mindset, capable of evolving systems and processes to meet changing business needs.
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Construction Management, or related field (preferred).
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in a senior operations management role within the construction industry.
  • Strong understanding of project management principles and methodologies.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
  • Proficiency in relevant software applications (e.g., MS Office, project management tools).
Why should you join:
  • Opportunity to play a pivotal role in a rapidly growing company.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Collaborative and inclusive work culture.
  • Room for professional growth and advancement.

To apply online, please click on the apply function. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact:
Dale Young on 0400 687 506 or