Site Manager




1 November 2023





Hutchies is seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Site Manager to join our hard working team based in our Cairns office on a full time permanent basis.

As a key member of the Hutchies team, you'll find yourself immersed in a supportive and collaborative work environment. We pride ourselves on our down to earth culture and the close knit relationships we build internally and through our projects.

The opportunities are diverse, providing you with unparalleled exposure to different projects and learning opportunities.

We value hard work and dedication, and we're excited to have your skills in our team.

As a Site Manager, your main goal will be to effectively manage on site project delivery activities through excellent programming and coordination of subcontractors and works. 


As a Site Manager, your responsibilities will include:

  • Coordination of trades, materials, and suppliers in accordance with the plans, specifications, finishes and construction program
  • Monitoring and managing labour on site and maintain schedule 
  • Liaising with regulatory bodies, designers, and clients 
  • Management of all aspects of Work, Health and Safety 
  • Manage the activities of site staff, subcontractors, and trades suppliers 
  • Proactively facilitate consultation with all project stakeholders


To be successful in this role, you should have:

  • A proven track record in delivering projects over $10 million from start to completion
  • High quality communication skills
  • Excellent organisation and planning skills
  • The ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment
  • Takes initiative, working independently & responsibly to represent Hutchies
  • Experience in utilising site safety software such as HammerTech, Procore or similar 
  • A natural ability to drive the project forward all the while maintaining and developing relationships with client subcontractors, consultants, and clients alike
  • Understanding of building methodologies, WHS Act, Legislation and Building Code

Agency submissions won't be considered for this position.


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#The Hutchies difference

Hutchies has been building the structures in which Australians live, work, study, shop and play since 1912. From our early beginnings, we have grown into a dynamic and diverse construction company, delivering sophisticated projects across a comprehensive portfolio. 

We're not like other builders. Relationships are everything to us – whether it's with our people, our clients, or the local communities in which we live and work.

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#Exclusive benefits

As a Hutchies company member, you're not just part of a great work environment; you also be supported with training and continuous development along with access to exclusive perks. These include discounted personal travel and flights, savings on health insurance, and big discounts from top Australian retailers. Plus, we've got a calendar full of gatherings for social events, meetings, and conferences. And if you or your immediate family ever need support, our industry leading Employee Assistance Programs (EAP) are there to help.


#A fair go for all

Hutchies is all about equal opportunities and embracing diversity. Our commitment to an inclusive, people focused culture isn't just talk — it's who we are. Through initiatives like Statim Yaga and partnerships like NAWIC and UNIQ You, we're putting our values into action. So, whether you're part of our award winning Indigenous programs or advancing women in construction, you're part of a family that values long term relationships and community. We're not just building structures; we're building a workplace where everyone gets a fair go.

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