Safety Supervisor

Bardavcol is a privately owned contractor, based in Adelaide, and specialising in the construction and project management of civil engineering infrastructure in South Australia.


Bardavcol values our people, our clients, teamwork, knowledge, innovation, honesty, and integrity.  We have a strong and proactive health and safety culture and we care for the environment and the community in which we operate.  We are proudly South Australian, with over 40 years of success in delivering high quality projects. 

Positions Vacant

We currently have a vacancy for a site based Safety Supervisor to support the delivery of construction projects.

Requirements of this role include:-

  • Coaching and mentoring workers on safe practices

  • Conducting and reviewing risk assessments

  • Challenging at-risk behaviours

  • Leading project communication and consultation processes

  • Reporting and investigating incidents

  • Conducting inspections and audits, and initiating timely corrective actions

  • Compliance monitoring

  • Preparing reports and other documents

  • Hands-on safety supervision of workers and crews engaged in high-risk work


The successful applicant will have the following attributes:-

  • Relevant tertiary WHS qualifications (minimum diploma or Cert IV)

  • Experience managing safety in the civil or construction sectors

  • Experience in leading the synthesis of Safe Work Method Statements with work crews engaged in High Risk work

  • Experience in Senior First Aid provision in a High Risk environment (Occupational First Aider preferred)

  • Ability to engage and communicate effectively with a diverse range of people, including both written and verbal communication

  • Self-motivated, with ability to work independently and within a team environment

  • A practical, hands-on, proactive approach to safety management

  • An ability to manage conflict

  • Well developed influencing and negotiation skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft applications.

  • Experience and/or qualifications in High Risk Work (Scaffolding, Rigging, Cranes/lifting, EWP's and load shifting equipment)


Remuneration and conditions commensurate with the role will be negotiated with the successful candidate.


Bardavcol values diversity, and is an equal opportunity employer.

We encourage you to learn more about Bardavcol at or by preliminary inquiry to 08 8260 5044.

Please apply in (.doc or .pdf format) to by Friday 9th July 2021

Work Type: Full Time
Location: Adelaide, SA
Categories: WHS Advisor
Applications Close: 9th July 2021