Area Manager - Perth WA

Location:Perth
Job Type:Full Time

  • Permanent Full Time Position
  • Generous salary package including 12.5% super
  • Package includes a vehicle (TOT)

As part of a global company, Holcim offers long term career paths along with a variety of training and development opportunities.

Holcim has been servicing the infrastructure, construction and mining industries for more than 110 years and employs over 3,000 staff across 300 sites.

Part of the world's largest construction materials company, LafargeHolcim, Holcim is leading supplier of concrete, aggregates and precast products.

Why join Holcim?

  • Generous salary package including vehicle (TOT) + 12.5%super
  • A permanent role in the world's largest building materials company
  • A close knit team and an inclusive culture
  • Personal and professional development opportunities

About the role:

Based out of Perth, The Area Manager is responsible for managing the safe, efficient, and cost effective operations across the Perth Metro and Avon area, with a focus on maximising the performance of people, plant, and fleet to meet Holcim Operational standards while delivering the required customer service standards and performance outcomes. You will also be required to travel to other sites under your responsibility.

Key responsibilities:

  • Maintain a safe system of work ensuring standards, guidelines, systems, measures and goals are applied.
  • Display effective leadership behaviours to ensure highly motivated teams, including remote management.
  • Achieve sales budgets
  • Coach & mentor Area Operations Managers, Account Managers, Project Managers, Production Supervisors / Officers and company Drivers.
  • Ensure Succession and Development Plans are in place for all staff in the region.
  • Liaise effectively with key stakeholders in the region to support business operations.
  • Ensure efficient resource allocation across each site (including labour, plant, and fleet) to optimize financial outcomes.
  • To provide strong leadership in the areas of health and safety, the environment, commercial performance, operations management, financial performance and operational improvement.

About You:

  • Previous management experience with-in construction related field.
  • Well-developed leadership and team building skills
  • Hands-on experience in construction, preferably concrete and/or aggregates.
  • Understanding of the importance of and ability to effectively communicate and build relationships within the relevant business and across the wider business.
  • Previous project management and delivery experience
  • Analytical and strategic thinking skills
  • Well-developed leadership and team building skills