Supervisor Job in South Africa

Murray & Roberts has a long and proud heritage of more than a century and is today recognised as a multinational project lifecycle group. It’s the Group’s vision, by 2025, to be a leading multinational group that applies its project lifecycle capabilities to optimise client’s fixed capital investment.

Supervisor - Optipower Wolf


The Supervisor will be responsible for overseeing all activities relating to specific site. The successful candidate will also be responsible for evaluating employees performance, ensure project goals , targets are met and also investigate work-related accidents. The supervisor must be able to manage project materials and resources as well as oversee the use of equipment and tools and be able to correctly interpret plans, and drawings. Ultimately, you should demonstrate excellent management and problem-solving skills as well as enforce compliance with safety regulations.

Job description

Key Performance Indicators:

  • The effective planning of daily tasks.
  • Exceptional organisation and coordination of labourers and equipment.
  • Daily updating and control over record keeping.
  • Enforcing compliance with safety regulations
  • Excellent management and problem-solving skills when encountering on site problems and delays.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervising Labourers and tasks
  • Planning and organising of daily tasks
  • Effectively communicating tasks to labourers
  • Coordinating of plant, tools and equipment
  • Completing and submitting of daily documentation in due time
  • Reporting of problems encountered during daily tasks
  • Keeping a strict time schedule to ensure targets are met
  • Ensuring efficiency of plant, tools and employees

Attributes : 

  • Attention to detail
  • Performance driven
  • Excellent planning skills
  • The ability to perform under pressure
  • Ability to communicate well with others
  • Good motivational skills
  • Exceptional management skills

Minimum requirements


  • Construction Regulations Certificate
  • OHS Act Certificate
  • Legal Liability Certificate
  • HIRA Certificate
  • Planned task observations Certificate

Skills & Experience:

  • At least 12 month Site Construction exposure and experience
  • Previous appointment as Supervisor with relevant certificates
  • High job demand in tight turnaround time requirement
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills
  • People management

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to Murray & Roberts to apply