surveillance officer in Western Sydney

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western sydney, new south wales
government & defence
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daniel flatley, randstad
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job description

About the Role

The Surveillance Officer will manage activities carried out on site whilst maintaining detailed site records of work performed. This role is based in Western Sydney working on a major infrastructure project for state government.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Manage routne surveillance activities across a broad range of projects and maintain detailed records of work performed and construction activities
  • Conduct safety and environmental management and risk assessments and safe work method statement reviews to ensure that work is completed in a safe and environmentally acceptable manner
  • Participate in the assessment of contract documentation such as: Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS); Environmental Management Plans (EMP); Environmental Work Method Statements; Traffic Management Plans (TMP); Traffic Contol Plans (TCP) and other planning documentation to ensure that contract documentation is accurate and robust
  • Assess and report on the implementation of plans on site and on contractor performance
  • Assist the Project/Contract Manager in ensuring the consistent application of surveillance across the region by planning programs of surveillance of quality, WHS, traffic management and environmental management and monitoring progress of works
  • Coordinate the site activity of contractors and public authorities
  • Assist Project/Contract Managers in planning programs of surveillance, including the identifiaction and review of non-conformance issues


  • Demonstrated experience in Contract Administration of road and/or bridge works, including demonstrated knowledge of the safety and environmental issues
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience with road, bridge and/or construction and maintenance works such as piling, concrete work, precasting, prestressing, pavements, etc.
  • Experience in planning and implementing surveillance of quality, WHS, traffic management and environmental managment and in monitoring and assessing compliance against standards, policy and practices
  • Demonstrated experience in the interpretation of contract documents, drawings, plans and specifications
  • Well-developed oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment and contribute to joint outcomes

To apply for this role, click the 'Apply Now' button. Alternatively, you can send your updated CV to or call 02 9233 9902 to discuss the role in further detail.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Site management, surveillance, assessments, construction, SWMS, EMP, TMP, TCP


Tertiary qualifications in a related discipline

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma