Contract Manager - DM Roads TAS

Ulverstone, Australia
Oct 17, 2020
Oct 19, 2020
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
Contract Manager - DM Roads TAS
Job ID: 573066
Job type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Ulverstone
Categories: Engineering (All disciplines), Management, Civil Engineering

Who we are
Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.
Position summary
Based in Ulverstone, TAS

Long Term Gov Contracts

ASX listed Organisation

The DM Roads business provides a range of services in Road Network Management and strives to deliver better community experiences through smarter solutions . We assist our clients and asset owners to extract maximum value from their assets and provide road networks that meet the demand of today's ever-changing environment. We operate from a network of over 50 depots and maintain more than 33,000 km of road.

We are seeking a Contract Manager who will head up our operations in Ulverstone and be influential in building client relationships. This position will take full accountability for financial and contractual management coupled with a strong focus on safety. The role will be instrumental in securing and delivering Road Maintenance opportunities across Tasmania.

  • Degree qualified in Civil Engineering or a related discipline (preferred)
  • Substantial exposure driving projects or services, asset and resource planning and project management.
  • Significant demonstrated experience delivering road asset management, professional services and maintenance works
  • Strong financial reporting skills and the ability to analyse financial information.
  • As a natural relationship builder you will develop strong business partnerships
  • Have a thorough knowledge of the contract, scope of works and the specifications and the technical and engineering requirements on which the contract is based
  • A proactive approach to change management with the capacity to lead and inspire teams
  • The ability to think strategically whilst still managing the day to day operational needs of the business
  • Strong safety focus - actively participate in and support Downer Zero Harm initiatives and strategies
  • Experience in building complex road maintenance tender submissions

  • Highly supportive, team orientated organisation
  • A strong commitment to Zero Harm environment for all our employees and visitors
  • Competitive remuneration with on-going training and support
  • A long-term career development opportunity for working with an ASX listed company

To apply, please click on "Apply" below and submit your resume. For more information about this position contact Paul Dossis - National Recruitment Manager - 0417 076 352 or quoting reference #573066. Please note emailed applications will NOT be accepted.


Downer does not accept any unsolicited resume referrals from Recruitment Agencies. Please do not submit any resumes or associated profiles to the Downer careers portal or to any Downer employees. Downer will not pay any placement fees relating to unsolicited resume referrals.

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