Project Manager

Location: Maddington Posted Date: June 26, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 571415 Careermine Job Id: 1845072
Project Manager
Job ID: 571415
Job type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Maddington
Categories: Construction, 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

Downer's Road Services business unit is one of the largest non-government owned road services businesses in Australia. We operate from a network of over 50 depots and maintain more than 33,000 km of road. Our Business is involved in many exciting ventures within the civil road industry throughout the country.

Due to exciting new growth, we have a career development opportunity for a Project Manager looking for their next career step with an industry leader. This role, based in Maddington, will provide leadership to our spray seal operations within Western Australia. This is an opportunity to utilise your leadership skills to coach and mentor teams to drive success. You will also ensure Zero Harm, cost and quality delivery meet contract specifications.

This role will require travel to regional areas and will be critical to ensuring a healthy pipeline of work through further development of client relationships.

ABOUT YOU

Ideally, you will possess Tertiary Qualifications in Civil Engineering or related disciplines together with experience across spray seal, asphalt or surfacing operations.
  • Strong safety focus with demonstrated evidence of actively promoting and sustaining a Zero harm environment
  • Tertiary qualifications in Civil Engineering or a related Civil Roads discipline.
  • Demonstrated senior experience in the delivery of spray seal, asphalt or civil construction projects in a similar role
  • Substantial exposure to resource planning and business/project management
  • Financial literacy and business acumen with demonstrated capability in contract management and the preparation of project budgets
  • You will be an active team leader in supporting the preparation of tenders and the negotiations of contracts
  • Able to respond quickly to change and adopt a flexible innovative approach to problems and opportunities
  • Built a reputation on trust by delivering on promises with excellence while focusing on safety, value for money and efficiency
  • A natural relationship builder who collaborates to build and sustain enduring relationships based on trust and integrity
  • A thought leader who has the courage to challenge the status quo
  • Proficient in applications including Microsoft Office suite, Microsoft Project or Primavera


WHAT WE OFFER

  • 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 opportunity for working with an ASX listed company

To apply, please click on "Apply" below and submit your resume. We do not accept applications via email but for more information, please email Helen.kruimel@downergroup.com or phone on 0409 072 562

Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to the closing date - applications may also close before this date.

"Notwithstanding the location of this position, all qualified Australian citizens and permanent residents from all locations are encouraged to apply".

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.