Project Manager

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Job Reference 1193242

Location Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Industry Power & Utilities

Function Construction

Job Type Permanent

Date Added August 25, 2023

Our client is a leading consultancy in engineering and project management across transport and utility infrastructure, they’re currently seeking an experienced Project Manager to join their team in Melbourne for a 9-month contract or full-time permanent basis.
  • Project site office based in West Melbourne
  • 9-month contract or permanent contract available
  • Full-time role
The purpose of the Project Manager position is to oversee the delivery of medium to large cross-sector services and commissioning, this project involves a large MV/HV cable installation for a utility energy project in West Melbourne. Working in partnership with our clients to deliver project services efficiently, to budget, and to high standards, this role is also responsible for;
  • Manage delivery of projects effectively and to budget
  • Provide technical support to senior leadership, and reporting on job status and project performance
  • Project level planning, financial management, and scheduling, and forecasting responsibilities
  • Identify opportunities for improvement and managing issues as appropriate
  • Enhance client relationships, working closely with the client to determine the requirements of the project, preparing services briefs, and anticipating client needs
  • Mentoring team members and subordinate staff
  •  Positively contribute to business development activities, positively represent the company across relevant industries and grow long-term relationships with clients
  • Lead by example, maintaining high standards of safety and commercial aptitude and ethical practices generally

Qualifications and Requirements
  • Relevant experience in Project Management (Energy or Construction sectors)
  • Bachelors in Engineering or similar
  • Competent in MS Project, Primavera, or similar
  • 8+ years Project Management experience
  • Ability to manage multi-disciplinary teams
  • Sound knowledge of PMBOK
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail with high level of accuracy
  • Two industry relevant Referees

Applicants must be eligible to live and work full time in Australia.
Please apply if you hold the above qualifications and experience. Due to the high volume of applications, unfortunately only successful candidates will be contacted.

If you have any questions please contact Tayla Jeromson on 0499 919 705 or by email

My client recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to promoting fairness, equity and diversity in its workplace hence we encourage applications from people with a variety of experience and backgrounds. In addition, we recognise that everyone’s personal circumstances differ and thus understand the importance of offering flexibility in the working arrangements of our personnel, to ensure that we attract and retain a diverse and dynamic workforce.

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