Major Projects Project Manager



Posted: 04/09/2019
Job Type: Contract
Location: Banksia New South Wales

Major Projects Project Manager (Temporary until December 2021).

Information regarding the position:

  • Reports to the Major Projects Director
  • Salary range $120K – $140K
  • Start asap – End date December 2021
  • Responsible for the implementation and administration of Major Projects and Capital works programs including review of building contracts, plans and specifications management
  • Responsible for engagement of contractors and consultants pertaining to the projects.

Key accountabilities Within the area of responsibility, this role is required to:

 Provide contract administration on contracts, and develop and deliver additional projects to achieve quality project outcomes and continuous improvement activities.

 Conduct site inspections, and evaluate, review and audit contractor compliance to monitor that contracts, plans, designs and specifications deliver the required outcomes.

 Provide project management advice in relation to Capital and Civil Works Program, including interpretation and advice on complex legislative and regulatory requirements.

 Review, evaluate and audit quality assurance systems to ensure contractor compliance.

 Investigate potential or actual public liability claims to prepare reports to inform decisionmaking.

 Engage and consult with stakeholders to identify their requirements and use this information to enable organisational direction, strategy and action.

 Promote the positive and collaborative culture and values of the organisation through open, fair and transparent decision-making and ethical, professional behaviour.

 Work in collaboration with and assist the team, manager and other key stakeholders to achieve business unit goals, work requests, demands and BU’s priorities.

Key challenges

 Identifying and resolving issues related to service delivery, administration, evaluation and continuous improvement of systems and processes.

 Managing multi-disciplinary projects, and balancing community expectations with Council obligations and other government and stakeholder expectations, in a politically sensitive environment.

 Delivering value for all stakeholders in an ethical, social and environmentally responsible manner.

Role Dimensions Decision Making

 Autonomous role and is fully accountable for the delivery of initiatives, programs and projects, on time, within budget, whilst maintaining high quality deliverables and outcomes.

 Accountable for implementing the decisions made by the governing body, General Manager and Directors of BU.

 Guided by BU’s strategic plans, statutory guidelines and relevant legislation.

Essential Requirements

 Degree in Project Management, Architecture, Diploma in Project Management or related qualification.

 Demonstrated experience and knowledge across a number of functional areas within relevant field, including project management, procurement and contract management and building construction or civil engineering.

 Current Driver’s Licence Class C.

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