Project Manager


THE COMPANYEstablished for over 30 years, our Client is an award winning, family owned and operated Australian construction company, who focus on delivering the best for their clients through better design, more economical construction methods and advanced technology. With its industry capabilities, the company services businesses across a number of industries including those in the fields of defence, aviation, education, mining, commercial, industrial, agriculture and recreation. THE ROLEThis position is based at our Client's head office, located in the southern part of the Gold Coast. Working with a highly experienced and skilled team on exciting projects, we are seeking a hands on Project Manager, who is a dynamic professional with previous practical construction experience. Our preferred candidate will have a 'can-do' attitude and excellent communication skills to ensure the success and profitability of assigned projects, from pre-contract stage (if required) through to handover and final documentation.Short-term site travel will be required in order to oversee and manage the various projects you will be responsible for throughout Australia.Your key responsibilities will include:Participation in design, research and development of projectsProject programming and administrationInput into preparation of tenders and expressions of interest, including programming and analysisUnderstanding contracts and associated documents Preparation of subcontract packages and subcontract lettingsDeveloping and maintaining positive relationships with key stakeholders, staff and suppliersCompilation of progress claims and monthly project reportsControlling project budgets, delivering accurate cost reportsManaging and developing project teamsSKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND DESIRED ATTRIBUTESA relevant tertiary qualification or post-graduate degree in project management, engineering or similar fieldPrevious experience working in a project management role in the construction industryFamiliar with Project Management software packagesProficient with Microsoft Office suiteExperience in budget management and cost reportingUnderstanding of NCC and Australian StandardsWell developed communication techniques and interpersonal skillsExcellent attention to detailSound understanding of OHS and QA obligationsDemonstrated ability to work autonomouslyManagement of multi-disciplinary teamsProven ability to meet and exceed KPI'sOpen drivers licenceConstruction White CardTHE CULTUREOur Client places strong emphasis on providing a supportive environment for its teams and prides itself on the family values, work ethic, integrity and honesty of its staff.If you are highly self-motivated, looking for new challenges, keen to learn new construction systems and designs and are interested in joining a growing business that will provide you with a long-term career opportunity, please submit your covering letter, full resume and any supporting documents via the link below.Successful candidates will be required to undergo a full criminal record check, full medical and undertake regular drug and alcohol screening.You must be either an Australian Citizen or a holder of an Australian Permanent Residency Visa to be eligible to apply for this position Australia - QLD Gold Coast

Project Manager

  • Dynamic and Cohesive Team Environment
  • Well-Respected, Australian Owned Construction Business
  • Award Winning Company

THE COMPANY

Established for over 30 years, our Client is an award winning, family owned and operated Australian construction company, who focus on delivering the best for their clients through better design, more economical construction methods and advanced technology. 

With its industry capabilities, the company services businesses across a number of industries including those in the fields of defence, aviation, education, mining, commercial, industrial, agriculture and recreation. 

THE ROLE

This position is based at our Client's head office, located in the southern part of the Gold Coast. Working with a highly experienced and skilled team on exciting projects, we are seeking a hands on Project Manager, who is a dynamic professional with previous practical construction experience. Our preferred candidate will have a 'can-do' attitude and excellent communication skills to ensure the success and profitability of assigned projects, from pre-contract stage (if required) through to handover and final documentation.

Short-term site travel will be required in order to oversee and manage the various projects you will be responsible for throughout Australia.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Participation in design, research and development of projects
  • Project programming and administration
  • Input into preparation of tenders and expressions of interest, including programming and analysis
  • Understanding contracts and associated documents 
  • Preparation of subcontract packages and subcontract lettings
  • Developing and maintaining positive relationships with key stakeholders, staff and suppliers
  • Compilation of progress claims and monthly project reports
  • Controlling project budgets, delivering accurate cost reports
  • Managing and developing project teams

SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND DESIRED ATTRIBUTES

  • A relevant tertiary qualification or post-graduate degree in project management, engineering or similar field
  • Previous experience working in a project management role in the construction industry
  • Familiar with Project Management software packages
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite
  • Experience in budget management and cost reporting
  • Understanding of NCC and Australian Standards
  • Well developed communication techniques and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Sound understanding of OHS and QA obligations
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously
  • Management of multi-disciplinary teams
  • Proven ability to meet and exceed KPI's
  • Open drivers licence
  • Construction White Card

THE CULTURE

Our Client places strong emphasis on providing a supportive environment for its teams and prides itself on the family values, work ethic, integrity and honesty of its staff.

If you are highly self-motivated, looking for new challenges, keen to learn new construction systems and designs and are interested in joining a growing business that will provide you with a long-term career opportunity, please submit your covering letter, full resume and any supporting documents via the link below.

Successful candidates will be required to undergo a full criminal record check, full medical and undertake regular drug and alcohol screening.

You must be either an Australian Citizen or a holder of an Australian Permanent Residency Visa to be eligible to apply for this position

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link.
07 4659 7111
www.abbertons.com.au