Project Manager - D&C

currently looking for a suitably qualified person to fill a three-month position as a Project Manager in design and construction, starting asap.
  • Salary: A$50-A$100 per hour
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Sydney
  • Sector: Business Support
  • Job Ref: 47301

About this role

The primary purpose of the City Design Unit is to create great places where people want to be. Our focus is on life first, then spaces, then buildings. This position will manage key projects that will accommodate growth and develop this area as a sustainable city over the next 25 years. The successful applicant will inspire others to value design excellence, place making and live-ability. They will embrace Council’s mission to collaborate and innovate to become a leading organisation.  The Project Manager will ensure the projects are completed on time and to budget whilst protecting the integrity of the design and ensuring full compliance with regulations. They will balance risk, program, cost and design integrity. Projects will have a strong focus on community engagement and communication as well as meeting legislative and governance requirements. 

Skills and Experience

  • Minimum 2 years post-graduate experience in Project Management; 
  • Demonstrated high level verbal, oral and written communication skills; 
  • Extensive demonstrated experience in  project managing  the design of  complex  capital works/building projects to improve the built environment; 
  • Adept at managing project budgets,  project plans, cost plans, work breakdown structures
  • Demonstrated capital works project management experience ranging from engaging consultants, writing project briefs, project conception through to site investigation, brief preparation, design 
  • Proven performance in the preparation and administration of tender/contract documentation; 
  • The ability to coordinate a number of complex projects at the same time

Alex Maher

Bio: Alex studied Applied Arts at The Bill Blue College of Design, renowned for its innovative education taught by designers for designers. Alex now uses his knowledge to help studios find the best support staff for roles in marketing, business development and graphics, amongst others.

+61 (0)2 9212 0230

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