Project Manager

Launceston based role, Exciting Project Manager opportunity, Lead a small team.

Job description

About us

At Tas Gas, we grow and evolve with the lives of our 14,000 plus customers in Tasmania and Victoria, shaping a cleaner energy future for all. We are dedicated to serving our energy customers, anticipating their needs and exceeding their expectations.

What's on offer

Based at our office in Launceston, this is an exciting opportunity for a person seeking to project manage energy initiatives from concept through to operational handover in a dynamic working environment. 

Reporting to the GM Engineering and Operations, you will be required to:

  • Lead a small team with two direct reports.
  • Design, evaluate and establish the customer value proposition and generate and recognise solutions and innovations for delivery of that value proposition in a commercially viable manner.
  • Assist with preparing business cases for initiatives.
  • Plan, coordinate and undertake risk assessments / HAZOPs and Safety Management Studies for all assigned projects and initiate and manage appropriate risk control and mitigation strategies.
  • Build strong relationships with and regularly liaise with key representatives of all project stakeholders and suppliers.
  • Manage project resources ensuring they are available and efficiently deployed to address strategic needs and maintain a sustained project service delivery to meet operational objectives.
  • Oversee feasibility studies (from pre to bankable), prepare capital and operational budgets, and project plans, and assist in the preparation of investment committee documentation.
  • Oversee the negotiations to secure connection to and services from external utilities to support the rollout of Tas Gas assets.
  • Liaise, build and maintain productive relationships with all stakeholders to the project.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in engineering or similar.
  • Manufacturing / operations or appropriate project management qualifications.
  • Extensive project lifecycle experience (10+ years) across all phases from concept to handover with a minimum of five years within a maintenance or construction environment.
  • Proven ability to initiate, identify, scope and oversee the development of innovative infrastructure solutions.
  • Proven ability with managing project budgets and schedules.
  • Proven Contract Management skills including working knowledge of AS4000 series of general conditions of contract.
  • Proven ability to manage and influence a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders while maintaining focus on the key project deliverables (safety/cost/time/quality).
  • Highly developed commercial acumen and strategic focus.
  • Expertise in identifying, scoping, and delivering growth/business initiatives and supporting relationships with suppliers and customers until successful completion of initiatives.
  • Willingness to travel intra and interstate to other TGN sites when required.
  • Current Tasmanian Driver's Licence.


Tas Gas is a rewarding, challenging and impactful place to work where we take a collaborative approach to getting things done. Here you can have a career with purpose, flexible work options as well as unique opportunities for professional development and personal growth.

How to Apply

Send your resume and cover letter via the APPLY button. To make the process seamless, applicants must provide a cover letter as well as a resume addressing the skill requirements.

Applications will close once a suitable candidate has been found.

Shortlisted applicants only will be contacted.

03/05/2021 $0 Launceston & North East 1 Engineering
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