Senior Project Manager Specialist

Contract opportunity until June 2024, large-scale civil infrastructure project.

Your new position

  • Contract opportunity until June 2024

We have a newly created opportunity in our Major Projects Group for a Senior Project Manager – Specialist to join our team.

Major Projects Group is responsible for the investment planning and delivery of a billion dollar program of works over the next 5-10 years, which includes a range of high value capital projects across the bulk water supply network. 

As a Senior Project Manager – Specialist you will join our Project Development team responsible for developing a variety of projects including water treatment facilities, dams, major pipelines and associated civil, mechanical and electrical works.   This role will initial be delivery focused, assigned to the project management of a bridge pre-construction, procurement and construction activities.  As an asset owner you will work closely with our construction partner to ensure successful delivery of the project.   Ongoing, this role will work in both planning and delivery of major projects across the Seqwater network.

Duties Include:

  • Lead and manage the successful delivery of complex asset improvement projects in a way that ensures that quality, financial and output targets are met.
  • Contribute to the preparation of robust Business Cases for complex projects to be undertaken, specifically in constructability and delivery innovation.
  • Manage the engagement of external providers and internal stakeholders to obtain best value in seamless asset improvement delivery.
  • Ensure project delivery occurs in accordance with Seqwater processes and project management procedures, including project structures, controls and governance, risk management, stakeholder communications and reporting.
  • Provide expert advice and support about program and project delivery and specific project management and governance matters to other teams and groups, as requested.
  • Coach and mentor emerging project managers.

Full details available on the position description at 

About you

To be successful in this role you will be a Tertiary qualified project manager with extensive experience managing the delivery of large-scale civil infrastructure projects, including in excess of $25M.

In addition, you will demonstrate:

  • Extensive knowledge and experience in contract management, including knowledge of the requirements of various Australian Standards and General Conditions of Contract contracting, contract law, delivery and risk models related to complex infrastructure projects.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in Australian Standards and General Conditions for risk management, quality assurance, permits, approvals, environmental management and workplace health and safety management.
  • Demonstrated successful achievement in site supervision and contract management as Project Manager and/or Superintendent’s Representative on major infrastructure projects.
  • Advanced and applied knowledge of key areas of project management body of knowledge (PMBOK), demonstrated within complex, multi-year, infrastructure projects.
  • Appropriate Engineering qualifications are highly desirable.
  • Qualifications for Corporate Membership to the Institute of Engineers Australia of Australian Institute of Project Management, or ability to gain qualifications within six months of appointment.
  • Class C Driver’s Licence.

What’s great about Seqwater

We are committed to providing our people a dynamic work environment with a range of benefits including:

  • Competitive remuneration and benefits
  • Diversity of jobs and career progression opportunities
  • A team orientated work environment
  • A range of Health & Wellbeing services and initiatives for staff
  • Flexible working arrangements

A criminal history check will be undertaken prior to an offer being made for this position.

To submit your application

Applications close: 5pm Friday, 4th of September 2020

31/08/2020 $0 Brisbane 1 Mining, Resources & Energy
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