Civil Project Manager – 2127

2 December 2019

Position description

Position: Civil Project Manager

Start: ASAP

Duration: Approx 10 months

Location: Sydney CBD


We are currently seeking an experienced Civil Project Manager to join our Government client’s team in Sydney CBD. This is a fantastic 10 month opportunity, as you will be working  across all project phases including initiation, design, documentation, tender and procurement, construction commissioning and finalisation.

The position will be required to manage complex capital works projects or support larger capital works and/or property projects that include roadworks, streetscapes and cycleways.


Key Accountabilities:

Manage or assist in the day to day implementation of projects including:

  • The assessment of risks and support in the preparation of mitigation plans
  • The preparation of Project Plans
  • The preparation of tender documentation
  • The administering of contracts, including evaluation of progress claims, variation claims, extension of time claims, and performance monitoring;
  • The investigation of compliance conditions with all relevant utility holders and authorities to avoid any delays to projects;
  • Inspect works in the field to ensure that the desired intentions and quality are being achieved.
  • Liaise with the utility holders, consultants and contractors
  • Prepare and issue timely documentation to enable proactive project reviews, including preparation of regular cost reports, project status updates, construction photographs and compliance reporting;
  • Apply and uphold to a high level the project management and governance process;
  • Positively contribute to a collaborative work environment offering ideas to continuously improve.
  • Deliver a high standard of customer service through consultation and sharing of information with all levels of staff across all divisions.
  • Liaise within the Division and with other Divisions to ensure that projects comply with the  policies and practices regarding design, sustainability, heritage, accessibility, detail and materials and maintenance;
  • Consult with internal and external Authorities to ensure that projects comply with statutory requirements, have the necessary approvals and conform to required standards and policies;
  • Assist in community, stakeholder and Authority liaison to ensure projects are appropriately communicated and external views and issues are addressed.
  • Commit to and operate in accordance with the operational systems, including project management, document management systems and procedures, and contribute to the ongoing evolution and improvement of the systems and processes.

Essential Requirements:

  • Relevant engineering degree qualification with project management experience.
  • Proven ability to provide project management at a mid – senior level
  • Proven experience effectively managing complex projects that have a civil focus in particular roads, streetscapes and cycleways throughout all project phases


Apply now!

Job code: 2127

Recruitment Sydney


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