Senior Project Manager

Are you an experienced and highly skilled Civil Project Manager seeking a new opportunity to showcase your expertise? Look no further! We are currently seeking a talented and motivated individual to join our client as a Senior Project Manager.

The Company:

Our client is an established and growing company in the civil construction industry, known for delivering high-quality projects on time and within budget. With a focus on safety and excellence, they strive to exceed client expectations and provide innovative solutions to complex engineering challenges.

Position Overview:

As a Senior Project Manager, you will report to the Construction Manager and play a senior pivital role in their project team, contributing to the planning, programming, and successful delivery of a  range of civil engineering projects. Collaborating with Project Engineers, you will ensure projects are executed efficiently, safely, and within budgetary limits. Your expertise will be crucial in maintaining compliance with client requirements and legal obligations, while upholding the highest standards of quality and safety.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Implement and adhere to the Project Quality Plan and Occupational Health and Safety Plan for all on-site activities.
  • Allocate necessary resources for the implementation of the Integrated Management System and Occupational Health and Safety Plans.
  • Assist in preparing and enforcing Safe Work Method Statements for construction site activities.
  • Ensure compliance with contractual obligations, negotiate variations and credits, and manage project finances to ensure positive outcomes for the business.
  • Oversee induction and training of personnel, including sub-contractors, on-site.
  • Collaborate with the Project Engineer team to ensure availability of required resources for project completion.
  • Cost, document, approve, and invoice variations, credits, and delay costs accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Maintain and inspect plant and equipment, taking prompt action on faults and repairs.
  • Promote a strong safety culture and adherence to safety protocols.
  • Conduct research on standard specifications and construction methods for civil projects.
  • Collaborate with the project team to determine effective construction methodologies, materials, and quality assurance requirements.
  • Prepare engineering estimates and commercial documents for procurement.
  • Establish and Foster excellent and effective relationships with clients and stakeholders.

Key criteria:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent.
  • Registration/Licensure as a professional engineer may be required.
  • Valid Australian driver’s license.
  • Recent Police Record Check or willingness to complete one.
  • Minimum 5 years of Project Management experience in the civil construction industry.
  • Familiarity with construction regulations, infrastructure standards, and safety practices.
  • Strong contractual knowledge
  • Strong communication and stakeholder management skills.
  • Proficiency in written and verbal communication.
  • Excellent organisational, time management, and numerical literacy skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving and conflict resolution abilities.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, CRM, scheduling software, and project management tools.
  • Ability to work autonomously and in a team environment.

On Offer:

  • Competitive salary package.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development.
  • Collaborative and inclusive work environment.
  • Chance to work on diverse and challenging Tier 1 civil engineering projects.
  • Contributing to the success of a respected industry leader.

If you are ready to take your career to the next level and make a significant impact in the civil construction industry, we invite you to apply for the position of Senior Project Engineer within a dynamic team and be part of the company’s commitment to excellence and innovation.

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter via the links on this page.
For more information contact Adam Galloway on 0417 561 477.
We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

  • Growing Civil construction company
  • Engage your stakeholder engagement skills with Tier 1 civil projects
  • Up to $180- $200K + Fully maintained vehicle + Tools of Trade

Reference Number:



Building & Construction,Project Management

20th Jul, 2023



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