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Project Manager-Buildings

  • Located in Melbourne's South

  • Initial 6 month contract

  • Public sector opportunity

Project Manager job in Melbourne’s South with a Local Council. Immediate start available.

Your new company
A Local Council based in Melbourne’s South requires a Project Manager to join their team on a short term contract basis to oversee a number of projects. This council have a multitude of ongoing projects coming up to the end of financial year and need assistance in delivering these.

Your new role
You will be responsible for delivering projects from design through to construction and hand over. There are various projects including pavilions and community facilities. Your responsibilities will include:

  • prepare and assess tender documents

  • engage with consultants

  • monitor budgets

  • oversee the construction phase

  • monitor handover and liability period

  • working independently on projects

  • liaise with internal and external stakeholders

What you'll need to succeed

  • Demonstrated experience within the building industry in Capital Works as a Project Manager with relevant qualifications in Engineering, Architecture, Construction or a related field preferable.

  • Previous experience working within the public sector is an advantage.

  • Strong leadership and communication skills, as well as the ability to prioritise and organise multiple tasks simultaneously.

  • Strong motivational and leadership skills will be necessary, as well as a positive and energetic work commitment.

What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with an attractive hourly rate and a friendly work environment. You will have an opportunity to work within a results orientated team providing enthusiastic leadership and communication.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or send directly to Aine.Cleere@hays.com.au If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Date Posted
Construction, Architecture & Interior Design
Melbourne, VIC 3000
Job Type
Full Time, Temporary/Contract
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