construction manager in Adelaide

tom kerwood, randstad
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adelaide, south australia
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Our client is a leading HV Infrastructure contractor who operates across multiple regions and specialises in the installation, commissioning, testing, maintenance, and repair of all High Voltage plant, equipment, and facilities including protection and control systems. With years of investment in advancing their technology and capability, this company is well-positioned to continue to grow and diversify.

As the Construction Manager reporting to the General Manager, you will hold a critical leadership role that will oversee the construction and site management functions. Specifically, you will:

  • Overall responsibility and leadership of the Construction and Project Management teams
  • Oversee the successful delivery of multiple construction projects including construction site-based activities
  • Ensure and verify that construction and project works are delivered in a manner that complies with relevant policies and procedures
  • Oversee a range of programs associated with project management such as design, budgeting, risk management, safety, site management, HR, and project timelines
  • The leadership of the Project Managers to ensure projects are delivered within budget, on time, and operating within contract compliance and health and safety standards
  • Involvement with the preparation and delivery of tender assessment and contract management
  • Manage a range of internal and external stakeholders both in Adelaide and on-site


You will be a highly motivated and driven individual with previous experience in a hands-on Construction and Project Management leadership role. Additionally, you will demonstrate a track record of delivering high-value end to end projects with proven results in a complex and challenging environment.

An extensive background in Construction and or Project Management in the fields of civil & commercial construction, electrical infrastructure, or oil & gas projects is critical to the success of this role. You will also demonstrate strong leadership experience in the delivery of high-performance results and collaboration across diverse teams and stakeholders.

Furthermore, you will also have a sound commercial acumen in the areas of budgeting, project scheduling, cost management, and reporting.

Job Offer

  • This permanent role will see you join the leadership team and have the opportunity to develop the team through a period of growth and diversification.
  • Your commitment and passion to drive innovation will be rewarded with an attractive remuneration package.
  • Operating within a dynamic and fast-paced environment, you will enjoy functioning within a role that offers the opportunity to broaden your skillset and develop your capabilities as a Construction Manager.
  • You will be exposed to a range of high profile projects across multiple industries enabling you to take the next step in your career both technically and as a leader.

To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Randstad’s Power & Energy specialist, Tom Kerwood on 08 8150 7001

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


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Vocational/Professional Qualification