project manager - local council in Australia

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contact
katie oneill, randstad
job type
temporary
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job details

posted
location
australia
specialism
construction
job type
temporary
working hours
Full-Time
reference number
90M0376517_1554353480
contact
katie oneill, randstad
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job description

Exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to join a local council on a initial 6 month contract. This role will be looking after minor capital works projects and renewal programs.

The Project Manager will look after the day to day contract management of these projects and will be acting as the Council’s superintendent for the projects. They will attend the site and oversee the progress and quality of works. Assess claims for progress payments, variations, extension of times etc. Manage Council’s design consultants and ensure projects are completed on time and within budget. Maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholder. Ensure the project is compliant with legislation, in particular WHS. Write reports and other communications as desired.

To be successful, you will hold a tertiary qualification in Engineering or Construction Management. Have previous experience in construction management or contract administration. A working knowledge of the Building Code of Australia and relevant Australian standards in relation to building, construction and maintenance.

You will have excellent communication and negotiation skills. Superb report writing skills. A well developed working knowledge of NSW work, health and safety. Be able to set priorities and meet deadlines. You must also hold a current NSW Class C Drivers License.

To apply please submit your CV below. Please contact Katie O'Neill with any queries on 02 9233 9904.

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.

skills

Project Management

qualification

Ba Eng. Civil

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree