Expressions of Interest - Project Manager (Technical Services)

$85,700 - $99,700 yearly
  • Nedlands City Council
  • Nedlands WA, Australia
  • 27 Aug, 2021
Full time Engineering, Architecture, and Construction

Job Description

Work Type: Permanent - Full Time
Closing Date: 30/09/2021

About the City of Nedlands

The City of Nedlands is an inner metropolitan council 7km from the Perth CBD and stretches from the banks of the beautiful Swan River to the edge of the Indian Ocean.

We are committed to providing a vibrant, safe, inclusive community that can enjoy a high standard of local services and facilities.

About the role

Working as part of a small team and reporting to the Coordinator City Projects, the Project Manager will be responsible for project managing the delivery of public infrastructure construction projects listed within the City’s Capital Works Programme.

In addition, this role will:

  • Provide guidance and technical advice on the management of public infrastructure works;
  • Monitor the design and construction of public infrastructure projects, ensuring compliance with statutory standards and engineering requirements; and
  • Engage consultants and contractors through the preparation of tender documentation.

About you

To be successful in this role, you will be Tertiary qualified in Civil Engineering, Project Management or Construction Management and/or have equivalent experience in a similar role.

You will have a thorough knowledge of civil engineering and public infrastructure principles and practices in addition to previous experience coordinating significant capital projects with values in excess of $1 million.

The successful candidate will also have:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience working in Civil Engineering or public infrastructure delivery;
  • Experience in contract administration having undertaken most tasks including progress claim certificates, defects inspections, providing instructions and site inspections;
  • Good problem-solving skills; and Highly developed computer skills including word processing,  Microsoft Office suite (Words, Excel, Project, PowerPoint)

What we offer

This position on offer is a permanent, full-time Level 5 role and offers a salary range of $85,700 to $99,700 per annum dependent on skills and experience plus superannuation.

  • Healthy workplace initiatives
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Additional Superannuation contribution (conditions apply)
  • Paid Maternity Leave
  • Training opportunities

Additional details

Please read the Position Description to ensure a full understanding of the role. Confidential enquires can be directed to Neil Brown – Coordinator City Projects on (08) 9273 3519.

How to apply

Expressions of Interest should include a current CV and covering letter identifying suitability for the role.

Suitable candidates will be contacted by a member of the HR team to discuss the opportunity further.

Job Closing Date

30 Sep, 2021