Project Manager - Birkdale Community Land (662)

$94,344 - $100,101 yearly
  • Redland City Council
  • Redland City Council, Corner Middle and Bloomfield Streets, Cleveland QLD 4163, Australia
  • Jan 12, 2021
Contractor/Temp Executive and Management

Job Description

Maximum Term Contract - until 30 June 2021

Full Time - 36.25 hours per week

$94,344.49 to $100,101.45 Annually + up to 12% super

RCC Officers' Level 7

A Career with RCC

Redland City Council (RCC) is situated on the naturally wonderful Redlands Coast, which includes the Southern Moreton Bay Islands, mainland suburbs and rural hinterland which is located east of Brisbane. RCC offers you the chance to improve lives and shape your own career. You’ll enjoy diverse work and opportunities to grow, working in a truly special community and a region of outstanding natural beauty. In return for your passion and commitment to moving Redland City forward, we offer great benefits and the balance you need to bring the best you. Visit our careers website to find out more and meet some of our wonderful team.

The Opportunity

The Project Manager – Birkdale Community Land will be responsible for delivering the program management activities associated with the delivery of a major property asset against key site and Council objectives. Specifically, the role will focus on the successful strategic and operational planning, project management and community engagement activities associated with consultation and pre-master planning phases for the property known as the Birkdale Community Land, acquired by Council for community and environmental purposes.

Other Benefits

In addition to salary, Council may offer a range of other benefits including:

  • Access to professional and leadership development programs;
  • Mentoring and coaching opportunities to increase your industry knowledge and professional and business acumen;
  • Secondment opportunities for career development;
  • Ability to contribute to the community and make the Redlands Coast a better place to live and do business;
  • Reward and recognition programs;
  • Access to flexible working arrangement provisions and generous leave provisions such as paid parental leave and purchased leave scheme; and
  • Wellness programs, social club and employee assistance program.

About you

We are looking for someone who can hit the ground running with knowledge of the phases and systems required to deliver significant infrastructure projects, following industry accepted frameworks, such as Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) or Prince2. High level written, verbal and interpersonal skills are required to deliver presentations, draft high quality technical reports, negotiate and advocate with key internal and external stakeholders.

The successful candidate will need to obtain a holistic view of the program of works under its responsibility and ensure projects within the program are professionally project-managed and coordinated in line with defined priorities of the organisation.

Eligibility requirements

  • Mandatory Criteria
    • Current class C drivers licence
  • All final applicants for this position will be asked to consent to a police check. Please note that people with criminal records are not automatically barred from applying for this position. Each application will be considered on its merits.
  • To be eligible for employment, applicants must have the legal right to work in Australia.

To apply

Applications will only be accepted through Council’s Web Recruitment system or through OURspace for current Council employees. Hard copy and e-mailed applications will not be accepted.

To be considered, applicants must submit a:

  1. Cover letter (one page);
  2. Current resume; and
  3. Separate statement addressing selection criteria attached to your cover letter and uploaded as one document. Please read the Position Description and selection criteria-based application instructions before applying for this role.

Specific information on the position (201332) can be obtained by contacting Rod Baxter on (07) 3829 8748. Applications for this position close at 11:59 p.m. Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) on Sunday 17 January 2021.

Job Closing Date

Jan 17, 2021