Project Manager Capital Works

Kingborough Council Full Time Permanent 9/05/2019

An opportunity has opened to expand your career and take advantage of the fantastic lifestyle offered on the picturesque south east coast of Tasmania. Located an easy 15 minute drive south of the capital city Hobart, Kingborough is one of the fastest growing areas in Tasmania. With a population of over 37,000, Kingborough offers a wonderful family lifestyle, including quality educational facilities, sporting and recreational services, service clubs and shopping centres. 

The Project Manager Capital Works is responsible for the management of Council’s tendering, contract management, construction and financial management of capital works projects. The focus of the role is the development of the CBD in Kingston and Council’s major development, Kingston Park.

The successful applicant will require qualifications in civil engineering and demonstrated experience in civil and road construction engineering works. You will require experience in managing civil works contracts and be able to demonstrate a sound knowledge of contract administration. 

Further details: The position is full-time, with a salary in the range of $86,466 - $98,006 per annum plus 12.5% superannuation and a 19 day month. For more information, please contact David Reeve, Executive Manager Engineering Services on 6211 8200. 

How to apply: A copy of the position description for this vacancy and information detailing requirements for applications are available on Council's website All applications must include a document addressing the selection criteria and a current resume. 

Applications close at 4pm on Friday, 24 May 2019 and should be forwarded to the Executive Manager Organisational Development, Kingborough Council, 15 Channel Highway, Kingston 7050 or by email to