Project Manager Major Projects

Camden Council Full Time Permanent 15/09/2023

Project Manager Major Projects

SALARY: $1,946.01 - 2,229.54 pw + Super + Leaseback Vehicle + CLA

Work Type: Full time term contract up to 5 years

Location: Oran Park Administration Building - 70 Central Avenue, Oran Park 2570

  • Enjoy a 35 hour working week
  • Flexibility through flex leave provisions
  • Health program including free flu vaccinations, skin checks, and health and wellbeing leave options
  • Ample free parking
  • Join an organisation committed to offering and supporting professional career development

    We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to be involved in varied recreation and building related capital projects in a growth precinct. You will use your project management experience to manage and lead design consultants and contractors to ensure delivery of infrastructure projects that meet community expectations.

    Don't miss out on being part of something great by joining an evolving, rapidly growing, adaptive and innovative organisation.

    Essential:

    • Tertiary qualifications in Project Management, Building, Architecture, Engineering or other relevant discipline
    • Demonstrated experience in effective project management of a broad range of capital works projects from inception to completion
    • Demonstrated experience in the procurement of external consultants and contractors, contract management and financial management
    • Demonstrated high level of analytical, creative thinking and problem-solving skills
    • Demonstrated ability to make decisions based on sound judgement and managing competing demands
    • Excellent written and oral communication skills, and the ability to relate well to internal and external customers
    • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Project and Outlook
    • Demonstrated ability to apply EEO, WHS and ethical practice principles and to act with probity at all times.
    Desirable:

    • Local Government experience in project management of open spaces and/or building projects.
    • Experience in a supervisory role with high level negotiation and dispute resolution skills
    • Demonstrated ability to review processes and procedures and to contribute to the improvement of project delivery
      systems
    • An understanding of political, economic and social issues, and future challenges in Local Government
    • Ability and willingness to obtaining Workcover Construction OHS Induction (White Card)
    To meet Council's WHS requirements and in accordance with Council's Covid-19 Safety Plans, this position has been identified via risk assessment to be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or provide evidence of an approved medical contraindication. If a medical contraindication certificate is provided, it will be assessed against a risk assessment and the decision of whether Council accepts the medical contraindication certificate, will be based on operational needs.

    Further Information: Peter Peeters, Team Leader Major Projects on 46455013

    Closing Date for above position: 02/10/2023

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