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Senior Project Manager


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Job Summary

  • Expand your project portfolio working on rewarding and unique projects in peaceful and historic Tennant Creek

  • Enjoy free accommodation, have a vehicle provided and take a break from the city lifestyle in the iconic outback

  • Take your project management skills to new heights and differentiate yourself from your peers

AECOM Building Services are client-facing Project and Construction Management specialists, providing advice and specialist assistance across all stages of a project’s lifecycle, from pre-construction through to handover and delivery.

With a history of providing first class engineering and project management support, we have been contacted directly by the Northern Territory Government to provide 2 talented and influential Senior Project Managers with substantial building services experience to take ownership and provide delivery of their capital works program in Tennant Creek.

Tennant Creek is a friendly town on the main artery between Alice Springs and Darwin and has a proud and rich history shaped by gold mining, Aboriginal culture and is the birthplace of NT’s original cattle kings.

Tennant Creek have a range of exciting projects to deliver over the next 2 years totalling over $40million including the Tennant Creek Art Trail, the Purkiss Park redevelopment, school accommodations and hospital upgrades. You will be getting exposure to a whole range of project and management areas simply not possible in major urban areas, enhancing your CV and accelerating your career.

You will need to be full time in Tennant Creek or at least on a 4/1 rotation from either Alice Springs or Darwin. The hours per week in Tennant Creek are 37.5 and you will be provided with free self-contained accommodation and a fully expensed vehicle provided by the state government.

A suitable Senior Project Manager in AECOM Construction Services will be capable of managing Project Engineers and various internal/external stakeholders throughout construction and delivery phase on a variety of projects with an ability to manage expectations and deliver results to our client successfully.

The 2 Project Management roles available, encompass all stages of the project lifecycle, therefore enabling you to perform in all stages of construction, procurement, project delivery and utilise your strategic influencing with a variety of stakeholders; from clients to sub-contractors, internal Directors and Executives, or Project Engineers.

It is essential for a Senior Project Manager to be engaged, engaging and excited by project delivery and successful integration of varied specialist and multi-disciplinary stakeholders.

Minimum Requirements

The 2 Senior Project Manager roles will suit a proven Project Manager with a strong understanding of client-side consultancy and construction projects. Regional experience would prove highly advantageous.

The Senior Project Managers will have a natural flair for team leadership, and taking responsibility for project deliverables and successes while making a decisive impact. Some of our basic requirements are listed as follows:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or similar

  • 5+ years’ Project Management experience (or similar) in building services environments

  • Proven ability to deliver projects on time, to schedule and to client parameters including a good understanding of project management frameworks

  • Demonstrated commitment to collaborative, ethical behaviour in a client-facing environment

  • Strong commitment to safety and understanding of OH&S best practice and obligations.

  • Demonstrated experience working as part of a multidisciplinary project team on complex multimillion-dollar projects with responsibility for outcomes.

  • Experience in developing proposals, contracts and managing sub-contractor agreements in construction environments

  • Develop and maintain project programs, change schedules, scoping documents, risk assessments, management plans, budgets and issues registers.

  • Strong understanding of Contract Administration and working with clients in Infrastructure and government projects

  • Confident communicator in client-facing environments and an ability to engage successfully across broad and complex stakeholder groups

  • Strong ability to influence and confidence in negotiation

Preferred Qualifications

  • Diploma or similar in Project Management

  • Background in client-side project management consultancy strongly considered, but not essential

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 256977BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Job details
Date posted
27 Oct 2021
Project Manager
$190k ~ $214k
Job mode
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