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Capital Projects Officer

Capital Projects Officer

Job Title: Capital Projects Officer
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne
Start Date: December 2021
Reference: 0811EJ
Contact Name: Emin Jeka
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 08, 2021 15:05

Job Description

Seeking an experienced Project Officer role with local government exposure, working with a high performing and supportive team in Melbourne’s Western Suburbs.

To assist in the successful delivery of Council's Civil Capital Works Program, through high standard project management, program planning and delivery, monitoring and reporting, contract management and procurement.

You will be responsible for;
  • Coordinate, plan, manage and deliver assigned capital works projects in consultation with the relevant business units of Council.
  • Manage internal and external communication processes during the delivery of any capital works projects.
  • Supervise and report on works being undertaken by contractors to ensure capital works projects are being delivered in an effective and efficient manner.
  • Develop planning permit applications and obtain appropriate Council and other authorities’ approval as required for the delivery of capital works projects.
  • Manage and monitor budgets for all assigned capital works projects and coordinate all financial
As the ideal candidate, you will have;
  • Tertiary qualifications in project management, engineering, building or equivalent with some project management experience, or lesser formal qualification with substantial experience in project management and contract management.
  • Experience in managing civil and building contracts as they relate to Local Government.
  • Experience in project management and in the implementation of capital works projects particularly as they relate to Local Government infrastructure assets.
  • Experience in working with and contributing to multi-tasked team outcomes and work environment.
  • Good interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
  • Current Victorian Driver’s license.
If you meet the above criteria and are looking for your next contract opportunity, please apply via the appropriate link with a CV attached in Word format.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity or to discuss alternative options within the Project Management space contact Emin Jeka on or 0431 555 829.