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Project Manager - Major Government Works

Project Manager - Major Government Works

Job Title: Project Manager - Major Government Works
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Reference: 3218528A
Contact Name: Paul Gleeson
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 19, 2021 14:46

Job Description

Public Sector People (PSP) is proudly and exclusively partnering again with City West Water (CWW) to appoint a Project Manager (Major Government Works) within the Project Delivery section as a key part of the Infrastructure and Delivery Business Group.
Reporting directly to the Team Leader Major Government Works, the role exist to providing leadership in the delivery and completion of designated infrastructure works projects to time, cost, and quality requirements.
Major accountabilities for the scope of the roles include:
  • Be a leader fostering safety for all
  • A customer first principal approach
  • Focus on quality and environmental within legislation
  • Delivery of projects working with key stakeholders
  • Capabilities in financial management of projects
  • Commissioning and handover of projects
  • Stakeholder engagement to enhance CWW’s reputation and
  • Personal leaderships
To be considered for the role, you will hold a Degree in Engineering (or equivalent) and qualifications preferably in project management, construction management or construction/commercial law. Essential experience required to be considered for the role will be:
  • Managing contractors and field personnel
  • Design and construction of infrastructure
  • Procurement, Negotiation and Management of construction contracts and relationships with delivery partners
  • Experience in managing safety on construction sites and/or maintenance workplaces
  • Experience in using project management tools
  • Financial/ budget management
  • Experience in working with regulators such as Work Safe, Environmental Protection Authority and local, state and federal government departments.
  • Demonstrated experience building and maintaining long term internal and external relationships 
Desired Experience
  • Experience in working with regulators to obtain permits for construction works.
  • Experience in public and private sectors, particularly in water related infrastructure and capital delivery of major works
  • Mentoring and coaching of technical personnel  
Furthermore, success in the role requires strong project and contract management skills and a willingness to go above and beyond in an agile and dynamic team.  Additionally, this role will require extensive level of engagement with internal and external customers and stakeholders.  Demonstrating the people attributes as outlined in CWW business strategy – agile, diverse, and trusted – will be critical to achievement in the role.
Applications close Wednesday 31st March 2021.
Public Sector People has been Retained as an exclusive recruitment partner for these roles. Any direct or indirect enquires to City West Water will be forwarded to Public Sector People for consideration.  For a Candidate Information Pack and more information, reach out to:
Paul Gleeson – or M - 0420 979 409


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