RobLawMax Recruitment

Civil Project Manager, Land Development (Construction)

RobLawMax Recruitment

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Applications Close - End of Day: 20-12-2017

$190-210kpa (Package)


Work type:

  • Established business with lucrative long term contracts
  • Outstanding leadership with track record of progressing talent
  • Long term contracts in SE Qld
  • Great atmosphere and team culture
  • $160-175kpa base + super + vehicle + TOT

An outstanding Project Manager opportunity has been created within a well-regarded mid-tier civil contracting environment in SE Qld. Reporting to a well-respected General Manager, you will oversee the delivery of various land development projects (typically 2-3 concurrent) within their client suite across South Brisbane, Ipswich, Logan and Gold Coast regions. You will join a business unit that has achieved outstanding growth over the last 3 years – primarily driven by the consistent delivery of quality project outcomes for some of the region’s most proactive developers.


You will manage a team of Engineers (project, site and QA) and a Site Manager/Superintendent, and will be responsible for achieving strong commercial outcomes on your projects. This will include:

  • Programming of works to ensure contractual obligations are met
  • Cost management, forecasting and reporting to ensure strong financial returns
  • Contract management including negotiation of claims for variations
  • Maintenance of strong client relationships
  • Completion and submission of client and internal reports
  • Mentoring and leading your engineering team to assist them achieve their progression goals

To be considered for this Project Manager position you will ideally possess:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering (or similar)
  • At least 3 years Project Management experience on land development projects within a construction contracting environment
  • Excellent programming skills with the ability to foresee potential bottle-necks
  • Strong commercial skills with the ability to negotiate in a professional manner that ensure retention of client relationships
  • Enthusiasm and a desire to continue your career progression

In return for your skills you will be rewarded with a healthy salary ($160-175kpa base) combined with the security of knowing you have continuity of work within a defined geographic location. You will be well-led by a personable and respected manager who has a long history of progressing the careers of Engineers and Project Managers who have the right attitude.

For more information please contact Will Mallard +44 79 51802809 or quoting Ref: JI62952