First listed on: 23 April 2018

Project Manager, CSIRO Business and Infrastructure Services

  • Coordinate and manage minor works and planned maintenance
  • Administer contracts and ensure program and policy compliance
  • Hit the ground running in this 6 month term role


The position:

As a Project Manager with CSIRO Business and Infrastructure Services (CBIS), you will manage the scoping and planning of minor capital works, as well as the preparation of procurement documentation to enable the engagement of suitable, qualified contractors.  In this role, you will take responsibility for managing these projects through to completion; liaising closely with stakeholders, Property Services and trades.

Specifically you will:

  • Project manage minor works and planned maintenance associated with the facilities and equipment.
  • Maintain effective day-to-day relationships with all on-site stakeholders
  • Take business cases and scope the project; planning out works to meet the required programme and spend profile.
  • Supervise trades and administer the contracts to ensure compliance with programmes and contracts.
  • Ensure compliance with CSIRO policies and procedures.
  • Manage day-to-day resources and participate in the evaluation and planning of site alterations or developments.

Location:      Black Mountain (Canberra) Australian Capital Territory
Salary:          AU $95k to AU $103k per annum, plus up to 15.4% superannuation
Tenure:         6 month term
Job ref:         56703

As a minimum requirement, you will hold project management certification or training and proven related experience in Building, Engineering and Construction Project Management. You will also have:

  • A current Australian ‘C’ class driver’s licence and the ability to work across all sites in the Region.
  • Proven interpersonal, negotiation and communication skills, and the ability to work effectively in a team.
  • Sound knowledge and experience in the delivery of building, engineering and construction project management.
  • The ability to work under limited direction, accept responsibility and direction, and be accountable for the delivery of minor works projects.
  • Good knowledge of relevant protocols and statutory requirements associated with Government building and services codes and regulations, including HSE.

To see all the criteria required for success in this dynamic role, click on the ‘Position Details’ link below. Apply today!

Position Details

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How to apply: Please load one document containing your CV and a brief cover letter which outlines your interest in the role and your motivations for applying (Maximum 2MB). At the end of the online application process, you will also be required to respond to some screening questions. 

Applications close: Thursday 3 May, 2018 (11:59pm AEST)

We reserve the right to withdraw this ad prior to the closing date.

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