Senior Project Manager, Assets and Infrastructure | Melbourne - CBD

Senior Project Manager, Assets and Infrastructure

Application Close Date: 20-Sep-2020
Melbourne - CBD
Position Type:
Fixed term - full time
$120,692 - $161,511
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About us

The Commercial Services division provides the Corrections and Justice Services group with expert financial, commercial and performance advisory services and leads engagement with other parts of the Department of Justice and Community Safety on matters including finance, infrastructure, technology and data analysis.

The Contracts and Infrastructure branch is responsible for contract management, commercial oversight and advisory services, as well as the effective management and maintenance of all Corrections and Justice Services prisons and related infrastructure. 

About the role

As the Senior Project Manager, your responsibilities will include:

  • managing and leading the delivery of minor capital works projects and asset lifecycle replacements
  • reviewing and providing expert advice and feedback on designs and drawings for capital works
  • playing a lead role in the development of the 10-year infrastructure strategy for the group's assets
  • writing business cases and feasibility/option papers for high value and/or high risk infrastructure projects, new builds, expansion and upgrade projects
  • overseeing the development of user guides, standards/frameworks and policies.

This is a fixed-term position until October 2022.

About you

As our ideal candidate, you will have:

  • significant project management experience in capital works, asset lifecycle replacement, building, construction or infrastructure
  • proven leadership and people management experience
  • expertise in preparing business cases, including feasibility/options papers for infrastructure projects
  • the ability to develop and manage complex budgets, implement effective control measures and negotiate at senior level to secure project resources.

A qualification in engineering, civil construction, architecture, project management or a related field is desirable.

How to apply

Please click the Apply button on this advertisement. Applications should include a resume and cover letter. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo pre-employment checks which may include national police checks and misconduct screening.

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