Project Contract Manager Structures
Why Work With Us?
With a rich history and exciting future, Main Roads Western Australia is the WA State Government agency responsible for managing the State's highways and main roads. As an organisation, our challenge is to deliver integrated and intelligent transport systems and services to provide safer roads and better journeys for our customers.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to attracting and retaining a culturally diverse workforce and in line with our commitment to improve diversity, we strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, women, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities to apply.
About the Role
Main Roads are seeking an experienced Project/Contract Manager Structures to join our Wheatbelt Regional team based in our award winning and modern office in Northam.
The successful candidate will play a central role in the Wheatbelt region’s project development and delivery team and will be responsible for managing project/contract management services and the provision of specialist technical advice for structures projects across the Region.
As part of our project team this role will manage, develop and deliver a range of structures and other infrastructure construction and maintenance projects and contracts, including timber bridges across the region ensuring projects are delivered to approved scope, budget, time and quality.
The role will be responsible for project scoping, concept design, preparation of project plans, managing survey, investigation, detailed design, stakeholder interfaces, preparation of tender documentation and managing tendering processes. Undertaking delegated contract management duties as appointed (e.g. Superintendent's Representative), financial and other reporting duties are also key requirements of the role.
We are seeking a candidate with a proven background in structures design, construction, maintenance or refurbishment project and contract management. The ideal candidate will possess substantial experience in managing multiple projects and contracts including human and financial resources and in achieving project deadlines.
The ability to communicate at all levels and foster strong stakeholder relationships including negotiation and resolution of problems and issues are key to your success in this role.
If you possess the above skills and this position interests you - we encourage you to apply.
Find Out More
For job specific information or for a confidential discussion of this opportunity, please contact Sanjeev Gupta, Project Development Manager on (08) 9622 4752 - not to be contacted for assistance with application.
For assistance with your application or for general enquiries, please contact Recruitment Coordinator, Lisa Thomas on (08) 9323 4289 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Submitting Your Application
Applicants are requested to submit a comprehensive CV demonstrating their relevant skills and abilities within the context of the Job Role Statement and a copy of a current Western Australian motor vehicle (car) Drivers Licence or an approved equivalent.
Please also submit a statement outlining your substantial skill, knowledge and experience in the following four (4) criteria in no more than four (4) pages:
All selection criteria listed in the Job Role Statement will be tested throughout the selection process.
Please note that you will be asked to complete several questions as part of your online application – please allow plenty of time as late and/or incomplete applications will not be considered.
This position has been identified as a Category 1 high-risk role and therefore the successful applicant will be required to complete a pre-employment medical assessment prior to appointment.
Applicants may be required to complete a National Police Clearance as part of this recruitment process.
Please be advised that an Executive Search may also be undertaken as part of this recruitment action.
Applicants deemed as suitable for but not appointed to this role may also be considered for appointment to “similar vacancies” within Main Roads subject to business requirements.