Project Manager (005200) & (005201)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jun 4, 2021
Engineering Part Time - Continuing, Full Time - Continuing, Flexible

Job Description:

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  • Ensure that programs/projects are project managed in accordance with Tasmanian Government Project Management Guidelines and State Roads governance arrangements, processes and procedures with responsibility for:
    • Planning and scoping
    • Stakeholder engagement
    • Risk management
    • Issues management
    • Resource management (including financial resources)
    • Quality management
    • Status reporting
    • Project review and evaluation
    • Project closure
  • Deliver assigned Capital Works projects/programs to meet the project sponsor’s requirements including, but not limited to, project deliverables and outputs, time, quality and budget, with the most efficient use of predominantly external resources.
  • Contribute to the development of sponsor’s projects/programs by undertaking the scoping and risk based cost estimates of future and current projects.
  • Provide, to the project sponsor and the project director/team leader, regular (at least monthly) and accurate Program/Project Status Reports and briefing papers detailing matters affecting the successful delivery of programs/projects including stakeholder issues, risks, progress and milestones, cash flows and current and forecast cost.
  • Develop and maintain effective and collaborative working relationships and apply a strong customer and commercial focus to meet sponsor’s needs, to ensure that Project Services is recognised as a trusted partner in project delivery.
  • Develop and maintain strong working relationships with service providers and members of the construction industry and provide input to industry briefings, the tendering process, contract award and tenderer debriefings as required.
  • Direct and support external service providers in developing and implementing key risk management and public contact strategies to ensure effective media and community consultation, issue management and project promotion; and key stakeholder management (Council, State and Federal Agencies, other key representatives, and the media).
  • Critically review and evaluate the success of the project against its benchmarks and objectives. In doing so share, within project services branch, experiences and practices adopted which achieved success. Oversee project/program performance across the assigned portfolio to identify any systemic issues and to generate insight on trends, risks and opportunities common amongst projects/programs.

Desirable Requirements

Download the Statement of Duties and Associated Documents

(image) Statement of Duties - Project Manager 005200 005201.docx

(image) Statement of Duties - Project Manager 005200 005201.pdf

(image) Advice to applicants.DOCX

(image) Advice to applicants.pdf

For more information

Name:Vanessa KingPosition: Project Management Team LeaderEmail: [email protected]Phone: 03 6166 3424

How to apply

To apply, please provide a one - two page document outlining your experience skills, and knowledge as they relate to the statement of duties and a copy of your current resume.

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Complete the following application form and email your application to us at [email protected]

(image) Application for Employment (Form 201).DOCX

(image) Application for Employment (Form 201).pdf