Concept Development Project Manager

Do you have experience in water and sewer planning and design, and a qualification in an appropriate engineering discipline?
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Department: Coliban Water
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Engineering
Classification: See Advertisement
Work Location: North West - Bendigo
Reference: VG/2450118
Closing Date: 27-Feb-2018
Salary Range: See Advertisement
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD_Concept Development Project Manager_12022018 Adv.pdf (PDF, 694KB)
Job Specification

Contact: David Brownbill - Concept Development Manager
(03) 5434 1346

Position Details

Coliban Region Water Corporation is based in Bendigo and is one of the largest Victorian regional urban water corporations. Our service area covers 16,550 square kilometres including 49 towns and is at the southern gateway to the Murray-Darling basin – Australia's food bowl. We manage, maintain and operate over 50 reservoirs and water storage basins and provide water and waste services to both urban and rural customers.

Reporting to the Concept Development Manager, you will undertake and manage the Business Case and Detailed Design phases for creating new water or sewer infrastructure. The role will focus on designing sustainable, efficient and cost effective assets, which meet both the current and future service levels to customers and stakeholders.

This role will lead Project Teams in undertaking option analyses and developing detailed designs for the selected solution to enable the Infrastructure group to tender for works. This role undertakes end to end project management from preparing comprehensive project plans through to managing consultancies in achieving project objectives on time and to budget.

Success in this role is dependent on your ability to apply strong technical skills and knowledge as well as exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.  To be successful you will have:

  • An appropriate professional engineering qualification, with eligibility to join Institute of Engineers Australia.
  • Appropriate experience and knowledge of engineering principles relating to the planning and design of water supply and sewerage systems.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to effectively consult and negotiate with both internal and external stakeholders, as well as the ability to provide strong leadership to influence others and work collaboratively.
  • Thorough analysis, conceptual and problem solving skills to develop innovative solutions to complex issues.

The terms and conditions for this position will be as per the Coliban Water Enterprise Agreement 2015. An attractive salary package will be offered commensurate with the successful candidate's skills and experience.

To discuss this position in more detail please contact David Brownbill, Concept Development Manager on (03) 5434 1346

To apply, please submit your resume, covering letter and outline your suitability for the position by addressing the Key Selection Criteria (found in the position description). Applications close COB Tuesday 27 February 2018.

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