Project Manager, Asset Maintenance Unit

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Department: Department of Health and Human Services
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Property
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DHHS/HISR/376501
Closing Date: 25-Sep-2018
Salary Range: $82,574 - $93,689
Job Duration: Ongoing
Attachments: PD VPS4 376501 ProjectManager.pdf (PDF, 272KB)
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PD VPS4 376501 ProjectManager.doc (Word, 182KB)
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Contact: Mark Brennan
03 9096 0668

Position Details

Number of vacancies available: x 1 ongoing - full time

Office Location(s):
 50 Lonsdale St, Melbourne Vic 3000
Position Summary:

Project Managers support the management of a range of multi-disciplinary consultancy, upgrade and maintenance contracts involved in design, documentation and project delivery. The role involves project planning, delivery coordination, including procurement processes, budget and cash flow management, reporting and risk management.

Are You?

  • Competent in managing construction and consultancy contracts within scope, time frames and budget
  • An excellent communicator with the ability to lead contract negotiations and influence outcomes to meet department objectives
  • An effective time manager with the ability to ensure key timelines and tasks are met throughout the project life cycle and have experience and a proven ability to facilitate contract management tasks and processing in accordance with contractual requirements

How to Apply:

Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note:

For this role, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document. Applicants are strongly encouraged to review our Careers Page. This page provides information on the department's recruitment and safety screening processes.

Click 'Apply Now' below to submit your interest in this role.
For further information please visit the Department of Health and Human Services website:

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process.

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