Our client is one of Australia’s largest privately-owned construction companies who turn over in excess of $900M and have a combined workforce of over 400 people that deliver works within federal, state and local governments as well as private institutions and blue-chip corporates.
Work in hand includes 2 x large retail developments, several large school developments, health centres and a new hotel with several other projects in tender phase.
Due to the amount of work in hand we are actively seeking a Design Manager who is familiar with the guidelines required to work on Department of Education projects. Reporting into the Pre Construction Manager you will work on front end design feasibility, buildability and value engineering through to the construction phase where you will support the delivery teams and manage external consultants.
You'll work in a busy and vibrant office with a professional and dedicated team who work together to achieve a quality build from inception through to completion.
Why people want to join
Senior Management are very proud of the vibe that has been created in the office over the last 2 years. They aim to provide flexibility and balance to all staff whether you are office or site based and in return enjoy low turnover of staff. The company are in a very strong financial position with all projects in construction turning a profit and approx. $300M worth of work in hand for next FY
They will be offering a leading salary of $180 - $200K to attract the right person
Key Skills / Desirable Background
- Tertiary qualifications relating to construction (civil/structural or construction management)
- Experience working within a contractor ideally from a construction management background
- A strong design delivery background and experience with tier one or two builders
- Experience working on Department of Education project is essential
All communication will be private and confidential.