Rail Product - Project Manager

Posted 21 August 2023
Salary$120-150,000 plus super DOE
Job type Permanent
Sectors CGC CoverInfrastructure

Job description

Due to a number of new rollingstock projects, my client are now seeking applications from Project Managers to work with them to design and manufacture new electrical, electronic and mechanical equipment.
Successful applicants will be helping with the set up of a new facility in Hervey Bay. Your ability to plan, manage and lead your own project will see you succeed in delivering a program of works as part of a terrific team. Through your ability to assimilate project and technical information, and a keen eye for detail, you will demonstrate your capabilities.
My client are a small to medium enterprise that make their mark by providing fantastic products and services to their customers. They pride themselves on their people, working to give opportunities and support to those willing to challenge themselves. They offer a very flexible workplace, where the aim is to deliver fantastic products and services rather than tick boxes. On joining their team, your high energy and ability along with your knowledge and understanding of project management will equip you to thrive in a fun environment within their professional team.
Respectful of project management process, assurance and compliance you will also possess the skills and ability to identify risks and issues, provide outstanding planning advice (scheduling, planning and budgeting), ensure quality processes are adhered to, and provide accurate and timely reports. They love collaborators and would welcome your innovative approach.
* Act as the point of contact for the project's customer.
* Be involved in developing project concepts and tender responses as required. This may include preparing proposals, budgets, providing input, developing design concepts, etc.
* Coordinate all activities relating to a project to deliver agreed deliverables within set deadlines and budgets.
* Manage the project’s contract – ensuring ART’s position is protected and maximised.
* Identify, assess, manage and report project risks and issues.
* Facilitate the handover of a project to the production team at an appropriate stage for the project.
* Lead and contribute to development of project management practices and systems across the company.
* Supervise other staff as allocated within both project and business organisation charts.
* Recognised tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline (required, a technical qualification is advantageous)
* Qualifications and/or training in Project Management (required)
* Experience in Project Management (required)
* Experience in successfully mentoring junior professional staff of various disciplines (required)
* Ability to lead others to meet targets and objectives (required)
* Experience in developing and maintaining a successful team (required)
* Experience in the rail industry, understanding it’s expectations and needs (advantageous)
* Experience in managing product development projects (advantageous)
If you would like to discuss this role in more detail, please call me on 0416 164536
Applicants must have full Australian working rights.