Barwon Asset Solutions Project Manager

Barwon Asset Solutions Project Manager

Barwon Region Water Corporation | Geelong, VIC, 3220, AU

Posted 9 days ago

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We are looking for a Project Manager experienced in project delivery.

You’ll lead the delivery of multiple projects throughout the project life cycle, including infrastructure supporting water, sewerage, recycled water and renewable energy networks for Barwon Asset Solutions (BAS).

About you

As a project manager, you will be a creative and organisation professional, whose key responsibilities will be to safely and efficiently deliver projects and provide support to project engineers and supervisors. You will have a strong working knowledge of risk mitigation and management techniques and a background in water or similar sector.

You’ll be customer focused with a commercial mindset teamed with good communication skills.

You will be an expert stakeholder manager, coupled with interpersonal, communication and organisational skills, with an ability to influence and engage others. You blend this expertise with an innovative approach to problem solving.

Your collaborative and inclusive leadership style and strategic planning skills will enable you team to perform at a high level and see the projects delivered on time. You can apply your sound knowledge of project management to our varied infrastructure program.

To be considered for the role, you’ll have:
tertiary qualifications in engineering and/or extensive experience in similar related disciplines
demonstrated industry experience in project management and construction management, preferably within the utilities sector
considerable practical experience leading project teams to deliver on key project milestones and objectives
knowledge of construction SQE risk management
effective communication capabilities as well as problem solving ability
ability to work cross-functionally and develop strong relationships with clients and subcontractors
experience delivering water infrastructure projects is desirable.
About the role

An exciting opportunity exists to join BAS and deliver remarkable outcomes for our community and environment. Working alongside a highly motivated team on exciting and often defining projects, your passion for the region will be ever present.

A project manager at BAS manages the entire project and construction life cycle, working closely with consultants, our own field based teams, contractors, government agencies, community stakeholders and internal decision makers. Collaboration will be key in this role and you will seek subject matter experts to help bring the projects to life. You will be supported to lead these projects in line with the Barwon Water group’s Strategy 2030 vision.

BAS Projects are delivered for multiple clients across Victoria, including Barwon Water's minor capital works program, using delivery models involving our own trades people and subcontractors.

Barwon Asset Solutions is a 100% locally-based maintenance services company, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Barwon Water.

BAS provides high quality, smart, asset maintenance and project management services to Barwon Water, its customers and the community, along with other public and private organisations.

Operating 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year, BAS supports Barwon Water’s mission to provide efficient water and sewerage services in an environmentally responsible manner.

BAS and Barwon Water are proud to be building a safe, diverse and inclusive workforce and in ‘going the extra mile’ to create opportunities for people of diverse backgrounds and experiences.

We care about where we live and work, and we are always looking for like-minded people to join our team.

We value your professional growth. We embrace diversity. We value fairness and equal opportunity.

Some of our exciting opportunities and benefits include:
an award-winning health, mental health, and wellbeing program
flexible working arrangements
flexible leave and ‘purchased leave’ arrangements
Access to pro-rata long service leave, including carry-over arrangements from the Victorian public sector.
free annual flu vaccinations
24-hour employee assistance program
an industry superannuation fund
and much more.
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Our work requires more than just engineering and scientific solutions. We’re learning from the tens of thousands of years of knowledge and insight from Traditional Custodians. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this position.