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Project Manager

Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type:
Location: Australia, Melbourne
Industry: Construction
Reference: 3093137
Contact Name: Blair
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 16, 2021

Job Description

Design and build are working on behalf of an leading architectural apartment builder to source an experienced project manager to take responsibiliyt for the delivery of a $35-$40m project. Supported by and reporting to the Construction Director your role will be to take responsiblity for all aspects of the build including the overall commercial success. 

The role:
  • Ability to schedule project managing and coordinating relevant project team members in a high production environment
  • Prepare for weekly meetings regarding project schedules, budgets and labour resources
  • Ability to control cost overruns, manage a budget and labour allocations
  • Ability to manage sub-contractor and carpentry trade performance and quality control
  • Problem solve issues with Architects, Engineers & Site Supervisors
  • Strong understanding of architectural plans, engineering, specifications & schedules
  • Strong knowledge of all codes, standards & council regs
  • Strong verbal, written and digital literacy and must adapt to using technology efficiently
  • Moderate to Strong computer skills
  • Liaising with Contract Administrator and Site Supervisors on a daily basis to work as a team
  • Ability to liaise with clients, suppliers, subcontractors and local authorities
  • Ensuring Site Supervisors are conducting SWMS, inductions, team meetings and ensuring safe job sites
  • Establishing targets for yourself, your team and the projects
  • Ensure all communications with clients, staff, contractors and supervisors are ongoing and prompt
The benefits:
  • Work on interesting, architectural high value projects  -  not your standard residential builds
  • Fun and supportive team environment
  • Work alongside a very friendly and experienced Director 
  • Be counted as a valued team member and for the right candidate be rewarded accordingly both in the short and long term
  • Must have previous Apartments Project management experience 
  • Previous exposure/experience in scheduling principles and techniques
  • Must possess strong interpersonal and communication skills where you’re able to effectively communicate with all project stakeholders
  • Be a natural mentor to junior staff and take pride in leading by example 
More detail can be provided on submission of resume.  

For any questions relating to this role or other opportunities with D&B and our clients please contact Blair Hickman on or click apply. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential.

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