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Kent Recruitment

Project Manager (Construction)

Brisbane - Australia
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The Opportunity:

The Project Manager (Construction) is a key role responsible for delivering the Modularization and Construction scopes for the Ampol Future Fuels project. This is a critical role for the successful delivery of the Ampol project. The PMC will oversee the operating processes used to complete Module fabrication and delivery and Construction scope of work for the project. You will report to the Project Director and will also be the nominated Contract representative when the Project Director is not available.

The Project Manager (Construction) will be responsible for the following key elements of project execution:

  • Be prepared to attend training in specific company systems and integrate your own Project Management knowledge with these systems.
  • Develop or assist in the development of project execution plans, proposals and estimates.
  • Proactively manage project change by identifying variations and any associated ‘extension of time’ (EoT) requirements to the agreed scope and schedule while also agreeing these variations and/or EOT’s with the client.
  • Assist in the preparation of the project schedule with input and ‘buy-in’ from the Module design and fabrication team and Construction team along with the wider projects team.
  • Proactively manage project change by identifying any schedule changes with the client.
  • Maintain the project schedule by monitoring project progress, coordinating activities, and resolving problems.
  • Proactively manage the module and Construction cost performance and actively participate in maintaining the planned project margins.
  • Control project costs by reviewing and approving the relevant expenditures and administering contractor contracts.
  • Ensure the Kent business and legal policies including the Integrated Management System (Kent Management System) Processes for Project Execution are adhered to.
  • Obtain, coordinate and manage the resources and tools required to execute the Module fabrication and Construction scope.
  • Ensure the correct resources are planned for the Module fabrication and Construction scope and are available to execute the project.
  • Participate in Review of risk & opportunities register when there is significant change to the project (e.g. moving from design to construction).
  • Identify any opportunities or issues and put actions in place to promote or mitigate them. Report in a timely manner any key opportunities or issues to the Project Director
  • Co-ordinate all parties involved, including Module Fabrication and Construction teams, other business units and sub-consultants.

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