Project Manager (VPSG5)

Job posted: 14/02/2020
Applications close: 01/03/2020 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 12 months

Organisation: Department of Justice and Community Safety

Salary: $98,396 - $119,052

Occupation: Construction

Reference: VG/DJ1816A

Reference: VG/DJ1816A

Occupation: Construction

Salary Range: $98,396 - $119,052

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

At the Department of Justice and Community Safety, we’re looking for people who want to make a difference. People who take pride in their work. People who get things done. People who are committed to making Victoria a safer place.

We embrace diversity and strive to have a workforce that reflects the community we serve. We’re all about recruiting the best people, regardless of gender, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation or cultural background. If you think you can do the job and would be a good fit for our department, we’d love to hear from you.

The department is committed to the safety and wellbeing of children and recognises that children’s rights need to be respected, their views welcomed and valued, and their concerns taken seriously and acted upon.

If you require adjustments to the recruitment and selection process, or require an alternative format to any of the application material, please don't hesitate to get in touch with the contact person listed on this ad.

For more information on working with us and our recruitment process, please visit justice.vic.gov.au/careers

We’re proud of the important work we do across Victoria. Want to be part of it?

About us

The Community Safety Building Authority (CSBA) within the Department of Justice and Community Safety (DJCS) has been established to design, procure, build and upgrade the infrastructure needed to keep communities safe. CSBA has three business units - the Office of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Major Projects and Program Delivery.

The Major Project group has significant capability and expertise in this area and is currently responsible for the delivery of several major infrastructure procurement projects on behalf of portfolio clients within the department.

About the role

Reporting to the Senior Project Manager, the key responsibility of the Project Manager is to manage, under direction, the implementation of major capital works. This role will also assist with the procurement and management of allocated construction projects. Some of your main responsibilities in this role will include:

  • effectively liaising with stakeholders, consultants and contractors onsite throughout project delivery, including appropriate consultation on design functionality, facility operations and transition issues
  • managing the delivery of agreed projects to program and budget, within agreed policy, project specification and budget parameters
  • delivering civil construction projects in accordance with relevant financial legislation and department policies.

Please note this is a fixed term, full time position for 12 months. 

About you

As our ideal candidate, you will have:

  • demonstrated experience in project management and delivery preferably in infrastructure based projects
  • strong negotiation and problem solving abilities
  • superior stakeholder management skills, with the ability to create lasting relationships in order to broker shared solutions in new areas.


How to apply

Please click the Apply button on this advertisement. Applications should include a resume and covering letter. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats.

Please note: When submitting your application online, there will be questions pertaining to a number of the position's Key Selection Criteria to which you are required to respond.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo pre-employment checks which may include national police checks and misconduct screening.

Previous applicants need not apply. 


Project Manager (VPSG5)

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Full time / 12 months

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Ishbel Morrison (Mob:0415045006) | Ishbel.Morrison@justice.vic.gov.au

Project Manager (VPSG5)