Senior Project Manager (PSE)

Job posted: 19/07/2021
Applications close: 06/08/2021 (Midnight)
13 days remaining

13 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Major Road Projects Victoria

Salary: $168,470 - $229,121

Occupation: Construction

Reference: VG/MRPV/1548973

Reference: VG/MRPV/1548973

Occupation: Construction

Salary Range: $168,470 - $229,121

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

About MRPV

Major Road Projects Victoria (MRPV) was established to deliver a multi-billion-dollar pipeline of key road projects across Victoria, including new roads, road widenings, new bridges and major freeway upgrades. MRPV manages complex and strategically important road projects from business case development through to completion, connecting local communities and supporting Victoria's growing economy.

The Role

In this role you will actively lead a program of works and as a Senior Project Manager, you will provide professional expertise to ensure the development and delivery of complex major road infrastructure projects to time, scope, cost and quality requirements on behalf of the State. The program of works will see you partner with contractors to deliver significant infrastructure projects including road upgrades, bridge constructions and major intersection upgrades.

This is a fixed term position available for 2 years and will be based at Traralgon, Victoria.

About You

  • Demonstrated experience and significant achievement in the delivery of major civil infrastructure projects, across a broad range of delivery models (including D&C, alliance), within the scheduled timeframe, scope and budget.
  • Proven, experience in taking the lead to solve complex civil construction related challenges to ensure a project is delivered within time and cost constraints.
  • Proven experience in the identification and effective management of project risk, including development of proactive mitigation strategies.
  • Strong negotiation skills with a proven track record in effectively managing complex and highly sensitive negotiations with multiple stakeholders, often with competing priorities.
  • Proven experience in directing and influencing multi-disciplinary teams, consultants and contractors to achieve corporate goals and project objectives.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience of developing and maintaining a ‘safety first' culture.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including a demonstrated ability to build effective working relationships with a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Excellent leadership skills, with the capacity to listen, motivate and empower to deliver on project objectives.

A relevant qualification in an Engineering or Science related discipline is essential.


We're an organisation committed to providing a fulfilling, diverse and safe environment for all our people. You will be provided with:

  • Opportunity to work on exciting, landmark projects
  • Genuine work-life balance and flexible work arrangements
  • Competitive salary
  • Paid leave benefits to allow for various personal and life needs
  • Structured progression and professional development opportunities 

Please note a separate address of the Key Selection Criteria is NOT required.

MRPV believes in promoting an inclusive and diverse workplace and encourage people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies. To find out more about MRPV please visit https://roadprojects.vic.gov.au/.

Applications close: 6 August 2021

Senior Project Manager  (PSE)

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Grant Deeble | grant.deeble@roadprojects.vic.gov.au

Senior Project Manager  (PSE)