Project Manager – Defence, Healthcare, Education & Power

Develop your career towards client-side project management and work for a global leader, across a diverse portfolio of industry sectors!

  • Join a global Fortune 500 Organisation based in Melbourne CBD office
  • Client-side role in our diverse Construction Services business group
  • Modern office with excellent flexible work options

The Role

AECOM’s Construction Services business is expanding! We have an exciting new opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to be part of our Melbourne team and partner with some of our clients across a diverse range of civil construction projects.

As a client-side Project Manager with a world leader in engineering and construction services across some of the biggest civil engineering projects throughout the globe, you will be exposed to a range of projects and stakeholders across multiple industry sectors. This is an opportunity to partner with clients across Healthcare, Education, Defence, Civil Infrastructure and Power/Energy in a growth market for a global brand.

The variety offered at AECOM Construction Services will help to expand your Project Management skills and portfolio, while developing your career alongside some of the world’s best specialists in a fast-paced and flexible work environment.

To work as a successful Project Manager in AECOM’s Construction Services team you will need to have a proactive interest in client-side project management and a strong understanding of how a project management consultancy operates with clients. This can be concept-completion project management and construction management support where our clients seek advice on the delivery of varied and complex projects. Take advantage of opportunities in a successful industry sector, where AECOM have a structured plan to further build their presence over the next 2 years.

About You

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or similar
  • 2-5 years’ of project management experience in civil construction projects
  • Proven ability to deliver projects on time, to schedule and client parameters including a good understanding of civil project management frameworks
  • Prior evidence of community, council and stakeholder management and consultation
  • Broad background in civil construction projects highly beneficial; Civil Infrastructure, Power/Energy, Defence, Education, Commercial, Healthcare, Utilities
  • A proven ability to work with clients and provide improved project efficiencies across any phase of the project lifecycle
  • Confident communicator in client-facing environments and an ability to engage successfully across broad and complex stakeholder groups
  • Prior experience in preparing and executing the project plan during the opportunity and contracted project phases and following project management frameworks
  • Experience in developing proposals, contracts and managing sub-contractor agreements in civil construction environments
  • Strong ability to influence and confidence in negotiation
  • Prior use of project management tools such as MS Project or similar.

Benefits at AECOM

We will shape your career towards becoming a well-rounded client-side Project Manager, while providing a structured opportunity to work in major and complex projects throughout diverse industry sectors.

The Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) recognises AECOM as taking a sophisticated, holistic approach to supporting women and men’s participation throughout our workplace.

We provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer many benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing.

  • Flexible start and finish times, working from home, part time and job share options;
  • State of the art, modern and contemporary offices;
  • Progressive and structured career growth
  • Paid parental and partner leave;
  • Purchased additional annual leave + salary packaging;
  • Corporate Employee discounts from up to 400 retailers;
  • Wellbeing benefits e.g. Vaccinations, health insurance discounts;
  • Employee stock purchase plans;
  • Study assistance;
  • Professional and technical development opportunities.
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