Package Managers / Project Managers


About this job

  • Industry: Energy Power Plants
  • Area of expertise: Construction & Commissioning
  • Location: Brisbane

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor

About this role: Package Managers / Project Managers

Leading the global energy transition by developing a portfolio of renewable energy and green hydrogen projects, our client is developing large scale, low-cost hydropower, geothermal, solar and wind assets that will support establishment of green energy and green product industries around the world.

The announcement of the project to construct a green hydrogen and ammonia plant in Brisbane means we require 4 Project Managers responsible for the management and delivery of the project across various work packages.

Each Package manager will be responsible for one of the following work packages

  • Electrolysers
  • JV Interface
  • Civils
  • Electrical Controls

You shall proactively manage interfaces and mitigate issues ensuring seamless package integration into the overall project including working with the Engineering, Approvals, Construction and Contracts and Procurement teams.

The Package Delivery Manager will be responsible for the development of project readiness and execution planning deliverables in preparation for phase gates, FID, construction and commissioning.

Responsibilities include:

  • Contractor and vendor package management during feasibility, detailed design, execution, commissioning, and start-up phases.
  • When required, ensure the change control process is followed, and estimate the cost and schedule impact of the change
  • Collaboration with the Contracts and Procurement team to provide budget allocations for packages of work and assess potential change orders and variations.
  • Analyse monthly package cost reports, assessing the approved budgets, commitments, expenditures, forecasts, paid to date and amounts outstanding.
  • Participate in contract tender evaluations
  • Manage interfaces between Vendors, Contractors and third parties to achieve an agreeable outcome.
  • Contribute to building a frugal cost-conscious attitude throughout the project team.
  • Achieve and maintain effective communication with the project delivery team, and other internal and external stakeholders at all times.
  • Carry out additional tasks as may be required from time to time by the Project Delivery Manager.


  • 10+ years’ experience in project engineering, package management or project management, from feasibility studies through to start-up.
  • Intermediate skills in the management of specialised packages for a multi-discipline green field project.
  • Effective interpersonal and communications skills.
  • Ability to problem-solve effectively.
  • Strong analytical, literacy and numerical skills.
  • Advanced knowledge in the use of Excel software.
  • Good understanding of planning, scheduling and project controls.
  • Strong understanding of project reporting regimes and inputs to weekly and monthly reports.
  • Right to work in Australia.

Candidates must be able to bring a flexible mindset, challenge traditional thinking, and be prepared to work outside of their comfort zone.Our values drive our culture and performance through a strong focus on safety, family and determination. We celebrate and respect people’s differences and commit to providing an inclusive work environment.


If successful this role will offer you

  • Dynamic opportunity with a leading Renewables Innovator
  • Competitive Salary Package
  • Brisbane based Project

Join the Brunel Family

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Join the Brunel Family

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 100+ offices and 45 years of successful operation.
Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

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Account manager

Mark Brownsey
Brunel Energy Australia Brisbane

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