Project Manager


Man at a building site

About this job

  • Market: Infrastructure
  • Industry: Building Facilities & HVAC
  • Area of expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Location: South Brisbane

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Closing date: Friday, February 17, 2023

About this role: Project Manager

Brunel has recently partnered with a Tier 2 commercial builder to assist in the recruitment of a Project Manager to join their close knit team.

This is a national builder with a great reputation in Fit Out and New Build, they are now entering an exciting new era in QLD, with a number of flagship projects secured for 2023

Project values will range from 10M - 30M, which will include some D&C projects.

This is a builder who has a great name for employee retention and satisfaction, having recently won a number of employer of choice awards.

It is a family centric culture, with a deep understanding of what that means to employees, there are regular team and family actives to build a collaborative team.

This is a workplace people genuinely enjoying being a part of.

Working as a Project Manager, you will take a leading role working on several projects from concept design and development stages, right through to construction and completion. The team is fast paced and vibrant, and you will need to bring energy into the role.

This position will see you working on a diverse range of roles across new build and fit out, with values from $10M to $30M

Other duties will include

  • Planning all phases of the construction lifecycle from initiation to completion.
  • Obtaining all necessary regulations and permits.
  • Makes sure projects are aligned with agreed-upon plans.
  • Managing your Site Managers and Foreman oversees their work.
  • Communicating with clients and delivers project progress reports.
  • Continuing positive relationship with subcontractors
  • Develops and adheres to the budget, timeline, and quality control plan.
  • Collaborates with architects, engineers, electricians, and other specialists.
  • HSE responsibility in partnership with HSE Advisor and Manager
  • Uses scheduling software to update schedules, track progress, and document project progression.

What you need to bring:

As this is a builder who truly values their sub contractors and those relationships who will be able to build and maintain these

The ability to manage and mentor in a collaborative and supportive manner

Excels at organization, time-management, problem-solving, and budgeting.

Bachelor’s degree in construction management, engineering, architecture, business administration, or a related degree

Safety is first and foremost for anyone entering the site as such a good understanding of Occupational Safety and Health requirement and have a proactive approach to safety

Five+ years of construction Project Management experience

Exposure to commercial projects, ideally with a value of $10M+


    On offer is a work environment that promotes a great work culture, with a great senior management team who are big on mentoring and fostering the right culture for successThe company offers multiple career progression routes, there are opportunities to progress into a Senior Pm then Construction Manager role, this will be achievable from the outset with clear goals and milestones put in place which will be followed up in a weekly mentoring session
    You will get exposure to exciting and interesting projects across Brisbane.The salary on offer is competitive and above market.

    Join truly one of the happiest builders in the country.

    Anything Else?

    Anything Else?

    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 an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

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    Any questions remaining?

    Your consultant, Laura Lewis is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use this number:

    Account manager

    Laura Lewis
    Brunel Energy Australia Brisbane