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Senior Project Manager

Senior Project Manager

Perth WA
The position of Senior Project Manager has accountability for leading multiple civil remediation projects, generally up to the value of $5 Million. We have been successful in securing mining projects for 2021, if you have mining knowledge this would be beneficial but not essential for the role. The Project Manager has responsibility for implementation of all aspects of project performance, client relations and risk management to ensure zero harm, quality, on-time delivery, customer satisfaction and profitability.

Key Deliverables

  • The development, management and review of project strategy, critical path milestones and project plans encompassing all elements of project delivery and performance.
  • Ensuring project risk factors are identified, reviewed and managed through the utilization of process, systems and expertise.
  • Setting the standard for safety culture and the consistent application of good safety practice.
  • As required, support pre-contract business development initiatives and priorities.
  • Proactively manage client and stakeholder relations, anticipate needs and seek opportunities to deploy additional services, products and value.
  • Ensure financial performance of the project through cost control and labor efficiency.
  • Proactive management of contract, claim and commercial elements of the project(s), including the management of commercial risks in accordance with the delegation of authority.
  • Delegation of responsibility and management of team and sub-contractor performance.
  • Procurement and negotiation for required project resources including: labor, materials, equipment & subcontractors;
  • Supporting innovation and technology development onsite to ensure the organization is recognized as a total solution provider;
  • Completion of monthly project reporting, financial reporting and forecasting.
  • Oversee the close out assigned projects via granting of completion, including securing of any retentions or bank guarantees and completion of the end of project reports.

Skills & Experience:

  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in the civil construction industry
  • Minimum of 5 years’ Project Management experience in the civil construction industry
  • Previous experience and sound knowledge for Australian Standards
  • Well- organized and ability to work independently to manage various projects concurrently
  • Previous experience working on Mining, Defence, Remedial or Civil projects.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills including report writing and development of proposals
  • Strong financial reporting and forecasting skills essential


  • Degree in Engineering or Construction Management


  • Results driven: applies energy and urgency to their work and is focused on moving tasks to resolution
  • Good relationship and team spirit skills – Is inclined to engage positively with people, is hands on and will willingly help the team when necessary outside of own duties.
  • Smart, willing to learn: absorbs new information, applies it and with experience is able to apply initiative to their work and develop more autonomy.
  • Planning – is able to multi-task and can change priorities when required.

Freyssinet Australia Pty Ltd is a multifaceted specialist contractor providing innovative solutions for structure remediation, post-tensioning and specialist civil engineering and a member of the Soletanche Freyssinet and Vinci Groups present in 100 countries around the world. The Freyssinet name is synonymous with post-tensioning, but we also offer diverse and significant work opportunities in the fields of bridge construction methods, bridge products, heavy lifting, structure strengthening/monitoring and renewables.