Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Inner Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: AU$80000 - AU$90000 per annum
Reference: BBBH16107_1501029300
Contact Name: Thomas Jeffery
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 31, 2017 08:13

Job Description


Our key client is Australia's leading height safety provider with 8 offices nationally and over 70 staff. They have patented a number of industry standard designs and systems with a strong record in safety and service. Recent projects stretch from large scale commercial office buildings through to sports stadia all across ANZ.

Recently they have undergone new developments and their BDM team have grown market share substantially, especially in Victoria. As such, an opportunity has now been created for an experienced Project manager to join their successful and vibrant team


This role is responsible for the effective planning and coordination of project design, fabrication and installation activities as required so as to ensure project is delivered on time on budget and in accordance with the project scope of work

Other duties include:

  • Management responsibilities for two staff - Project Administration, Project Suprvisor
  • Responsible for the effective planning and coordination of project design, fabrication and installation activities, as required
  • Review and finalize project labour costs with sales team
  • Review suitability and provide constructive input for final system design with internal and external stakeholders
  • Prepare complex system operations and handover manuals including but not limited finalizing of as built drawings
  • Review and execute contract documentation in accordance with company guidelines
  • To conduct formal planning meetings with key project staff prior to and as necessary during the course of all projects under the incumbents control
  • Coordinate with store person, suppliers and head office despatch as required on project materials, specialized fabrication items, priority& requirements
  • Regularly review contracting procedures with supervisors, and field staff and make changes as necessary to reduce job costs and maximise profits
  • Estimate, prepare and submit contract variation claims and submissions
  • Utilize complete project data; monitor ongoing project costs, develop in a timely manner accurate project costs to complete reports and highlight as necessary significant project cost variations
  • Closely monitor outstanding debtors and, as necessary, initiate the recovery of outstanding monies in conjunction with Administration staff
  • Determine and control current and future manpower levels and distribution requirements
  • Negotiate & allocate installation rates with sub-contract crews
  • Promote company image and maintain an acceptable level of client relationships
  • Ensure the adequate management, supervision and training of employees, apprentices, trainees and contractors in scope of control


  • c$80,000 - 90,000 p/a (negotiable for correct experience)
  • Super
  • FMCV
  • Tools of trade


  • A Project Manager from within the height safety, rope access or roofing industries would be preferable, but would also consider a technical product such as windows, cladding, HVAC
  • Sound financial and IT skills
  • Experience in managing multiple projects at one time
  • Stable career history
  • Willing to be based mainly from our clients North West Melbourne office, and travel to sites across Vic

August start

All third party applications will be forwarded on to Shane @ Denovo for review - If you are interested in this or similar roles with Australia's leading sales recruitment business - please APPLY NOW in WORD FORMAT or send your resume direct to Shane Clark -