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Senior Project Leader

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About our Client

Our client is a leading global mining group that focuses on finding, mining, and processing the Earth's mineral resources. Active in the alumina sector for more than 110 year operating large-scale, high-quality bauxite mines and alumina refineries and holds the world's most modern and competitive aluminium smelters portfolio.

About the Role

WorkPac is currently seeking a Project Engineer based in Gladstone or Brisbane for an immediate start to lead an Electrical & mechanical works project for a water treatment facility.

Reporting directly to the RDA (Residue Disposal Area) Project Superintendent, you will be responsible for leading the electrical & mechanical works for a water treatment facility at the RDA. Due the complexity of the project the works have been divided in the civil and electrical & mechanical packages.

You will be working with the civil works Project Leader to assist with the management of all mechanical and electrical works from feasibility to close-out. You will be an accomplished safety leader, excellent communicator and have strong customer focus, with experience leading projects during bid phase and transitioning to execute highly desirable. Experience managing projects in a mining or tailings dam environment is desirable.

The position is Brisbane or Gladstone based. If from Brisbane frequent travel will be required to effectively manage the project.

Key Responsibilities

  • Set and maintain project budgets and schedules to meet internal and external commitments.

  • Prepare, review and issue tender documentation.

  • Create and maintain project documentation in the different phases to meet QAL requirements.

  • Engage and manage engineering service providers to ensure project objectives are met.

  • Source, procure and engage suppliers and specialized subcontractors.

  • Establish and maintain relationships with key stakeholders.

Skills and Experience:

  • Experience in managing and delivery of capital brownfield projects in the electrical area from concept to close-out.
    Electrical Engineering / Trade qualification or, relevant technical background and experience.

  • A proven track record of site management with safety, customer service and financial responsibilities.

  • Strong safety focus to be implemented from early design phases to execution and close-out.

  • Sound understanding of project controls and project reporting requirements.

  • Leadership and people management experience

  • Effective written and communications skills

Job Reference Number: BSINDJ2020106122

How to Apply:

Click on the Apply button or for more information please contact:

WorkPac Recruitment Co-ordinator: Ilse Rall on (07) 3621 2915 quoting the above reference number.

About WorkPac

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Job title: Senior Project Leader
Contract type: Temporary
Location: Mackay & Central QLD - Greater Gladstone & Central QLD, Mackay & Central QLD
Industry: Project Management Construction and Architecture
Job expiry: 2021-01-21
Reference: BSINDJ2020106122