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Project Manager - Solar Power Installation Project

Job Title: Project Manager - Solar Power Installation Project
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Inner West Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: AU$800 - AU$1000 per day
Start Date: asap
Reference: 5731
Contact Name: Melissa Turkington
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 28, 2021 17:22

Job Description

The company
This government agency operates in multiple locations across NSW. They currently have a need to install Solar Power across approx 30 sites within NSW, all of which are in differing conditions.

The role
The Project Manager role will include the end to end project life cycle involving scoping of projects against facility asset conditions (some are 12 months old, others are 70 years old) to determine what is needed to deliver the solar power and prioritise the works delivery schedules to meet budget, stakeholder, sponsor requirements.

The role is able to predominantly work from home, apart from the initial onboarding, currently many employees work 2 days in the office and 3 days at home.

The role is working to a tight schedule, initially a 6 month contract however this may be extended.

  • Development of project management documentation pertaining to the scoping and procurement of Minor Works and priority portfolio refurbishment projects as indicated by the program
  • Ensuring contractors deliver contractual pre requisites prior to seeking site possession
  • Manage program, budget, scope and quality within agreed parameters
  • Monitor, report and manage the transmission of accurate and timely information of contactor progress and deliverables, across all of the projects to the Manager, Capital Works
  • Administer contracts within NSW Government contract and procurement frameworks
Essential requirements:
  • Ideally you will have a background in engineering, electrical or previous solar power installations, and have strong Project Management skills
  • Understanding of NSW Government contract and procurement frameworks
  • Knowledge of design and construction processes for building projects
  • Skills in consultant management, budgeting, job control and reporting
  • Construction cost evaluation and quoting skills
  • Be a self starter, able to work to tight deadlines

To apply for this role, please send your CV in word format by clicking on the apply button, closes 1 Feb 2021.