Network Projects Lead

Location:Sunshine Coast
Job Type:Full Time

About us:
At Unitywater, we operate in a diverse and inclusive environment where no two days are the same. We provide essential water supply and reliable utilities services to the Moreton Bay, Sunshine Coast and Noosa regions that account for 16% of Queensland’s population. Our customers are at the heart of everything we do, and we are proud to service our communities with smart and environmentally sustainable practices.

About the role:
You will be responsible for the delivery of the Network Project portfolios, including financial management, reporting mechanisms, development and implementation of processes, procedures and systems from conception to completion.

About you:
  • Extensive project and portfolio management experience in large capital programs of work
  • High level of commercial acumen in large construction / infrastructure projects or programs
  • Demonstrated achievement in effectively planning, organising and co-ordinating a multitude of diverse and complex tasks and projects in an environment experiencing rapid change
  • Highly developed interpersonal and written communication skills with the ability to successfully negotiate outcomes and manage contracts
  • Strong stakeholder management skills with demonstrated success in building effective working relationships and influencing for project outcomes
  • Degree in Engineering or other suitable qualification with substantial experience in the Water Supply and Sewerage industry
  • Registered as a Professional Engineer of Queensland (RPEQ) or a Certified Practising Project Manager (CPPM) or (PMP), or the skills and qualifications to achieve either status within the 1st year of engagement or suitable equivalent qualification
Working at Unitywater:
Unitywater is one of the largest employers in the region, offering continuous investment in training, diverse career paths, health and wellness benefits, flexible work arrangements and a rewarding environment. We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment that supports individuals to reach their full potential.

Proudly Unitywater:
We know that we are smarter, better, together. That’s why we are committed to working in a team that values the unique contributions of all our people. Unitywater actively encourages candidates with all abilities and diverse backgrounds to apply.

How to apply:
Applicants will need to demonstrate eligibility and right to work in Australia and successfully complete relevant pre-employment checks, including verification of criminal history, drivers licence and driving history, alcohol and other drug screening.

Applications close: Tuesday 25th February
We reserve the right to withdraw this ad prior to the closing date

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