Design Manager

Last updated an hour ago
Location:New South Wales
Job Type:Full Time

Design Manager - Laing O'Rourke - Adelaide

About Laing O'Rourke

Laing O'Rourke is a $6 billion international operation with 50 years of involvement in Australian construction and infrastructure including more than a decade under the Laing O'Rourke banner. The business is currently delivering some of Australia's most exciting projects across the building, transport, defence, airports, mining, civil and social infrastructure sectors. Laing O'Rourke is committed to becoming the recognised leader for innovation and excellence in the construction industry and has twice been named as one of Australia's Top 10 most innovative businesses by BRW Magazine.

About the role

Laing O'Rourke is recruiting for a Design Manager to assist in the tendering and delivery of major building projects based in Adelaide. Leading our people on all design management aspects to deliver value for our clients and the business.

Key responsibilities

You will lead design management activities in consultation with all project stakeholders to ensure that standards of technical compliance, quality, cost, safety, sustainability and environmental performance are observed and that time schedules are met. As the Design Manager on the project you will be accountable to ensure that all of Laing O’Rourkes’s design and engineering obligations are met in accordance with the project requirements.

You will have

A relevant engineering degree in a building/infrastructure subject combined with significant experience in successfully managing design on major projects.

Culture

At Laing O'Rourke we work hard to create an environment that brings out the very best in our people. We believe in building careers amid a safe, connected and innovative culture – not just creating jobs.

We want to equip all our people with the skills they need to be part of a dynamic Engineering Enterprise.

We have our own specialised learning and development programs, providing access to industry-leading learning tools to help every employee acquire the core competencies and skills needed to excel in this fast-changing environment.

We have committed to a number of policies and programs to improve our gender composition, including our industry-leading paid parental leave policy, where the primary carer is entitled to 26 weeks of paid leave, 18 of which are at full pay and eight weeks at half pay.

Laing O'Rourke is committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.