Construction Manager

CPB Contractors

Location: Melbourne

Job Type: Full time


The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.
- Amelia Earhart

CPB Contractors is the CIMIC Group's construction company and a leading international construction contractor, with operations across Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea.

Combining the expertise and track record formerly delivered by Leighton Contractors and Thiess, we deliver projects spanning all key sectors of the construction industry, including roads, rail, tunnelling, defence and building.

Our Mission is to generate sustainable returns for our shareholders by delivering projects for our clients, while providing safe, rewarding and fulfilling careers for our people.

We need people who are talented, motivated and disciplined, and who have a strong work ethic that drives them to succeed.

About the Opportunity

To support our major projects in Victoria and Tasmania, we are seeking applicants from Construction Managers to be a part of the resourcing team based in Melbourne, Victoria.

As the construction manager you will monitor progress and ensure that work quality and techniques are of a high standard. You will be required to report regularly on project performance, and cost against company objectives

Additional responsibilities will also include but not be limited to:

  • Ensure correct supervisory levels, construction cost, schedule and change management
  • Ensure that stakeholders are actively engaged and that beneficial relationships between the project and the client, subcontractors, community and other external parties are developed and maintained
  • Ensure that HSE requirements and risk controls are considered in all construction planning and processes
  • Maintain a disciplined focus on margin enhancement and profitability in the delivery of the project/ business

To be successful you will ideally have the following experience and capabilities:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Building Construction
  • Diploma of Project Management
  • Proven experience gained on construction, engineering or associated projects
  • Contemporary practices in construction methodology
  • Contractual, legal, commercial, industrial relations and legislative compliance management
  • Advanced financial management including cost reduction and meeting budgets
  • Quantitative and qualitative safety, environment and quality risk assessment

If these opportunities are of interest to you, please click on the ‘Apply now’ button to register your interest and please also subscribe to ‘Job Alerts’ to be notified of upcoming opportunities with CPB Contractors.

Please note: This role is being sourced through CPB Contractors directly and we will not accept applications via external recruitment agencies.

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