Operations Manager - Road Maintenance


Location: Eastern Creek

Job Type: Full time


Downer's Road Services business, DM Roads, is one of the largest non-government owned road services businesses in Australia. We operate from a network of over 50 depots and maintain more than 33,000 km of road.

We are looking for an experienced Operations Manager to join our high performing DM Roads team in Eastern Creek. This is a permanent full-time position for a self-driven manager to work with an enthusiastic team delivering road maintenance contracts in Sydney. This position will be influential in building client relationships, driving safety and creating an inclusive team culture.

About you:

Experience across the Civil / Road Maintenance industry – either at a project manager or operations manager level, along with;

  • Qualifications in Project Management, Civil Engineering, or a related discipline
  • Substantial exposure to resource planning and business / project management
  • Astute in the preparation of project budgets and review of financial information to make sound business decisions
  • Built a reputation on trust by delivering on promises with excellence while focusing on safety, value for money and efficiency
  • A natural relationship builder who collaborates to build and sustain enduring relationships
  • Proficient computer skills

What’s on offer:

  • Suite of benefits including health and wellness initiatives
  • Inclusive work culture that embraces diversity
  • Proud to be recognised as a WORK180 Endorsed Employer for All Women. Find out the benefits we offer via this link: https://work180.com/en-au/for-women/employer/downer.
  • Continued investment & industry leading research & development into sustainable practices that contribute to the circular economy, delivering on long term urban infrastructure improvements

At Downer, our approach to diversity is what sets us apart. Our people can be their best by bringing their most authentic selves to work every day. We are dedicated to building a diverse and inclusive workplace, so if you’re excited about this role and your experience doesn’t align perfectly, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may just be the right candidate for this or other roles.

For more information, please contact – Samantha Temple, Talent & Sourcing Business Partner on E: Samantha.Temple@downergroup.com. Please note emailed applications will not be accepted.

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