Senior Project Manager

Schneider Electric AU & NZ

Location: Perth

Job Type: Full time


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Senior Project Manager – Medium Voltage (MV)
Power Systems
Perth, WA

  • 2022 World's Most Admired Companies, Fortune Magazine
  • 2022 LP Gender-Equality Index (GEI), Bloomberg
  • 2022 Diversity Leader, Financial Times

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Project Manager to join the Power Systems Project Delivery Team in our Perth office.

The role is responsible for the delivery of successful projects and outcomes for our customers.

The Senior Project Manager will be responsible for managing small project teams using both internal and external resources to deliver integrated Schneider solutions to clients.

Projects range from medium to large electrical distribution packages including but not limited to MV, LV, Power Solutions and Renewables.

This opportunity will allow you to work with best-in-class solutions, with a great team, where your high levels of system integration and coordination can be utilised both on-site and within existing facilities.


  • Deliver medium to large complexity MV and LV projects, and ensure successful outcomes for our customers
  • Manage integrated teams through the design, manufacturing, installation, and commissioning phases
  • Manage and coordinate local and offshore manufacturing facilities
  • Manage and maintain project R&O, financials, schedules, and quality.
  • Foster and maintain an overall high level of Customer Satisfaction, communicating project progress regularly to our customers and internal stakeholders
  • Managing stakeholders effectively and driving continuous improvement across the value chain

Ideal Candidate

  • You are a highly driven and confident professional who wants to work for a values based organisation whose solutions are leading edge.
  • You are focused, collaborative and passionate about the work that you do, and thrive in complex environments.
  • You have a strong Project Management track record, and are committed to quality outcomes with customers and stakeholders, delivering projects on time and on budget.
  • You have extensive experience delivering a portfolio of high-profile MV projects within energy distribution and management.
  • You have strong commercial sensibility with the ability to influence various stakeholders across the enterprise, coupled with strong analytical skills will be key to your success.
  • You have exceptional communication skills with an ability to think on your feet, whilst consulting and listening is also an essential requirement.
    The above guides the application criteria, but it is equally important that you are hungry to learn and willing to challenge and be challenged!
    All applicants must have unrestricted working rights in Australia at the time of application.

What’s in It for You?

  • Flexibility at Work and Global Family Leave
: Paid Leave, Carer’s Leave, COVID Support, Grandparent Leave, Community Service, Family and Domestic Violence Leave, Miscarriage Leave, Child’s first day of school
  • Safety:
We put safety first for our people and through comprehensive training, equipment, and work procedures
  • Competitive Salary Package and Benefits:
Salary Continuance Insurance, Access to our Employee Share Plan, Purchase Annual Leave, Corporate Discounts and More!
  • Inclusive Culture:
We welcome people from all walks of life and encourage applications from women, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, the LGBTQI+ community, people living with disabilities and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • Career Growth Opportunities:
We invest in our people by offering more than 50,000 first-class and innovative learning solutions to provide everyone the flexibility and career development they need to make the most of their unique work-life journey
  • Opportunity to Work on Global Projects:
We offer unique career pathways through real-world exposure to an impressive spectrum of segments, technologies, jobs and territories

What do we stand for?
We believe that great people and partners make Schneider a great company and that our commitment to Innovation, Diversity, and Sustainability ensures that Life Is On everywhere, for everyone, and at every moment.

Empowered Employees
Freedom breeds innovation. We believe that empowerment generates high performance, personal fulfillment, and fun.

Meaningful Work
Schneider’s purpose is to empower all to make the most of our energy and resources, bridging progress and sustainability for all.

Inclusive Environment
We want to be the most diverse, inclusive, and equitable company, globally.
We value differences and welcome people from all walks of life. We believe in equal opportunities for everyone, everywhere.

We’d love to hear from you!


Equal Opportunities for Everyone, Everywhere
We welcome people from all walks of life and encourage applications from women, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, the LGBTQI+ community, people living with disabilities and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

As a long-time champion of women, Schneider Electric is proud to be included in the 2022 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI) for the fifth year in a row. We will continue to make progress in areas of gender equality, equal pay, pro-women brand, and inclusive culture. Join our team and be in an inclusive environment where we believe in equal opportunities for everyone, everywhere.

About Schneider Electric
We want our employees to reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate. We welcome people as they are, creating an inclusive culture where all forms of diversity are seen as a real value for the company. We embrace a high-performance culture by being straightforward, open, passionate, effective, and challenging the status quo.

Schneider Electric is leading the Digital Transformation of Energy Management and Automation in Homes, Buildings, Data Centers, Infrastructure, and Industries.
With a global presence in over 100 countries, Schneider is the undisputable leader in Power Management – Medium Voltage, Low Voltage, and Secure Power, and in Automation Systems. We provide integrated efficiency solutions, combining energy, automation, and software.

Why us?

Schneider Electric is leading the digital transformation of energy management and automation. Our technologies enable the world to use energy in a safe, efficient and sustainable manner. We strive to promote a global economy that is both ecologically viable and highly productive.

€25.7bn global revenue

137 000+ employees in 100+ countries

45% of revenue from IoT

5% of revenue devoted for R&D

You must submit an online application to be considered for any position with us. This position will be posted until filled

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