McConnell Dowell Nadi Back Road, Fiji
Feb 18, 2020Contract
Project Manager – 4 month Fixed Term Contract | Wharf Upgrade Works Based in Nadi, Fiji We are seeking an experienced Project Manager to lead various job sites on the project, undertaking wharf upgrade works across the Pacific. The Project Manager will be responsible for day to day management of multiple islands. This will include all commercial, accounting, engineering, procurement, safety, environment, construction and QA aspects of the works. To be considered, the applicant must have the following: Degree qualification in an engineering discipline. A minimum of 10 years experience in civil construction works, with at least 2 years in Project or Construction management roles. Experience in heavy civil construction works. Experience working on large scale infrastructure projects, dealing with local authorities and government officers. Conversant with Australian design standards and practices, and the ability to manage a Design contractor to produce best for project outcomes. A proven track record on “design and construct” projects. Experience with a “Tier 1” contractor. Ability to manage on-site teams. Experience working within the Pacific Islands in construction. Ability and willingness to travel regularly, requiring long periods away from home. Conversant with all Australian quality control procedures and requirements. The candidate will need to show flexibility regarding the amount of travel and time spent away from home, as the demands of this project will require frequent travel across the Pacific, due to the location of each of the work sites. About McConnell Dowell: We are a leading engineering and construction company operating across New Zealand and the Pacific Islands. We’ve been responsible for constructing some of the largest and most challenging civil projects in these regions. The company also operates in Australia, SE Asia and the Middle East. Our expertise includes the construction of bridges, roads, tunnels, mining, infrastructure and ocean outfalls. We hire the best and brightest in our field. It’s something we’re proud of. We strive to be the industry leaders, and it shows in our work.