Project Manager/Construction Estimator
- Fantastic leadership opportunity for an experienced Project Manager/Estimator looking to fast-track their career
- Supportive and innovative organisation in vibrant and beautiful Berri, SA
- Attractive remuneration circa $100,000 - $110,000 plus super, company car and relocation assistance
- Career development opportunities as well as ongoing professional training
About the Organisation
JMA Engineering is a manufacturing company based in Berri, South Australia, with over 30 years experience in specialised engineering design, construction, and manufacturing. Their projects include stainless steel wine and liquid storage vessels, brewery equipment, catwalks, stainless steel fabrication, structural steel and precast concrete construction, transport and crane hire, warehouse/factory and commercial design and construction, and bulk wine storage.
JMA Engineering prides themselves on being a progressive and innovative organisation and offers state of the art facilities for clients and employees alike.
About the Role
JMA Engineering now has a fantastic, full-time opportunity for an experienced Project Manager/Estimator to join the team at their Berri, SA office.
Working closely with the Operations Manager, you will be responsible for a variety of project management, estimating, and contracts administration tasks for a range of structural construction projects, up to approximately $20 million in scope.
More specifically, some of your key duties will include (but will not be limited to):
- End-to-end management of projects including identifying scope of works, estimating total cost, variations and timeframes;
- Oversight potential risks and prepare regular reports, monitoring key milestones and ensuring quality control;
- Engage with clients on current and future works, invoicing, quotes and contracts;
- Overseeing project managers, managing office and production staff;
- Negotiate pricing agreements with suppliers and subcontractors; and
- Managing workshop staff as needed.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a mid-career Project Manager looking for an opportunity to step-up into a leadership position. You will have the ability to fast-track your career at a pace that may not be achievable in a larger, inner-city organisation.
To be successful in this role, you will have a bachelor's degree or higher in Electrical, Mechanical, Structural or Civil Engineering or significant years of relevant experience in the construction industry. Any additional qualifications in business will be highly regarded.
Prior experience managing a team is essential, and you will need to have a solid understanding of the construction process from a business perspective, with strong commercial acumen. Your well-developed analytical skills and experience in estimating projects will be key.
JMA Engineering prides themselves on being a progressive, growing, and vibrant organisation. As such, you will need exceptional interpersonal skills, a team player attitude, and be willing to constantly learn and develop professionally.
JMA Engineering truly cares about the personal and professional development of all employees, and provide staff with paid training courses to assist them in their role in Adelaide, Melbourne, and Mildura.
In return for your hard work and dedication, you will be rewarded with an attractive salary circa $100,000 - $110,000 (commensurate with skills and experience) plus super, relocation assistance, and a company car.
The organisation is very mindful that candidates may be relocating from interstate and will offer their support to make the transition period as smooth as possible to this stunning part of the world!
Don't miss this fantastic opportunity to grow your career with a supportive and rewarding organisation! - Apply Now!
About Berri, SA
Nestled on the banks of the Murray River, Berri is a vibrant town in South Australia's Riverland region. Only a two and a half hour drive from Adelaide, Berri is fast becoming one of the state's most liveable towns.
It is also a fantastic destination for wine lovers! With over 3,000 hectares of irrigated vineyards and orchards, it's no surprise that Berri is home to some of the largest production facilities in Australia.
There is also a fantastic farmers market held every Saturday and a variety of cafes and restaurants. The town also offers several options for primary and high school students, has a modern hospital, and cinema.