Current Positions Project Manager


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Thank you for your interest in joining Newcastle Airport's dynamic and vibrant team!

Newcastle Airport Pty Limited is one of Australia’s fastest growing airports. An Award-winning organisation, Newcastle Airport is a dynamic and friendly workplace with offices within the terminal.

The following opportunities exists for a highly motivated and well-presented individual who will complement our team.

Applications must demonstrate the ability to meet criteria as outlined.


Current open positions

Project Manager

About Newcastle
Newcastle, NSW has become a popular choice for professionals seeking balance between a challenging career and an ideal lifestyle. Known for its bustling café and beach culture, the city is on the doorstep of Port Stephens and the world-famous Hunter Valley wine region.
The Organisation
Named Major Airport of the Year 2018 by Australia’s peak airport body, the Australian Airports Association (AAA) for our commitment to the Hunter region and local visitor economy, Newcastle Airport is entering into an exciting phase of growth.

In 2019, Newcastle Airport took a giant step toward becoming a regional hub for Aviation activities with the purchase of a parcel of land adjacent to the Airport, known as Astra Aerolab Business Technology Park. This precinct is set to include new defence and aerospace related manufacturing, maintenance and research facilities, thereby ensuring the Greater Hunter is an increasingly important economic and tourism destination.  
The Opportunity
As the Project Manager, you will be a key player in the investigation, planning, development and management of Newcastle Airport's engineering projects. Your focus will be on the management of construction activities, with participation in pre-construction activities. You will contribute to a strategic approach to planning for future growth and development. Working closely with engaged functional groups, you will be committed to the delivery of highly effective, quality, landmark facilities within a complex operating environment.
About You
This opportunity will appeal to a results driven individual with significant experience preferably in client side project management within the construction and commercial building sectors. Your demonstrated stakeholder management experience ensures you can negotiate the desired outcomes, delivering projects within agreed timeframes and budgets.

You will be able to demonstrate well developed analytical and asset management skills as well as the ability to work with established procedures and systems. The successful candidate will exhibit strong relationship building, influencing and organisations skills, with an ability to deliver results in a high pressure environment. Additionally, for this role, you are required to hold a degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or similar Engineering discipline as well as a Construction Induction certificate.
Selection Criteria

  • Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or similar Engineering discipline
  • Construction Induction certificate (white card)
  • Strong understanding of project documents, plans and specifications 
  • Prior experience working on civil works and commercial building projects with well-developed asset management skills

Contact Us
This is an opportunity that ticks all the boxes; a reputable brand, with an attractive salary all in an enviable location. 

Your application should include a cover letter addressing the selection criteria listed above, along with your resume before 5.00pm on Monday 3rd June 2019.

Please submit your application via the Seek website: CLICK HERE

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