Program Leader Roads Project Planning

Program Leader Roads Project Planning

Job Title: Program Leader Roads Project Planning
Contract Type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Hobart, Tasmania
Salary: Attractive Package
Reference: BBBH839_1582864335
Contact Name: Gemma Sheridan
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 28, 2020 17:40

Job Description

Program Leader Roads Project Planning | Strategic Role | City of Hobart

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Lead and coordinate capital works and road maintenance projects for City of Hobart!

City of Hobart Council is seeking a Program Lead Roads Project Planning to ensure projects comply with Council policies and engineering standards and ensure programs are delivered on time and within budget.
Reporting to the Manager Roads and Capital Works, the Program Lead Roads Project Planning will play a key role in managing community assets and delivering a high standard of customer service.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Prepare and maintain a detailed construction program.
  • Review existing procedures relating to capital works' planning, programming and scheduling, including roads and maintenance activities.
  • Prepare WHS documents to align with Safe Work Australia Codes of Practice.
  • Prepare design documentation for project plans, TMPs, construction methodologies and estimates.
  • Lead and inspire a technical team to deliver excellent results.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent qualification (Engineers Australia accredited).
  • Expertise preparing WHS documentation and sound knowledge of the Safe Work Australia Codes of Practice.
  • Experience using high-level project management tools to facilitate and monitor program works.
  • Excellent communication skills to effectively engage with relevant stakeholders.

Living in the Region

Hobart offers a contrasting blend of heritage, scenery and culture, with world class activities and attractions nearby. Nestled amongst the foothills of Mt Wellington, Hobart combines heritage charm with a modern lifestyle in a setting of exceptional beauty. It's no wonder Lonely Planet has called Hobart one of the top ten spots to visit in the world right now.
Hobart has an extensive and varied collection of public art. From the city centre it's just a short walk between Franklin Square's monumental 19th century bronze statues of British Empire figures and the most cutting-edge contemporary work by students of the Tasmanian School of Art. Throughout the city, public artworks add interest, attraction and occasionally even controversy.

How to Apply

Apply with a covering letter addressing the Position section of the information pack.

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Monday 23 March 2020.