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Project Manager - Medium Voltage Systems

Bayswater VIC, Australia
Project Management

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Job Description

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager specialising in Medium Voltage Systems to join our Energy Management team in Bayswater, Melbourne or Macquarie Park Sydney. The successful candidate will be working to deliver Medium Voltage electrical switchgear and systems, typically 11kV to 33kV air insulated and gas insulated switchgear to markets in renewable energy (solar & wind), electrical utilities, critical infrastructure, data centres and mining.

Key responsibilities include:
  • Responsibility for all project phases (start-up, design, implementation, installation, commissioning and handover)
  • Provide support to the customer at all times, including providing recommendations based on a thorough understanding of the customer’s business and operational environment
  • Optimising project profitability and taking on profit and loss responsibility for the project
  • Ensuring commercial contract conditions and timelines are met, including management of contract variations & change management
  • Coordination & direction of human resources 
  • Monitoring & control of the project, including necessary interventions, to ensure achievement of delivery milestones, timelines & quality
  • Develop and implement cost management for the project in close cooperation with the responsible commercial manager
  • Rigorously monitor and negotiate requirements and fulfilment of project specific conditions with multiple subcontractors and suppliers, including negotiation and agreement of contracts
  • Risk management, including development & implementation of suitable technical & commercial mitigation strategies
  • Provide ongoing monitoring and timely reporting of project status against project targets
The successful candidate would be:
  • Degree qualified in electrical engineering 
  • Post graduate education in project management and/or membership of a recognised Project Management Association
  • Practical experience with medium voltage and/or low voltage switchgear (design and / or delivery)
  • Experience with electrical utilities, mining or electrical infrastructure markets
  • Minimum 5 years practical experience as responsible Project Manager with responsibility for small teams
  • Self-motivated, driven for results
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills 
  • Attention to detail, compliant with defined process yet able to adapt improvise where necessary

Siemens is a proud equal opportunity employer, creating a work environment of diversity and inclusion. Our diverse workforce cultivates Innovation and Excellence and in turn creates a workplace where our employees belong and prosper. Diversity and inclusion helps us fully realise the potential of our people. As part of Siemens Ownership culture, Siemens also genuinely supports reasonable flexible working practices that empower our employees to best meet work and personal commitments

Job ID: 84029

Organisation: Energy Management

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time





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