Project Manager – NSW

McMahon Services is an industry leader in construction, industrial and environmental services.

We employ over 950 people Australia-wide and undertake highly challenging and rewarding construction projects throughout Australia.

McMahon Services is committed to employing for the long term rather than just for projects. We have family business values, whilst integrating our reputation, integrity and relationships to deliver exceptional outcomes for our clients.

Our people are central to what we do. Our work environment is positive, collaborative, and open, and we operate as a team. We are firmly committed to looking after our staff, from safety in the workplace through to professional development, ongoing training, and equal opportunities.

Reporting to the Construction Manager, the Project Manager is responsible for strategically managing various aspects of McMahon Services’ projects from contract award through to execution and close-out. The role effectively manages people and processes to deliver the projects on time, within budget and with the desired outcomes aligned to the company’s objectives.

Work Type: Full Time

Location: New South Wales

Categories: Project Management

Applications Close: Ongoing

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform a ‘hands on’ approach in leading and managing the project team.
  • Manage contractors and other project vendors and services suppliers.
  • Apply analytic ability in cost control against budget, monitoring productivities against project plan, and reliably forecasting costs to complete.
  • Manage and maintain strong contractor and client relationships.

The Project Manager has a great opportunity to closely work with a dynamic team of project engineers, graduate project engineers, estimators and construction team and provide them with the project management skills and guidance on the best project solutions and practices. The role requires building a strong sustainable relationship internally and externally with various stakeholders. You will plan your week to deliver efficient service to the projects assigned to you. The support culture is strong should you find yourself overwhelmed or unsure about managerial and process matters.

Our projects may require you to travel throughout New South Wales and potentially other states to ensure consistency of engineering and design processes and practices.

Skills and experience

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in major construction/infrastructure project delivery preferably in the Civil Engineering space
  • Tertiary Qualifications in Engineering or Project Management
  • Extensive knowledge of the engineering industry and Australian Standards
  • Experience in contract administration and management
  • Proficient in project management suite of software (e.g., Microsoft professional suite, MS Project, Primavera), ERP systems (e.g., Pronto, SAP, Oracle e-business) and project management platforms (e.g., InEight, Aconex, Procore)

How To Apply:

Please click on the link below and send us your resume and all applicable supporting documents with the position referenced in the subject of the email.


Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.

Please note: Only successful applicants will be contacted.