Project Manager – Demolition & Decommissioning

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

We employ over 1,000 people Australia-wide and undertake highly challenging and rewarding construction projects throughout Australia.

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We seek an exceptional Project Manager to join our Demolition business unit with a proven history of working as a Project Manager on demolition and decommissioning sites.

Reporting to the Executive General Manager – Demolition and Decommissioning, your main responsibilities will be to provide project leadership and contract management for allocated projects, ensuring project delivery to a high standard, on time, on budget, and in compliance with all relevant legislation.

Work Type: Full Time

Location: Adelaide, SA

Categories: Project Management

Applications Close: Ongoing

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for controlling and minimising risk on projects.
  • Work Close with Site Supervisor and Site Engineer for the programming and resourcing projects
  • Contract management
  • Quality Assurance and ITP
  • Development of Site-specific management plans and methodologies
  • Development and mentoring of Site Engineers
  • Preparing and submitting all claims and tax invoices
  • Cost tracking of the project
  • Overseeing all project procurements
  • Pricing and negotiating all variations
  • Responsible for the WHSEQ on site, and where required, undertake inspections for compliance against policies and procedures
  • Client management and business development
  • Provide monthly project report to the Divisional Manager detailing all financial, program, risk, delays, or any other major issues on the project
  • Liaison with Site Supervisors
  • Assisting supervisors where necessary on HR issues
  • Liaison with Divisional Administrator to ensure all admin, invoicing, financial reporting, quality, and HR monthly reporting requirements are met
  • Meeting Monthly HSEQ Reporting requirements as requested by the WHSEQ dept.
  • Oversee Subcontractors to ensure compliance e.g. having appropriate licenses, insurances, working under subcontractor terms of engagement.

Ideal Candidates

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders
  • Excellent computer proficiency, including MS Project, Word, and Excel
  • Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Ability to work independently and complete assignments within parameters of instructions set and standard process
  • Experience in contracts administration and negotiations
  • Bachelor of civil/structural engineering or similar
  • Minimum 5-years experience as Project Engineer or similar.

How To Apply:

If you believe this opportunity matches your experience and skills and you are looking to join a progressive construction company that embraces diversity and fosters its employees for long-term career progression, 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.