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  • Location: Mackay
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Thursday, 17 August 2017

    Our client, based in Mackay, is after an experienced Roller Operator with Traffic Control for a three month assignment, starting immediately.

    To be considered for this role you will have

      Relevant operator tickets (must be current)Experience working as a Roller OperatorCertified Traffic Controller essentialExperience in civil constructionMaintenance experienceHold a White/Blue Construction induction cardHR / MR drivers licence highly regardedPhysical capability to perform the duties requiredPossess a high regard for safety and a positive work ethicAvailability to work Monday - Friday

    To apply click 'APPLY NOW' and upload a detailed up-to-date resume. If you experience any issues contact Manpower on 07 3006 9200 and quote reference no. 201218109

    We thank everyone in advance for their application. Due to the volume of applications received please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.

  • Location: Fremantle
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Sunday, 13 August 2017

    We are currently recruiting for a civil works supervisor to join our Capital Maintenance Team in Fremantle. You'll join a fantastic and proactive maintenance and works team based on site and responsible for the ongoing maintenance and capital works projects based around our facility. You'll be working in a client sided position responsible for the maintenance and management of subcontractors and the associated works packages.

    You'll need:
    * Civil maintenance/construction experience - Stormwater and Drainage
    * Management of the facility Water requirements inclusive of Water Corp processes
    * Asset Management Experience - Large Production/Manufacturing or Local Government facility
    * WA Driving Licence
    * Preparation and Delivery of Scope Of Works and Construction Packages

    This role will see you based in Fremantle and working with an employer of choice in the area, you'll be required to report into key stakeholders alongside attending contractor and senior facility management meetings.

    This is an immediate role overing an excellent financial remuneration

    Closing Date 28th August 2017

  • Location: Wynnum
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Thursday, 10 August 2017

    Pending project acquisition our client is open to expanding their current team. You will be experienced managing a team and the delivery of robust and cost effective designs for works while ensuring the scope, budget and programme are met. This is a fantastic opportunity to use your skills to make a difference in the delivery of exciting industrial projects across SEQ.

    Our minimum requirements for this role are:

      Bachelor degree in Project Management or Design ManagementExperience in a design environment, preparing designs from concept to deliveryFacilitate the resolutions of any design issuesAbility to build and maintain productive internal and external relationships to engage stakeholders and enable the effective delivery of project design servicesAbility to drive performance within the design process to ensure design documentation is completed on time and fully integrated the reviewers feedback.Monitor any design issues which may arise of out defect rectification.

    A competitive salary, commensurate with this important role, will be offered to the successful candidate. Don't miss this great opportunity to join this leading builder in the construction industry.

    If you are interested in this role, please APPLY NOW with an updated CV (in word) and a brief cover letter outlining your experience and interest in this role.

    Only qualified applications will be considered.

  • Location: Mackay
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Thursday, 10 August 2017

    Our client, based in Mackay, is after an experienced Roller Operator with Traffic Control for a three month assignment, starting immediately.

    To be considered for this role you will have

      Relevant operator tickets (must be current)Experience working as a Roller OperatorCertified Traffic Controller essentialExperience in civil constructionMaintenance experienceHold a White/Blue Construction induction cardHR / MR drivers licence highly regardedPhysical capability to perform the duties requiredPossess a high regard for safety and a positive work ethicAvailability to work Monday - Friday

    To apply click 'APPLY NOW' and upload a detailed up-to-date resume. If you experience any issues contact Manpower on 07 3006 9200 and quote reference no. 201218109

    We thank everyone in advance for their application. Due to the volume of applications received please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.

  • Location: Murarrie
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Wednesday, 09 August 2017

    Work with a leader in the Construction industry with a long established presence in Brisbane but whose reach extends across Australia. This group continues to win work thanks to a repeat client base, and with a strong track record in delivering projects under Design and Construct primarily in the Industrial building space.

    The successful applicant will hold tertiarty qualifications in construction/building and have proven skills in the role of Contracts Administrator.

    To be successful you will have a minimum of 3 years experience in the following:

      Tender trade packages to contractorsSub contractor negotiationsAssisting preparation of budgetsPreparation of progress claimsLiaising with management regarding contractsCost management

    The successful candidate will hold tertiary qualifications in construction/building and have proven skills in the role of a Contracts Administrator within a commercial building environment. Project experience above $10M is a must. Solid communication, negotiation and organisational skills are essential coupled with the ability to work effectively as part of a team.

    Please press APPLY NOW and attach a recent and updated version of your resume. Contact Carla Morris at Manpower on 07 3407 3134 for further information.

  • Location: Western Sydney
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Thursday, 27 July 2017

    About Us

    An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated Sales Representative to join our client who suppllies hardware and fasteners to wholesale businesses.

    About the Role

    The role will entail:

      Relationship development and existing account managementGenerating leadsOrganising meeting with clients in order to negotiate and close business dealsEnsure high standards of professionalism and customer service, thereby creating referral and intermediary opportunities.Problem solving


    About You

      Previous experience selling to re-sellers and distributors is highly desirable but not mandatoryA "hunger mentality" and a passion for sellingCan-do attitude and hard-workingIntermediate knowledge in Microsoft Excel and Outlook.Excellent communication skills.Strong negotiation skills.A positive and tenacious attitude and an unyielding passion for success

    If you have the passion and desire to sell and would like to develop your career in sales i would love to hear from you.


    Job Offer

    This is a permanent opportunity to work in a fast paced environment. Offer is an excellent salary package including base salary, superannuation, car allowance, mobile phone and tablet. For any further questions please feel free to call Mary Hanna on 0447 620 788.

  • Location: Western Sydney
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Sunday, 23 July 2017

    About Us

    An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated Sales Representative to join our client who is a hardware and fasteners supplier to wholesale businesses.

    About the Role

    The role will entail:

      Relationship developmentGenerating your own leads, by cold calling clientsOrganising F2F meeting with clients in order to negotiate and close business dealsEnsure high standards of professionalism and customer service, thereby creating referral and intermediary opportunities.Problem solving


    About You

    To be considered for this role previous field sales experience in the industrial B2B sector would be ideal. As well as:

      Previous experience selling to re-sellers and distributorsPrevious Pronto experience highly desiredCan-do attitude and hard-workingPrevious experience in selling fasteners is desirable but not mandatoryIntermediate knowledge in Microsoft Excel and Outlook.Excellent communication skills.Strong negotiation skills.A positive and tenacious attitude and an unyielding passion for success.


    Job Offer

    This is a permanent opportunity to work in a fast paced environment. Offer is an excellent salary package including base salary, superannuation, car allowance, mobile phone and tablet. For any further questions please feel free to call Mary Hanna on 0447 620 788.

  • Location: Gracemere
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Friday, 14 July 2017

    Our client, based in Gracemere, is after an experienced Grader Operator for an ongoing assignment, starting immediately.

    To be considered for this role you will have

      Relevant operator tickets (must be current)
      Experience working as a final trim grader operator
      Experience in civil construction
      Maintenance experience
      Hold a White/Blue Construction induction card
      Physical capability to perform the duties required
      Possess a high regard for safety and a positive work ethic
      Availability to work Monday - Friday

    To apply click 'APPLY NOW' and upload a detailed up-to-date resume. If you experience any issues contact Manpower on 07 3006 9200 and quote reference no. 201215882

    We thank everyone in advance for their application. Due to the volume of applications received please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.

  • Location: Kogarah
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Thursday, 13 July 2017

    About Us

    An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated Contracts Manager to join our multinational client who specializes providing manufacturing companies with innovative process solutions, and installation and commissioning of manufacturing/ industrial equipment on site.

    About the role

    Reporting to the Operations Manager you will be responsible for

      Maintaining and improving estimated project costsMaintaining and improving project schedule for deliveries from major subcontractors such as Electrical supplier, Hydraulics Supplier, Thermal Supplier and Steering supplier.Maintaining and improving site installation and commissioning schedule.Maintain ongoing customer contact, keep customer informed of project status and build relationship with customer.Prepare project management reports monthly and attend project management review meetings with Operations Manager also on a monthly basis.Attend Production meetings to report and discuss status of deliveries ready for shipment.

    About you

    You will be responsible for the successful delivery of the contract objective within an established timeline and budget. You will also have

      Tertiary/Tafe qualification in Engineering will be highly regardedPrevious experience as a Contracts Manager in an Engineering setup will be highly regardedDemonstrated experience in developing and maintaining strong working relationships with key internal and external stakeholdersExcellent knowledge of contract law and contract documentationAbility to provide proactive leadership when issue and dispute resolution is requiredExceptional verbal and written communication skillsHands on experience with Excel and MS Project (Gantt Chart)Willingness to travel interstate and occasionally international

    Job Offer

    This is a permanent opportunity to work in a fast paced environment. Offer is an excellent salary package and onsite parking. For any further questions please feel free to call Sushil Patil on 0434 252 860.

  • Location: Sydney
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Wednesday, 12 July 2017

    About My Client

    An exciting opportunity has risen due to my client's rapid growth and success. My client is a supplier of high quality textiles, leathers, vinyls and wall finishes for interiors. They strive to uphold their great reputation, and thus seek to appoint a talented professional to join their energetic and collaborative work family.

    About the Role

    As an Architectural Business Development Manager you will be responsible for the below

    * Develop and maintain key relationships with architectural, design & acoustic engineering firms to address both acoustic solutions & aesthetic requirements.
    * Achieving specification, securing orders from customers and delivering products after liaising with architects and interior designers
    * Liaising with internal and external stakeholders
    * Attending trade shows, educational lectures; conferences
    * Continually keeping in touch with existing and new clients to further develop relationships.

    Skills Required

    To be considered for this role you must be self-motivated and ideally possess the following:
    * Demonstrate sales experience in the architectural industry
    * Strong experience in reading architectural drawings, plans, specification
    * Tertiary qualification or certificate in design, drafting or acoustics an advantage.
    * Proven ability to develop and nurture relationships with new and existing clients
    * A high degree of energy and a positive attitude towards the role
    * Ability and willingness to travel locally and interstate

    On Offer

    You will receive a competitive salary with uncapped comms plus the tools of trade. You will be part of an energetic, fun and collaborative team, with regular social events. You will be able to enjoy the work-life balance.
    If you have a proven track record in selling to the architectural and building industry, are capable of lateral thinking problem solving; enjoy working in the design & construction field and want to join an industry market leader working with quality people and products, then we are very interested in talking with you.

    For any further questions please feel free to call Mary Hanna on 0447 620 788.

  • Location: Eastern Suburbs Perth
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Friday, 07 July 2017

    Manpower are currently looking for a Client Liaison officer to assist in their team for 2-3 months.

    We need you to have:

      Previous experience in this role within the Residential Building IndustryA solid knowledge of the construction to handover processHigh level of Customer Service & People SkillsGreat Problem solving skillsResults drivenComputer Literate & Strong admin skills

    During the span of this assignment you will be required to work 38 hour weeks Mon-Fri.

    To be considered, please apply online.

  • Location: Gracemere
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Friday, 07 July 2017

    Our client, based in Gracemere, is after an experienced Grader Operator for an ongoing assignment, starting immediately.

    To be considered for this role you will have

      Relevant operator tickets (must be current)
      Experience working as a final trim grader operator
      Experience in civil construction
      Maintenance experience
      Hold a White/Blue Construction induction card
      Physical capability to perform the duties required
      Possess a high regard for safety and a positive work ethic
      Availability to work Monday - Friday

    To apply click 'APPLY NOW' and upload a detailed up-to-date resume. If you experience any issues contact Manpower on 07 3006 9200 and quote reference no. 201215882

    We thank everyone in advance for their application. Due to the volume of applications received please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.

  • Location: Eastern Suburbs Perth
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Wednesday, 05 July 2017

    Manpower are currently looking for a Client Liaison officer to assist in their team for 2-3 months.

    We need you to have:

      Previous experience in this role within the Residential Building IndustryA solid knowledge of the construction to handover processHigh level of Customer Service & People SkillsGreat Problem solving skillsResults drivenComputer Literate & Strong admin skills

    During the span of this assignment you will be required to work 38 hour weeks Mon-Fri.

    To be considered, please apply online.

  • Location: Western Sydney
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Tuesday, 04 July 2017

    About Us

    An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated Sales Representative to join our client who does hardware and fasteners supply to wholesale businesses.

    About the Role

    The role will entail:

      Relationship developmentGenerating your own leads, by cold calling clientsOrganising F2F meeting with clients in order to negotiate and close business dealsEnsure high standards of professionalism and customer service, thereby creating referral and intermediary opportunities.Problem solving


    About You

    To be considered for this role previous field sales experience in the industrial B2B sector would be ideal. As well as:

      Previous experience selling to re-sellers and distributorsPrevious Pronto experience highly desiredCan-do attitude and hard-workingPrevious experience in selling fasteners is desirable but not mandatoryIntermediate knowledge in Microsoft Excel and Outlook.Excellent communication skills.Strong negotiation skills.A positive and tenacious attitude and an unyielding passion for success.


    Job Offer

    This is a permanent opportunity to work in a fast paced environment. Offer is an excellent salary package including base salary, superannuation, car allowance, mobile phone and tablet. For any further questions please feel free to call Mary on 0447 620 788.

  • Location: Inner Suburbs Brisbane
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Wednesday, 28 June 2017

    Due to winning a number of projects our client has an opening for an experienced Contracts Administrator. They work in the Education, Aged Care, Food Processing, Commercial, Facilities, Government, Health and Industrial sectors and have proven experience delivering integrated construction, engineering and support services to their clients.

    You will have:

      Extensive experience in managing sub contracts and head contractsA minimum 5 years' experience as a Contracts AdministratorQuantity Surveying qualifications highly regardedContract understanding and letter writing skillsExperience with processing purchase order and non-purchase order invoicesExtensive experience in construction, contracts and financial management processesCompliance with industry codes and BCIPA legislationCost reporting client liaison and basic project management skillsCross sector experience in some or all of the following sectors: Education, Aged Care, Food Processing, Commercial, Facilities, Government, Health and IndustrialExperience with $3M-$20M projectsThis position will be site based and candidates must be able to travel within SEQ to support demand.

    In addition you will have excellent communication skills and be able to time manage and prioritise workflow. You must be able to manage multiple projects, be a team player and ensure adherence to processes, procedures in accordance with Service Level Agreements and key objectives.

    On Offer:

      An opportunity to grow your career with a multi-disciplined construction companySupport within a team that deliversOn site experienceA competitive salaryDelivery and approach to suit each unique requirement

    This position will form a vital part of an experience construction team. To apply - Please press APPLY NOW and attach your CV complete with a cover letter outlining your experience.

  • Location: Inner Suburbs Melbourne
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Monday, 12 June 2017

    Project Manager

    Construction

    The key purpose of this role is to safely deliver specified Wind Farm projects on time and budget, within contractual obligations and Vestas corporate requirements:

      Project management in accordance with PMBOK principles.Site liaison and direction.Client relationship development and management.Contractor / Subcontractor management.Active project risk management.Accountability for the project budget and cashflow.Overall accountability for safety and quality compliance at project level

    Responsibilities:

      Communicate with project team and all stakeholders.Contract finalisation, including terms and conditions, warranty and handover.Applying contractual obligations to client expectations, while upholding Vestasâ contract position.Negotiate agreed outcomes to contract disputes, and finalise contract legals on project completion.Accurate and timely reporting to client.Liaise with Sales in pre-sales feasibility, scoping projects and providing estimate costings.Manage transition from Sales to Project Phase and to Service.Assess issues and risk, manage resolutions.Ensure the project meets its objectives.Determine, implement and analyse the project cost controls. Project progress reports, collated monthly and at milestones, variances to timeline and OH&S.

    Qualifications:

      Degree in Engineering â Mechanical, Civil or Electrical. Managed teams in a major project environment.Managed projects in major infrastructure environment.Management and reporting of budgetary requirements.Management of complex infrastructure contracts.Negotiation with major stakeholders, both clients / contractors.Experience in high pressure environment.

    Competencies:

      Advanced MS OfficeBasic SAP usageVerbal and written communication/ negotiationRelationship building, both internal and externalBusiness acumenContinual system improvement

    What we offer:

    Vestas provides an open, respectful and global culture, competitive compensation package and long-term career development. Choose us, choose a brilliant future! To meet business growing needs, Vestas needs a lot of talents to join us.

    We care and respect all employees and will offer attractive benefits which include: A broad program of on job training, A perfect platform for professional and personal development, Bonus Program, Colourful team activities and etc.

    We put the emphasis on developing both personal and professional skills. In return, we expect you to go the extra mile to achieve results.

    Additional information:

  • Location: Perth
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Wednesday, 07 June 2017

    We are currently recruiting for an experienced Electrical based Project Manager here in Perth.

    Manpower are proudly supporting a number of Projects across Australia and our contractor team has a new requirement for a highly experienced Electrical Project Manager with excellent exposure to high level Electrical infrastructure projects. You'll need to demonstrate a detailed history working across both the civil and electrical aspects of construction and maintenance related to power generation and transmission. We expect you to lead by example with best practices in place for OHS, Client interaction and sub-contractor management whether on-site or office based.

    You'll Require:
    * Extensive Electrical and Civil Knowledge in the WA Market
    * WA Electrical Regulations Knowledge
    * Excellent Communication and Data Management
    * Ability to report to multiple key stakeholders
    * Background in Underground Power Networks
    * Successful Track Record of being accountable for project delivery above $3M
    * WA Driving License and Transport

    This role will see you join an Australian leader in utility systems, maintenance and project management where you'll be empowered to manage yourself within a highly successful project delivery business unit.
    This is a contracted position based on assignment and will offer a highly competitive remuneration alongside office based requirements in Perth's Eastern suburbs.

    If you are available for a rewarding project position that will place you in some key projects click "Apply for this job" and send a detailed resume to the Manpower team.

    This is a Perth based position and is not available FIFO

  • Location: Craigieburn
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Monday, 05 June 2017

    Our client who has an up and coming project on an Aquatic Centre, are looking for a Tele-Handler with a Boom Lift Ticket and a White Card. As this is a project experience working on a fast paced environment is essential, you must also have previous experience working on a construction site. Being able to work as part of a team is important.

    This role is in Craigieburn so we are looking for individuals who are comfortable to travel to this location for the duration of the project.

    For your hard work and commitment we can offer you a pay rate of $29.

    This position will be working Monday - Friday, 38 hours a week with the potential of overtime work.

    Your Duties will include but not be limited to:-

      Operation of the Tele-HandlerOperation of a Boom LiftLoading and unloading of goods on and off the Tele-HandlerWorking as part of a team

    To be Successful in this role you must possess the following:-

      Tele-handler TicketBoom Lift TicketWhite Card (OH&S)Commitment to workplace Health and Safety

    If you feel you meet the above criteria then please use the link below to apply.

  • Location: Southbank
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 01 June 2017

    Do you want to be part of the high-paced, international work environment of Vestas, the global leader in wind energy? Your achievements will change the world's energy mix and help preserve our planet for future generations.

    Project Engineer - Civil

    As the world's leading supplier of wind power solutions, Vestas have delivered more than 40,000 wind turbines in 65 countries.

    The purpose of this role is to ensure the civil and structural aspects of the construction projects are delivered in accordance with the contract requirements and best practice.

    Responsibilities:

      Review of drawing and document submissions from subcontractors against good practice, and safety, contractual, Vestas' and interfacing requirements;Ensure civil and structural deliverables required to be submitted by Vestas are provided in a timely, safe and high quality manner;Liaise with internal and external stakeholders to ensure civil, structural and planning issues are resolved in a timely manner;Liaise with site based personnel to ensure subcontractors are delivering that is required;Undertake site inspections to ensure compliance;Assess Variations, Requests for Information (RFIs) and payment claims;Attend and provide input to various safety, design, technical and risk meetings, workshops and reviews;Review tender specifications.

    Compentencies:

      Management of subcontractors and designers in a construction environment - tier one companies valued;Review of civil and structural design in a construction environment;Civil and structural design highly valued;Negotiation with major stakeholders, both clients / contractors;more... -->
  • Location: Southbank
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 01 June 2017

    Do you want to be part of the high-paced, international work environment of Vestas, the global leader in wind energy? Your achievements will change the worldâs energy mix and help preserve our planet for future generations.

    Project Engineer - Civil

    As the world's leading supplier of wind power solutions, Vestas have delivered more than 40,000 wind turbines in 65 countries.

    The purpose of this role is to ensure the civil and structural aspects of the construction projects are delivered in accordance with the contract requirements and best practice.

    Responsibilities:

      Review of drawing and document submissions from subcontractors against good practice, and safety, contractual, Vestasâ and interfacing requirements;Ensure civil and structural deliverables required to be submitted by Vestas are provided in a timely, safe and high quality manner;Liaise with internal and external stakeholders to ensure civil, structural and planning issues are resolved in a timely manner;Liaise with site based personnel to ensure subcontractors are delivering that is required;Undertake site inspections to ensure compliance;Assess Variations, Requests for Information (RFIs) and payment claims;Attend and provide input to various safety, design, technical and risk meetings, workshops and reviews;Review tender specifications.

    Compentencies:

      Management of subcontractors and designers in a construction environment â tier one companies valued;Review of civil and structural design in a construction environment;Civil and structural design highly valued;Negotiation with major stakeholders, both clients / contractors;more... -->