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  • Location: Bayswater
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Monday, 27 March 2017

    Manpower are currently searching for an experienced Commercial Administrator for a 3 month contract role within a Major client located in Bayswater VIC.

    The role may extend past the 3 months depending on circumstances.

    This role will involve working Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm, and will be for an immediate start for the right candidate.

    The position involves:

      Day to day operations of ordering product and tracking deliveriesWritten and Verbal customer serviceData entry into computer systems (SAP experience advantageous)Provide logistics information to internal and external customersPreparation of commercial reportsAnalysing commercial reportsMaintain records and filing systemsProvide general commercial support to commercial manager as required

    The successful candidate will have the above experience or similar, as well as:

      Attention to detailExcel (VLOOKUP) skillsTime management skillsAbility to perform in fast paced environmentAbility to perform under pressure

    If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please click the apply now button!

  • Location: Inner Suburbs Melbourne
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Monday, 27 March 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.

  • Location: Inverell
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Monday, 27 March 2017

    Site Safety Officer

    Construction

    This is a key role within the Construction area. The focus is on ensuring maximum safety in the site construction environment utilising established company protocols, systems and Federal and State legislation. There is scope to assist in safety improvement programs within this industry-leading company.

    This role is based on the construction site and reports to the Site Manager Construction during construction of the Sapphire Wind Farm (near Inverell), New South Wales

    Responsibilities:

      Ensure the construction site complies with all Quality, Safety and Environmental requirements and applicable legislation during the construction phase of the project including activities and obligations to be undertaken by the company as a Principal Contractor Plan and implement all QSE policies and procedures on site Facilitate and conduct site inductions of site personnel, including direct Vestas employees, contractors, subcontractors, labour hire personnel and tradesManage Subcontractor Safety and associated documentation Facilitate site QSE monitoring programs including inspections and implementing proactive safety programs Ensure internal systems are relevant and support Vestas and clientâs construction and reporting requirements

    Qualifications:

      Demonstrated expertise in Quality, Safety and Environment, including a thorough knowledge of current legislation, regulations, codes of practice and standardsProven ability to develop, implement and review QSE management systems, polices and procedures Good understanding of the construction industry, including experience managing QSE within a high risk construction environment Ability to conduct the Verification of Competency A Diploma in OH&S and/or Cert IV in OH&S or equivalent. Workplace Level 2 First Aid or higher. A current white card or equivalent for the construction industry

    Competencies:

      Strong interpersonal and leadership skills, including the ability to build and maintain effective working relationships with customers, company staff, subcontractors and labourersA practical, hands-on approach to resolving QSE issues during construction operationExcellent time management and reporting skills

    What we offer:

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  • Location: Inner Suburbs Melbourne
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 23 March 2017

    Project Scheduler - Construction

    Construction AU/NZ

    Based in our Melbourne office you will be reporting to the Director of Construction and working with project managers and the sales team to prepare project implementation schedules for EPC, Supply & Install, Supply & Supervise projects. This is a key opportunity to use your experience in construction and scheduleing to drive improvements in the construction of wind farms; driving change and innovation.

    Responsibilities:

      Review the contract to ensure schedules are aligned and scope is defined
      Identify scope and all major milestones based on the contract
      Work with PM for Schedule Management
      Monitor scheduling and progress reporting compliance in accordance to the VPP
      Responsible for all detailed scheduling related to specific site/project and maintaining the schedule throughout the project
      Compile and maintain the Project Master Schedule, in conjunction with, Project Manager, Departmental Managers, Client and subcontractors for the various sub-projects within the Project
      The Schedule shall be structured in accordance with the Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) which shall be capable of being sorted by area, discipline or contract package
      Establish and manage a process for coordinating with the Project Team, stakeholders, design consultants and EPCM contractors, the compilation, maintenance and adherence of their various sub-schedules to comply with the Project Master Schedule
      Compile and manage detailed scheduling activities for sections of the project directly managed by the Project Management Team, to comply with the Project Master Schedule
      Establish and manage a process for producing weekly schedule updates and reports, including coordinating inputs from the various external contributors

    Compitencies:

      Extensive experience in infrastructure construction industries. Extensive experience in using Primavera P6 and Microsoft Project
  • Location: Southbank
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 21 March 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

    Construction

    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.

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  • Location: Nhill
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 21 March 2017

    Civil Supervisor

    Construction

    Vestas is undertaking a wind farm project in Victoria and requires an experienced Construction Site Administrator to assist the project. This position operates within a small project team supported by various functions within Australia.

    The purpose of this role is to plan, schedule and supervise all Civil works carried out on-site during the construction phase of the project including earth works, roads, trenching, foundations for WTG Towers, buildings, and structural (steel and concrete) activities. The Civil Supervisor will monitor witness and report on the works of the BOP subcontractor.

    This is a site-based role in Kiata, Victoria

    Responsibilities:

    The Civil Construction Supervisor is accountable for Quality Assurance, Health & Safety, training, plant & equipment, environmental issues, community awareness, leadership of staff and subcontractors, as well as the following:

      Ensuring compliance with scope requirements, making sure all assigned works are completed on timeWitnessing inspection and testsReporting on progress works or inspections / testsAttending site and progress meetings to assist with expert knowledge in these areasBring standards compliance knowledge to the teamEnsure that BOP progress is as required, which may not be obvious to untrained eyeContribute to deriving solutions or mitigation measures should delays be incurred.Maintain a good working relationship with onsite client (if applicable).Ensure all work carried out is in compliance with Quality and Site Safety requirements at all times.

    Experience Required:

      5+ yearsâ experience working with road, hardstand and foundation construction environmentAbility to display practical hands on approach to civil works during construction operationExcellent interpersonal skills, including oral and written communication skillsManaged or supervised teams in a major site based construction environmentDeveloped work rosters and time allocation in major asset construction and / or environmentSupervision and direct management of subcontractors, direct labour and suppliersManaged sub-contractors in remote site locations e.g. earth works, excavation, and civil worksManagement and reporting of budgetary requirements and working to strict timelinesAble to build and maintain effective working relationships with int...
  • Location: Queensland
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 21 March 2017

    Civil Supervisor - Construction

    Vestas is undertaking a wind farm project in Queensland and requires an experienced Construction Civil Supervisor to assist the project. This position operates within a small project team supported by various functions within Australia.

    The purpose of this role is to plan, schedule and supervise all Civil works carried out on-site during the construction phase of the project including earth works, roads, trenching, foundations for WTG Towers, buildings, and structural (steel and concrete) activities. The Civil Supervisor will monitor witness and report on the works of the BOP subcontractor.

      This is a site-based role in Mt. Emerald, Queensland near the town of Mareeba in the Atherton Tablelands.

    Responsibilities

    The Civil Construction Supervisor is accountable for Quality Assurance, Health & Safety, training, plant & equipment, environmental issues, community awareness, leadership of staff and subcontractors, as well as the following:

      Ensuring compliance with scope requirements, making sure all assigned works are completed on time
      Witnessing inspection and tests
      Reporting on progress works or inspections / tests?
      Bring standards compliance knowledge to the team
      Ensure that BOP progress is as required, which may not be obvious to untrained eye
      Contribute to deriving solutions or mitigation measures should delays be incurred.
      Maintain a good working relationship with onsite client (if applicable).
      Ensure all work carried out is in compliance with Quality and Site Safety requirements at all times.

    Experience

      5+ yearsâ experience working with road, hardstand and foundation construction environment
      Ability to display practical hands on approach to civil works during construction operation
      Excellent interpersonal skills, including oral and written communication skills
      Managed or supervised teams in a major site based construction environment
      Developed work rosters and time allocation in major asset construction and / or environment
      Supervision and direct management of subcontractors, direct labour and suppliers
      Managed sub-contractors in remote site locations e.g. earth works, excavation, and civil works
      Management and reporting of budgetary requirements and working to strict timelines
      Able to build and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders
      Experience in high pressure situations in major service management construction environment
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  • Location: Inner Suburbs Melbourne
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Tuesday, 21 March 2017

    Vestas offers you challenging career opportunities within a global organization. As the world's leading supplier of wind power solutions, we have delivered more than 55,000 wind turbines in over 70 countries. Over 20,000 employees are eager to welcome new, dedicated colleagues on our journey to a more sustainable future. Would you like to join us?

    Contracts Manager-

    Construction

    Vestas is looking for a Contracts Manager for construction projects in Australia and New Zealand. The position will be located in the Melbourne head office.

    Responsibilities:

      Managing all commercial and contractual aspects of the projectDevelop individual Contract PlansPrepare, issue and assess RFP packages in accordance with the Project Contracting PlanProcessing financial letting and administration of subcontract and supplier agreementsManaging head and sub contract activities including payment claims, Extension Of Time claims, variations, etcParticipating in contract risk assessments, assisting with the report of findings to Project ManagerReview current engineering documentation for scope definition, to ensure that pricing philosophy is appropriatePrepare and issue award notificationPerform resource surveys and pre-qualify bidders (including capabilities, capacities and financial studies)Coordinate, chair, and document RFP kick-off meetings for major scopes of workPrepare and manage contract related documentation and processesCoordinate the formal close-out of contractsProvide commercial, where necessary obtain legal advice, and maintain timely reporting to the Project Manager or Project Director

    Requirements:

      A formal tertiary qualification in Engineering, Construction, Quantity Surveying or LawAt least 7-10 years experience with Design & Construct/Engineering, Procurement & ConstructionExperience in dispute resolution processOutstanding commercial skills and financial acumenHigh level contracts and tender experienceDemonstrated high level of written and verbal communication abilitySelf motivated and the ability to perform independently on tasks and dutiesAbility to review and draft specific general and or special terms and conditions of contract

    What we offer:

    We offer an exciting opportunity to join the worldâs leading producer of wind turbines. We highly value initiative, responsibility and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. Our working environment is informal and we encourage a good balance be...

  • Location: Queensland
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 07 March 2017

    Civil Supervisor - Construction

    Vestas is undertaking a wind farm project in Queensland and requires an experienced Construction Civil Supervisor to assist the project. This position operates within a small project team supported by various functions within Australia.

    The purpose of this role is to plan, schedule and supervise all Civil works carried out on-site during the construction phase of the project including earth works, roads, trenching, foundations for WTG Towers, buildings, and structural (steel and concrete) activities. The Civil Supervisor will monitor witness and report on the works of the BOP subcontractor.

      This is a site-based role in Mt. Emerald, Queensland near the town of Mareeba in the Atherton Tablelands.

    Responsibilities

    The Civil Construction Supervisor is accountable for Quality Assurance, Health & Safety, training, plant & equipment, environmental issues, community awareness, leadership of staff and subcontractors, as well as the following:

      Ensuring compliance with scope requirements, making sure all assigned works are completed on time
      Witnessing inspection and tests
      Reporting on progress works or inspections / tests?
      Bring standards compliance knowledge to the team
      Ensure that BOP progress is as required, which may not be obvious to untrained eye
      Contribute to deriving solutions or mitigation measures should delays be incurred.
      Maintain a good working relationship with onsite client (if applicable).
      Ensure all work carried out is in compliance with Quality and Site Safety requirements at all times.

    Experience

      5+ yearsâ experience working with road, hardstand and foundation construction environment
      Ability to display practical hands on approach to civil works during construction operation
      Excellent interpersonal skills, including oral and written communication skills
      Managed or supervised teams in a major site based construction environment
      Developed work rosters and time allocation in major asset construction and / or environment
      Supervision and direct management of subcontractors, direct labour and suppliers
      Managed sub-contractors in remote site locations e.g. earth works, excavation, and civil works
      Management and reporting of budgetary requirements and working to strict timelines
      Able to build and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders
      Experience in high pressure situations in major service management construction environment
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  • Location: South Hobart
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Tuesday, 22 November 2016

    Manpower are now seeking to employ an experienced loader operator with a current HR licence for our highly regarded client.

    This position is located in South Hobart and will see you working anywhere between 3-4 days a week as well as weekends. It will involve some customer service and manual handling and require you to be available for an immediate start.

    To be considered for this position you will require the following;

      White CardWheeled Loader LicencePositive attitudeProven record of good attendance

    Desirable Requirements;

      HR Licence with Hook Bin ExperienceExcavator Licence


    If you wish to apply for the above mentioned position please click the apply now button and upload your up to date resume with current references

  • Location: Ingleburn
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Tuesday, 08 November 2016

    Our client is based in the Liverpool area and is one of the largest hire companies and services industries ranging from the Building/Construction industry to Manufacturing environment. They have numerous locations around Australia and have been in operation for over 135 years.

    They are currently seeking a Yard Hand with forklift licence. This role will entail being able to handle a fast paced environment, a good eye for detail and a willingness to get the job done. You must be physically fit and available for an immediate start.


    Key Duties:

    * Checking incoming equipment for any damage or missing parts
    * Cleaning props and other machine parts
    * Basic painting/spray painting repairs
    * Moving stock in the yard area
    * Occasional Offsider duties required
    * Any other duties as required


    Essential Requirements:

    * Forklift licence
    * White Card ideal but not essential
    * Able to handle a fast paced environment
    * Physically fit and can complete heavy lifting
    * Some mechanical experience (eg: working with machines/basic repairs)
    * Drivers licence and own transport preferred
    * x2 checkable work references


    ***Please note that this environment can be dirty/dusty***


    If you are interested please apply via the link below with your current resume.

  • Location: Townsville
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Sunday, 06 November 2016

    Manpower is currently seeking Expressions of Interest for general construction or manufacturing labourers in the Townsville area.
    This is a casual position with ongoing work for the right candidate.

    To be successful in this role you must possess:

      Unrestricted drivers licenceConstruction Induction White cardHigh level communication skillsHonesty and reliabilityTeam playerA zero harm focus with an exceptional safety historyPhysically fit"Can do" attitude and be able to work unsupervisedA current Forklift ticket (advantage)


    If you are a motivated and astute professional, we are interested to speak to you. submit your resume by selecting the apply button below.