RED Appointments is a continued partner to Nilsen, supporting their recruitment needs. Nilsen is a 100+ year old national electrical services company, well regarded for their very established construction and maintenance service divisions. Their recently upgraded Switchboard Manufacturing facility, located in Ferryden Park, SA, currently has a requirement for a Project Manager.

Key Function: Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Project Manager is responsible for end to end delivery of client switchboard orders. You will be experienced in identifying project risk and implementation of mitigation strategies.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of delivery programs for allocated projects
  • Liaising with design and production teams to ensure agreed programs are met
  • Tracking and management of allocated projects to meet agreed time and financial targets
  • Liaising with Procurement to ensure timely delivery of project materials
  • Oversee project administration, including variation processing
  • Reporting duties
  • Client management/updating duties

Skills and experience required to be successful in this role:

  • Previous experience in electrical switchboard production/manufacturing ideally as a Project Manager or Supervisor
  • Electrical trade background or Electrical Engineering degree
  • Project Management qualification desirable
  • MS Project experience preferred
  • Excellent communication skills and a true team player
  • Excellent planning and time management capabilities with high attention to detail and accuracy
  • Adaptable and flexible approach to work - a can do attitude

To apply for this position please select the Apply Now button and forward your resume in MS Word format only. For a confidential chat about the opportunity, please call Gillian Morrell on 0432 189 475.

PLEASE NOTE - To be considered for this position applicants must have the right to work in Australia. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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