Project Manager

Location: Sydney
Job Type: Contract
Reference: 392259

The ideal candidate will be a highly experienced, professional project manager with an exceptional ability to manage and nurture customer relationships while collaborating closely with field staff. Experience with mission or life critical networks is highly advantageous.
The Project Manager will be responsible for;

  • Managing the project through various project cycle phases – phase 1 (lab testing), phase 2 (feasibility studies and audits), phase 3 deployment and cutover
  • Set up detailed operational deployment and resourcing plan including assisting with recruitment of field teams  
  • Manage lab testing, despatch, feeder cable and antenna installation and basestation commissioning of analogue radio P25 system with live cutover
  • Detailed planning, coordination and deployment of multiple field teams 
  • Managing detailed scope and cost variations
  • Daily coordination and direction of multiple technical teams
  • Provide high level expertise in project WHS compliance (producing project safety plan and co-ordinate with Vertel project staff to ensure WHS documentation is of adequate standard)
  • Site feasibility program  
  • Overseeing the install proposal based on site feasibility as well as Network build phase including as-built and commissioning  
  • Overseeing technical design and process documentation
  • Producing detailed plans and oversee deployment and procurement of hardware
  • Enforce site owner induction requirements
  • Advanced skills in change management process as this is a dynamic environment




  • Minimum 5 years Project Management Experience at a similar level within the Telecommunications industry
  • Experience in with P25 radio networks highly desirable  
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Exceptional organisation skills incorporating time management, planning and resource allocation 
  • High level of professionalism and maturity in managing stakeholder expectations and delivering positive project outcomes
  • High level of personal accountability and self-motivation
  • Positive attitude and pragmatic approach to challenging situations
  • Formal project management certification in at least 1 common discipline/framework (Prince 2, PMBOK, PMP, MSP)
  • Experience with common Project Management tools – MS Office suite (Excel, Visio, PowerPoint, Word) and MS Project.

If this role is of interest please apply or call Andy at 0422015130.