Job Details

Project Manager/ Project Development Manager to $300k+ Pkg

  • WA - Perth
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • $280k - $300k+ Pkg

About Our Client & Project
As an ASX-Listed junior miner making the transition into the mid-tier level, our client is embarking on an exciting journey to become a global leader in the industrial minerals sector, with approvals granted for the development and execution of a $1bn greenfield project in the Pilbara, set to be one of the largest of its kind in Australia, and potential to become the largest in the world over time.

With a 4 year program of works, this is a long-term opportunity to take this project from FID stage, right through construction and commissioning. This project is guaranteed to be a defining project in the Industrial Minerals sector for years to come.

About You
In order to qualify for selection, you will be able to demonstrate the following skills and attributes:
  • Degree Qualified (Civil/ Mechanical or Equivalent)
  • Proven track record in leading/ managing large-scale construction projects in the mining sector involving process plant.
  • Experience in both EPC & EPCM environments with an awareness of construction complexities on both sides.
  • Minimum 15 years in Project Management roles within the mining sector
  • Strong contractual and commercial acumen, with the ability to prepare and manage budgets and cash flow management.
  • Outstanding communication and leadership qualities
Reporting into the Project Director, your responsibilities will change as appropriate according to the project stages but will include the following:
  • Manage the engineering of the various project elements
  • Develop and implement engineering policies, standards, plans and procedures for the engineering and technical work
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, preparing budgets, bids, and contracts
  • Assist in developing the contracting strategy for various construction packages to be tendered and awarded and ensuring the Owner’s Team seamlessly integrate with the lead execution contractor
  • Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs whilst measuring project performance using appropriate methods
Benefits & Rewards
This is unquestionably an exciting opportunity to bring a fresh and innovative project to the Pilbara landscape of which hasn’t been seen for over 20 years and promises to disrupt the status quo. With a multidisciplined scope of works, it will bring challenges and equal job satisfaction as you take it through the various stages.

As a Perth based role, and infrequent travel to site as required, salary is expected to be circa $250k-$260k + Super + Incentives subject to the experience of the successfully appointed Project Manager.
Shortlisting will commence IMMEDIATELY for an imminent appointment
This is a critical role for our client, and shortlisting will commence immediately. Please submit your resume online, or contact Mike Gray on 08 9441 4862 for more information. Inquiries can be directed to

Mike Gray
Director - Infracon Australia| BA (Hons) BTech

About Infracon Australia
We are a Perth-based specialist engineering and construction recruitment business, providing professional placements to civil, mining and building contractors to help drive the growth across the infrastructure, resources and construction sectors Australia-wide.