Project Delivery Manager Job Description

Project Delivery Manager job description

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Project Delivery Manager Job Description

A Project delivery manager oversees the execution of engineering projects, ensuring that they are completed on time, within budget, and in compliance with regulatory standards. They play a pivotal role in coordinating project teams, addressing technical challenges, and maintaining effective communication with clients to achieve successful project delivery and client satisfaction.


  • Defining and documenting project scope and resource requirements
  • Setting timelines for deliverables
  • Defining and managing priorities against the available capacity of team members
  • Negotiating with internal and external stakeholders
  • Creating a collaborative, innovative and efficient working culture
  • Optimising processes and team productivity
  • Supervising project documentation
  • Taking responsibility for project milestone delivery


  • More than five years of post-graduate experience in a related field
  • Previous experience within construction management or project management
  • Previous experience managing people, health and safety, quality, environment, commercial reporting and contractual administration
  • Professional experience within civil projects (experience within the infrastructure or marine environment is highly regarded)
  • Previous skills and experience managing specialist subcontractors, contractors, and consultants to deliver successful projects
  • A good understanding and demonstrative knowledge of modern civil construction techniques and project management approaches
  • Excellent communication skills

Working Conditions

Average Salary

  • $140k – $160k per year in Australia
  • $130k – $150k per year in New Zealand

Salary is based on © SEEK© Indeed and © Talent statistics and research.

This Project Delivery Manager job description is a guideline only and will vary depending on the company, project and location within the Australian/New Zealand market.

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