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SMEC Design Delivery Manager – Water Infrastructure | South Australia Full Time in Adelaide SA

SMEC

Branch Adelaide SA AU

Position:
Design Delivery Manager – Water Infrastructure | South Australia
Location:
Adelaide SA

A track record building mutually successful client relationships, based on trust. Identifying, winning and delivering water infrastructure projects, with a…

Global engineering consultancy with great career opportunities
Opportunity to work on a variety of interesting projects both locally and internationally
Friendly working environment across the business
About SMEC

SMEC has joined forces with Surbana Jurong to provide global engineering and consultancy expertise in urban, infrastructure and management advisory. Our new partnership has created a talent pool of 13,000 dedicated people working across a network of 100 offices in 40 countries.

SMEC have recently been appointed to the SA Water Engineering panel for a period of 3.5 years with an option for a 4 year extension. In addition to our regular water industry design services, this creates an exciting opportunity for SMEC to grow our Adelaide team with key design and delivery skills in order to meet and exceed our client’s expectations. We are looking for a water infrastructure client facing leader to demonstrate their ability and capability to tender for, win and deliver design projects under SA Water and Contractor requirements. Additionally, this role will also include a variety of other clients requiring water infrastructure solutions across the state.

SMEC offers the successful candidate a broad range of exciting work opportunities across our water business which deliver projects in a range of sectors including utilities, mining, environmental, transport, hydropower and irrigation.

We are committed to developing our people. We encourage them to see things differently, to be creative, to push boundaries and to work on a broad range of projects that help build a better future.

Consistently recognised for technical excellence and design innovation, SMEC continues to receive industry awards and accolades from around the world.

The role

We are currently seeking an experienced Design Delivery Manager to join our Water Infrastructure team based in our Adelaide office.

The role requires an experienced Team Leader with competent management and business development (e.g. industry profiling activities; sourcing new clients; repeat work from existing clients) skills to expand the water team capability in the region and source business opportunities to support the ongoing activities of a leading multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy.

With a minimum of 10 years’ industry experience, you will play a key role in:

Providing input to the South Australia business plan and implementing the team’s components of the plan
Identifying, winning and delivering water infrastructure projects, with a particular focus on SA Water and its Construction Contractors
Contributing to the growth of the team through targeted client relationship management and business development activity
Managing the commercial performance of the team
Effective management and leadership of the team to ensure optimal performance, resourcing, retention and professional development
Providing input to projects at a project management and/or review level to achieve reliable project performance in terms of both timeliness and quality

With a track record of achievement in a similar role, you will have gained your experience in an engineering design consultancy and have a passion for building trusted relationships to drive positive change and win new work.

Suitable applicants will have/be:
A Bachelor of Engineering
10+ years’ industry experience in Water Infrastructure (preferably in the South Australian market)
Professional Engineer and / or Registered Professional Engineer or equivalent
A track record in managing a range of projects from $30k to $1m successfully to budget, timeframe and client specifications
The ability to prepare successful proposals with the correct scope and budget
Experience submitting technical reports to a high standard requiring minimal correction; and provide final review of reports
Proven capability to manage, develop and resource a team effectively
A track record building mutually successful client relationships, based on trust

In return, SMEC offers you the benefits that come from working in a global multidisciplinary consultancy in an environment where your fresh ideas and enthusiasm will be welcomed and rewarded.

How to apply

All applications must be submitted online. To apply, click on the “Apply Now” link below and follow the prompts.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity, please contact David Wood on [email protected]

To find out more about SMEC, please visit our careers page at www.smec.com/careers

All recruitment activities go through our Resourcing function and currently, this role doesn’t require agency input. Please do not forward resumes directly to SMEC employees/managers; we do not accept unsolicited resumes and are not responsible for any associated fees.

SMEC have recently been appointed to the SA Water Engineering panel for a period of 3.5 years with an option for a 4 year extension. In addition to our regular water industry design services, this creates an exciting opportunity for SMEC to grow our Adelaide team with key design and delivery skills in order to meet and exceed our client’s expectations. We are looking for a water infrastructure client facing leader to demonstrate their ability and capability to tender for, win and deliver design projects under SA Water and Contractor requirements. Additionally, this role will also include a variety of other clients requiring water infrastructure solutions across the state.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Adelaide, SA, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-15
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