Job Details - Project Development Manager

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496657 Engin, Construct & Maint Contractor Engineering and Project management
Up to 3 years Full Time Contract Strathpine TRP up to $162,000 76 hour fortnight4 weeks leave


Please note: the appointed wage level will be dependent upon the successful candidates level of experience, skills and qualifications.


Moreton Bay Regional Council is Australia's third largest local government, conveniently located between the Brisbane CBD and the Sunshine Coast.

The Moreton Bay Region is a diverse area, spanning more than 2000 square kilometres and boasting everything from rural townships to urban centres, coastal villages and thriving business precincts – We've Got It All.

Moreton Bay Regional Council employs more than 1700 staff dedicated to servicing the needs and enhancing the lifestyle of more than 425,000 residents. With your skills, join council's team and help make a difference to one of South-East Queensland's fastest growing urban areas.  

The role

Your responsibilities will include guiding the planning phase activities for the forward capital works program and ensuring senior management are regularly informed of the progress of the projects, particularly in relation to issues inhibiting delivery and/or which are considered beyond the scope of the position. You will prepare and issue concise project scoping documents, manage and coordinate projects and resources, for the project management of municipal infrastructure projects.


To be successful in this role you must possess a tertiary qualification with substantial experience in the field of construction, engineering or capital infrastructure and have extensive experience and skill in the development of policies, procedures and reports which enable council to establish priorities in the areas most affected by infrastructure issues. You will be experienced in developing and maintaining systems and procedures, performance measures and evaluation of work practices to improve the performance of the department. 


This role with Council offers excellent working conditions, generous employer funded superannuation benefits (up to 12%) in addition to four weeks paid leave. Council’s office locations have local parking on-site and are in close proximity to public transport networks.

Work Location

Please note that whilst the current work location for this position is specified above, staff may be required to transfer to any of council's work locations with notice. Council currently has administration offices located at Caboolture, Strathpine and Redcliffe as well as depots, libraries and a range of other facilities located throughout the region.

How to Apply

Click on the 'Apply' button below to complete your online application. Please upload your current resume that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role. Applicants will need to attach the following documents:

  • A current resumé or curriculum vitæ
  • A covering letter or expression of interest (maximum 2 pages) which details your suitability for the role.

Role Description

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Further Information

To obtain further details please contact council's Customer Service Team, telephone (07) 3205 0555.

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