Project Manager - Mackay Based

Job Description

About Walz

Walz Group is one of Queensland’s largest family-owned industrial infrastructure groups. We were founded as a family business back in 1976 by Colin Walz and while we have grown and matured into a much more sophisticated business since those early days, we remain firmly grounded in the family values of integrity, respect, and long-lasting relationships.


Our opportunity

To support our ongoing growth Walz Group is currently seeking a highly motivated Project Manager to join our team. The position is a full-time permanent opportunity based predominately on site in the Bowen Basin.


Objectives of this role

  • Build and develop the project team to ensure maximum performance, by providing purpose, direction, and motivation.
  • Lead projects from requirements definition through deployment, identifying schedules, scopes, budget estimations, and implementation plans, including risk mitigation.
  • Coordinate internal and external resources to ensure that projects adhere to scope, schedule, and budget.
  • Analyse project status and, when necessary, revise the scope, schedule, or budget to ensure that project requirements can be met
  • Establish and maintain relationships with relevant client stakeholders, providing day-to-day contact on project status and changes



  • Establish and maintain processes for managing scope during the project lifecycle, setting quality and performance standards and assessing risks
  • Develop and maintain partnerships with third-party resources, including vendors and suppliers.
  • Assign and monitor resources to ensure project efficiency and maximize deliverables.
  • Report project outcomes and/or risks to the appropriate management channels and escalate issues, as necessary, according to project work plan
  • Develop and negotiate project deliverables with all stakeholders on a best for project basis.
  • Have the flexibility to work varied rosters 


Required skills and qualifications

  • Four or more years of project management experience
  • Experience in using Primavera P6 preferred but not essential
  • Strong attention to deadlines and budgetary guidelines
  • Proven success working with all levels of management.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent presentation skills


What we can offer

  • A full-time position.
  • A salary that will recognise the qualifications, experience, and skills of the successful applicant.
  • Opportunity to contribute - as a member of the line management team you will have input to the future direction of the projects and workforce development 
  • Comfort and security that only a business that embraces family values can offer


Apply Now: 

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If you would like any further information about the role or to have a confidential discussion, please email and include the reference WALZ2357.