Operations Project Lead

Who we are

Babcock International Group has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly skilled engineering services for over a century, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.

Across Australia and New Zealand, Babcock is a key contractor to Defence, emergency services and the oil and gas sectors, employing more than 1000 talented people and we’re growing.

We focus our specialist skills and knowledge to facilitate clients’ operational requirements, and our expertise across land, marine, aviation and training sectors provides engineering, sustainment and support services that keep the country moving. 

To provide you some local context, here are a few things we do across air, land and sea:

  • We’re in the air with emergency services, piloting and crewing air ambulances and search and rescue missions
  • We keep things moving on land, with integrated asset management and engineering services for vehicle fleets and infrastructure
  • We look after vessels as diverse as naval submarines and luxury yachts, with plenty in between, providing bow-to-stern sustainment and technical engineering support

 About our role - Operations Project Lead

Reporting to the Program Manager this position will drive leadership and change management to deliver project goals and a shared team purpose. Additionally it will responsible for delivering business results driven by Internal & External strategic engagement focusing on the overall end to end project requirements.

The key accountabilities for this position will include but not be limited to:

  • Manage all aspects of the projects to ensure timely completion of all activities to meet all contracts requirements with allocated budgets.

  • Provide leadership of program activities to support meeting and technical requirements

  • Plan, Schedule and co-ordinate all contract activities

  • Preparation of resourcing schedules and forecasts to meet project time and cost requirements/constraints

  • Point of contact with the customers, reporting on progress, any issues, organising payments and negotiating and variants

  • Maintain expenditure (labour, materials, expenses) with in project estimates

 About You

This role will align with a suitably qualified Operations Project Lead that has demonstrable experience in a complex engineering or defence environment and has align project financial reporting understanding. You will be a confident team player and possess exceptional leadership, time management and organisational skills coupled with an ability toprioritise, plan and organise yourworkload with a strong attention to detail. In order to be successful within this position you will require an ability to communicate and foster relationships with all internal and external stakeholders and with teams across all levels of the business.

Applicants must be eligible for an Australian Defence Security Clearance

Your future at Babcock – What we offer you

What sets us apart at Babcock? Babcock offers a supportive and engaging environment where you can drive change and grow your career, we promote and foster training and development and the opportunity to be part of something BIG.  Central to Babcock’s core values are health, safety and environment and diversity. If you’d like to be part of an exciting and engaged team, apply via the ‘Apply Now” button below.

To learn more about us visit  www.babcock.com.au




Job no: CMAI02208

Location: Osborne - SA

Closing Date: Wednesday, 8 April 2020