Project Manager

Start your career with Rork Projects

Rork Projects is an award-winning construction company with a national footprint.

Our highly sought-after Cadet Program is an incredible opportunity for budding construction managers to gain professional, first-hand experience within a leading, national construction company.

As an Indigenous business, Rork Projects has a commitment to strengthening Indigenous business growth and participation. As an important extension of the program cadets will be exposed to both the challenges and opportunities that come with being an Indigenous business, improving their awareness and understanding of Indigenous issues.

Through the program, cadets will gain valuable experience across all essential areas of project delivery – including estimating, finance, site management, contracts administration, project management, and safety and quality.

Cadets will be strongly supported throughout the program, with clear communication of expectations, regular meetings, thorough inductions and progress updates. Over the course of the program managers will work with cadets to give them the experience and confidence to work independently within the company.

After a successful 12 months, cadets may be offered a permanent employment opportunity at Rork Projects that aligns with their interests.

The Program Outline is detailed below:

  • Safety Management, distribute, amend and implement project specific PMP
  • Ensure building methodology on site is the safest possible
  • Manage time to ensure each project being managed is delivered in accordance with the programme
  • Evaluate and respond to all sub-contractor EOT claims
  • Compile all head contract EOT claims
  • Manage all project financials including trade, consultant and supplier contract awards
  • Responsibility and management of all expenditure for project preliminaries
  • Demonstrate overall project leadership and control
  • Develop favourable client, consultant and contractor relationships acting at all times with respect and dignity
Skills & experience required
  • Degree / Diploma in Project Management / Construction Management
  • Significant experience in construction project management role
  • A track record in delivery of refurbishment / fitout / commercial new build projects
  • Ability to lead a project team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Project planning and financial control
  • Knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote safe work places