Project Manager – Solar Energy Project – North Queensland

  • Queensland
  • Permanent
  • Wed Apr 4 01:01:02 2018
  • 200007039

From our origins in 1898, RCR has grown to become one of Australia’s most diversified engineering and infrastructure companies, providing intelligent engineering solutions to the Infrastructure, Energy and Resources sectors. Through our in-house expertise we provide a comprehensive range of solutions for our customers.

The RCR team has over 3,400 people supporting major projects across our extensive network of operations in Australia, New Zealand and SE Asia.


RCR Infrastructure is at the forefront of solar revolution and powering forward to a better energy future, securing major projects within the Renewable Energies sector. With 800MW of renewable projects currently under construction, we are seeking an experienced Project Manager with a background working on large construction / engineering projects to join us in the delivery of a Solar Energy project in North Queensland.

We are now recruiting for a Project Manager, ideally with experience of working on Utility Solar projects to work on a specific project based in regional North Queensland. Solar experience is desirable but not essential.

Reporting to Project Director, the primary purpose of this position is to single point accountability for the project development and delivery.


  • Plan, schedule, manage and co-ordinate assigned solar project to ensure completion in accordance with design requirements and time and cost constraints to achieve profit objectives.
  • Positive stakeholder management, strong leadership and communication skills.
  • Your decisions and actions are consistent with company policies and actively promote RCR’s image and maintain good client relationships.


  • Tertiary qualifications in electrical or construction engineering or a related discipline.
  • 10+ years’ experience as a Civil Engineer / Project Manager on infrastructure projects.
  • Large scale project management experience.
  • Demonstrated leadership and supervisory skills to achieve required cost, quality and time schedules with proven skills in negotiation and problem solving (5+ years).
  • Ability to liaise diplomatically and effectively with senior management, client, subcontractors and staff.
  • Exposure to projects in excess of $25 million in construction value
  • Demonstrated commitment to, and knowledge of HSE and Quality Management.
  • Townsville/QLD location

If you have the skills and experience that we are looking for, click “Apply” to submit your resume.

Please note: This role is being sourced through RCR Tomlinson directly and we will not accept applications via external recruitment agencies. If you wish to be considered, please apply directly.

The successful applicant will be required to provide contactable references and undergo a pre-employment medical and Drug & Alcohol test.

RCR is a company built on integrity with an absolute commitment to safety, performance excellence and developing productive, sustainable, mutually beneficial partnerships with our employees, clients and the wider community.

Our Values:

  • Integrity in all aspects of our business while maintaining the highest professional standards;
  • Mutual respect of our employees, customers, shareholders, the community and other stakeholders;
  • Open and honest communication; and
  • Commitment to our goals

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