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Project Manager (Construction)

About us:

Established in 2007, CDC Data Centres is Australia’s leading operator of sovereign, secure, world-class data centre facilities.

Headquartered in Canberra with multiple facilities in the ACT, NSW and New Zealand, CDC’s diversified operations provide secure data centre configurations that support co-location, containerised and hyperscale compute environments with all campuses interconnected with high-speed carrier grade networks.

At CDC we are passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that promotes and values diversity. We believe that everyone’s unique experiences enable us to deliver meaningful benefits for our people, our clients and communities. Our mission is to attract, retain and grow the world’s best data centre team.

Our people are responsive, innovative and trusted in supporting our customers. Together, we configure the landscape to meet the security, reliability, connectivity and sustainability needs for today and tomorrow.

About the Role:

We have opportunities for two experienced Construction/Project Manager to join our Project Management Office in Sydney or Canberra. The primary purpose of this role is to effectively manage allocated projects and support high quality outcomes that comply with the requirements of PMO. The role provides high level support during initiation, planning and delivery phase of construction projects to meet client expectations as well as the company’s business objectives.


  • Responsible for the planning and execution of construction projects and overseeing their progress along the way in a timely and cost-effective manner.
  • Overall accountability for site activities including OH&S
  • Management of key deliverables throughout the construction phase including value management, safety initiatives, structural adequacies and general management of lead contractors
  • Assist the Construction Manager with forecasting, budget control, program time-line updates, and company procedures/systems
  • Maintaining compliance with specifications and standards
  • Prepare documents as required throughout the life of the project
  • Organise and manage site inductions if and when necessary.

About You:

  • Minimum 10 years’ experience as a Construction/Project Manager (ideally with Data Centre building)
  • A strong safety focus
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Sound knowledge of key stakeholder requirements and the ability to communicate through the following construction channels, ACONEX and BIM model
  • Understanding of mechanical & electrical elements throughout the base build
  • Principles of supervision, training, performance evaluation and professional development
  • Excellent written, interpersonal and communication skills.


Australian citizenship and ability to obtain an NV1 Security Clearance

Application Process

If you are looking for an opportunity to play a vital role in a fast-growing Australian technology company and be part of our amazing team, please email your resume and cover letter to


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