Project Manager - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee



Project Manager

The Company

Kellogg Brown and Root (KBR) is a leading Defence and Government professional services provider. KBR Australia has been engaged in working with Defence and Defence Industry for over 20 years and has core competencies in program and project management, engineering, asset management, integrated logistics support, procurement, and training solutions, and provides in-depth expertise to a wide range of projects within the Defence sector.

The Role

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to join a dynamic team of professionals in a growing Defence environment. As Project Manager, you will work to plan, organise, coordinate, and control engineering projects in accordance with the established policies, procedures, systems, and requirements approved by the company.

Your key responsibilities will include, managing and executing project plan and capability life cycle, strategy development with respect to facility acquisition, development and ongoing management whilst ensuring financial and performance accountability, and be the point of contact for all aspects related to stakeholder management – both internal and external.

Required Qualifications, Experience and Knowledge

  • Considerable experience (7-10 years or more) in Project Management or similar roles within CASG/ADF or Defence Industry.
  • Tertiary qualification in project management or engineering.
  • Experience managing large Defence contracts across acquisition.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Extensive stakeholder management skills and experience with both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Experience in relating project/program advice to various business areas.
  • Must be an Australian Citizen with a current AGSVA NV1 security clearance (at a minimum).

Benefits of KBR

KBR is committed to supporting the professional development of staff at every stage of their career through in-house training, performance rewards and structured career paths. We offer a competitive package of lifestyle benefits that include family-friendly work hours. KBR is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing an inclusive and diverse work environment. We encourage candidates of all abilities to apply.

If you’re ready to shape tomorrow, let’s get started. Apply Now!

KBR acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and their continuing connections to land, sea, community and culture. We pay our respects to Elders past and present.

As a Major Service Provider of the Australian Defence Force, a security clearance will be required and compliance to International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). As such, our hiring decisions are based on the key requirements of each role and candidates are selected based on their unique strengths and experiences.

Additional benefits include:

  • Annual salary review
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Income protection
  • Salary packaging and Novated leases
  • Life/Health insurance discounts
  • End of trip facilities (some sites)
  • Employee stock purchase plans
  • Paid parental leave
  • Paid reservist leave