Project Manager

  • Iluka Resources
  • Adelaide SA, Australia
  • 18 Feb, 2021
Full time Consultant Project Manager

Job Description

Iluka Resources is an international mineral sands company with expertise in exploration, development, mining, processing, marketing and rehabilitation. Our purpose is to deliver sustainable value for our employees and all stakeholders.

With over 3000 direct employees, our people are the foundation of our business and are vital to our success now and into the future. Iluka offers a safe, empowering and inclusive work environment that is as diverse as the communities in which we operate.

About The Role

An exciting opportunity exists for a self-motivated, experienced and capable Project Manager to join Iluka’s Project Services & Sustaining Capital team. This position will work a 9-day fortnight roster of 5/2, 4/3, based in Iluka’s Adelaide office for 5 days and then based on-site at the Jacinth-Ambrosia operation for 4 days of the following week.

The main focus of the role will be in establishing a sound rationale for a variety of projects and sustaining maintenance activities, ensuring they are delivered efficiently. The incumbent will manage a portfolio of projects and sustaining maintenance works, liaising closely with on-site operational teams and subject matter experts throughout the business to scope and execute projects.

This role requires an experienced and motivated individual that can work with a high level of autonomy and has capability through the full range of sustaining capital projects from business case and scope development through to management of engineering and construction contractors.

About You

To be successful for this role, you will have:

  • Degree in Engineering (e.g. Mechanical, Electrical, Civil or Process).
  • 5-10 years’ mining industry experience, predominantly in projects and with significant exposure to site construction, operations and maintenance.
  • Strong project team management of third-party vendors, consultants and contractors on resource projects.
  • Self-motivated and has the ability to work with a high level of autonomy.
  • Sound understanding of project business case and scope development.
  • Sound understanding of project, engineering and construction management.
  • Sound understanding of project controls (estimating, scheduling and cost control) and project reporting.

What We Offer

If successful, you will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package and the opportunity to be part of a values-driven company, committed to your professional development.

If you share our values, you have the skills and experience to help us to succeed and deliver sustainable value, apply now.

Applications close: 1st March 2021.


"We seek to attract and retain the best people while building and maintaining a diverse, sustainable and high achieving workforce. We strive to provide a safe workplace that is free from harassment and discrimination. We respect and encourage diversity in a workforce that reflects our communities."