Assistant Project Manager - Darwin

  • RPS
  • Katherine NT, Australia
  • 17 Nov, 2021
Full time Construction Defence and Aerospace Professional, Scientific and Technical Services Project Coordinator/Assistant

Job Description


RPS has an exciting permanent full-time opportunity available for Assistant Project Manager to join our RAAF Base Tindal team in Katherine on a permanent basis to assist in delivering a $1.1 billion major Defence project that will be delivered over the next six years.

Reporting to a Senior Project Manager, this position will undertake a range of duties including but not limited to assisting with the planning and coordination of the project to deliver outcomes, which meet the required standards on time and to a budget while satisfying the needs of the client/s and RPS.

You will enjoy working with RPS if you are committed to a role in project management that offers you scope, autonomy, challenge, collaboration and a place at the front line on major projects. We are offering you the opportunity to be part of our continued success, providing you with a challenging and rewarding role where your efforts will be recognised.


You will have a tertiary qualification in Project Management, Construction Management, Engineering, Architecture or equivalent related field; and;

  • Australian citizenship and holding or successfully obtaining and retaining a minimum Australian Government Baseline Security Clearance is mandatory.
  • 1 to 3 years of experience in the construction industry;
  • Excellent time management skills and attention to detail;
  • Well-developed presentation and communication skills;
  • Advanced skills using Microsoft Office suite including Word, Excel, and Outlook; and
  • The ability to use Microsoft Project is not essential but would be desirable.
  • AIPM Certified Practising Project Manager certification or equivalent would be viewed favourably.


RPS is a market-leading project management team that specialises in the delivery of large complex projects. You will have the opportunity to work with some of the most influential and talented leaders in the industry.

We are offering you the opportunity to be part of our continued success, providing you with an exciting and rewarding role where your efforts will be recognised. We also offer a wide range of employee benefits:

  • Fun and vibrant workplace culture
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional memberships
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Learning and talent development programs incl study assistance and online learning etc
  • Active social clubs, Active Lifestyle Allowance, Employee Assistance Program, Service Recognition and more+

If you have the above-mentioned skills and are looking for an exciting job opportunity within a rapidly expanding organisation, please click APPLY today!