Project Manager, Facilities at Provectus Algae

Full-Time, Biology, Action St Facility, Queensland full-time
Description
Posted 12 days ago

Our mission is to bring sustainable biology to the world. Provectus uses Precision Photosynthesis® to accelerate nature in a proprietary biomanufacturing platform to produce some of the world's most valuable specialty ingredients, enabling industries in new ways and driving the next wave of agriculture, consumer and therapeutics products.  

Headquartered in the idyllic Noosa, Australia our team has built a viable, scalable and sustainable product development and biomanufacturing platform. We are now scaling operations, bringing products to global markets and expanding our product development pipeline to meet the demand from some of the world’s largest corporations.

The Project Manager, Facilities will report to the Head of Operations and is responsible for leading facilities development from project initiation to fit-out. You will have the confidence to learn new technologies, execute initial production runs and maintain accurate and precise reports on time in a dynamic and changing environment. The position will also work collaboratively with the biologics team, software engineers, automation teams and provides a unique opportunity to join a tight knit and highly motivated team of proven professionals. 

Responsibilities:

  • Leadership in contract negotiation, sub leasing, general building works and commissioning
  • Lead a team of administrators and fabricators
  • Project manage office relocations, fit outs and new build works
  • Lead, develop and implement the OH&S processes
  • Develop and implement a facilities maintenance plan and schedule preventative maintenance
  • Develop and oversee water treatment and process engineering works for plant operation
  • Implement GMP and PC2 compliance
  • Organise office equipment, procurement and replacement of new assets and services
  • Work with Senior Management on projects to approve overall expenditures
  • Any other ad-hoc assignments

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Qualifications/Skills:

  • A minimum of 8 years' experience in Facilities and Building Management within a corporate environment
  • Strong leadership and project management skills
  • Strong excel spreadsheet reporting
  • Strong ownership and people skills to liaise with internal and external customers
  • Ability to drive projects
  • Customer relationship management, problem solving, decision making and logistics organisation 
  • Good analytical and high adaptability skills
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Committed, fast worker and able to meet and withstand the high demands of a fast paced environment
  • Ability to engage a small team and develop innovative ideas
  • Tenacious, focused and have the ability to self-manage
  • Good negotiation and influencing skills

Opportunities we offer:

  • Opportunity to live and work on the Sunshine Coast
  • Work life balance to allow the opportunity to enjoy the location
  • The opportunity to work in a company on the forefront of sustainable products for the future
  • A diverse and inclusive workplace
  • Robust internal culture with monthly team events

We are a progressive, creative and imaginative team that firmly believes in diversity and equal opportunity as we build a world-leading organisation. We want the right people on the bus who strive to learn, aim for excellence and take pride in their achievements.