Services Manager - Laing O'Rourke - Brisbane, QLD

Location: Regional QLD
Job Type: Full time
Reference: 74204

About Laing O’Rourke


Laing O’Rourke is a $6 billion international operation with 50 years of involvement in Australian construction and infrastructure including more than a decade under the Laing O’Rourke banner. The business is currently delivering some of Australia’s most exciting projects across the transport, building construction, defence, airports, mining, civil and social infrastructure sectors. Laing O’Rourke is committed to becoming the recognised leader for innovation and excellence in the construction industry and has twice been named as one of Australia’s Top 10 most innovative businesses by BRW Magazine.
About the role


We are currently seeking expressions of interest for the position of Services Manager in Brisbane, QLD.


This position will initially be based in our Brisbane Head Office supporting our work winning team and then will convert into a Project role.


This is a permanent, full-time vacancy, which offers excellent career prospects with a privately-owned, people-oriented, tier 1 constructor, and an international engineering enterprise. Our region is growing, and this is a great opportunity to grow with us and be part of some exciting projects.


Key responsibilities


As Services Manager, you will be involved in the complete lifecycle of the project from tender submission, design phase, procurement of supply chain partners, construction and commissioning to final completion.


The role will encompass the management of the services components of Mechanical, Electrical, Hydraulics, Fire and Vertical Transportation.

You will be required to manage design, liaise with local authorities, create trade package scope of works, provide input into the construction delivery and also be responsible for commissioning management and execution.


You will have


A relevant trade qualification or Engineering degree in a services discipline, extensive experience with Services/Utilities, strong delivery focus, and ideally 10+ years’ experience in delivering building or rail infrastructure projects. Experience in delivering defence projects would be beneficial.




At Laing O’Rourke we work hard to create an environment that brings out the very best in our people.


We believe in building careers – not just creating jobs and in putting our people at the heart of everything we do.
We want to equip all Laing O’Rourke people with the skills they need to be part of a dynamic Engineering Enterprise and ensure they feel supported in their roles and rewarded for their efforts.


We have our own specialised learning and development programme, providing access to industry-leading learning tools to help every employee acquire the core competencies and skills needed to compete in this fast-changing environment.    


Laing O'Rourke is committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.


Applications from recruitment agencies will not be considered.