Project Manager / Construction Manager

Location: Johor Bahru
Client type:
Contact: Ethan Tan
Reference: 1948
Posted: 25 days ago
We are currently representing a leading logistics built-to-suit operator, which is expanding into the digital infrastructure sector with a pioneering hyperscale data centre project in Johor Bahru (JB). We're seeking an experienced Project Manager/Construction Manager to join our team as a trailblazer in this exciting new venture. This candidate will lead the development and construction of our inaugural hyperscale data centre in JB. As a key member of our team, you will oversee the entire project lifecycle, from planning to delivery, ensuring timely, within-budget, and high-quality completion. Your expertise will help the organization set the standard for future projects in this sector.

Key Responsibilities:
- Lead the project team, including contractors, consultants, and stakeholders
- Develop and manage project plans, schedules, budgets, and resources
- Ensure compliance with industry standards, regulations, and company policies
- Coordinate with cross-functional teams, including design, procurement, and operations
- Manage risks, conflicts, and changes throughout the project lifecycle
- Collaborate with local authorities and stakeholders to obtain necessary permits and approvals
- Ensure safety, quality, and environmental standards are met
- Monitor progress, identify potential issues, and implement corrective actions
- Develop and maintain relationships with key stakeholders, including clients and partners

Key Requirements:
- Bachelor's degree in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering or related field
- Minimum 8-10 years of experience in managing at least 2 cycles of data centers construction projects from start to finish
- Proven track record of delivering projects on time, within budget, and with high quality
- Strong knowledge of construction management principles, practices, and regulations
- Excellent leadership, communication, and problem-solving skills
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and adapt to changing priorities
- Familiarity with industry-standard project management tools and software
- Professional certification in project management (PMP, PRINCE2, etc.)
- Experience in managing hyperscale data centre projects or similar large-scale industrial facilities
- Knowledge of data centre design and operations
- Familiarity with local regulations and standards in JB

If you're a seasoned project management professional looking for a new challenge, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity to shape the future of our company in the digital infrastructure sector.