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Amy Knowles

Amy Knowles

Project Manager

Amy is a talented project management professional with a background spanning multiple facets of the construction industry. This enables her to focus on supporting projects through meeting peoples’ needs and delivering a high standard of work. With a seamless communication style between all project partners, Amy ensures projects progress smoothly and are completed successfully.

As a results driven individual with outstanding planning and organisation skills, Amy is adept at preparing and managing construction programmes to align with client needs and expectations, while adhering to all protocols and requirements. She takes ownership of her work and uses her initiative to bring about positive results.


In her previous Project Management role at Optimum Projects, Amy was responsible for four projects within a live prison environment. With a complex client setup and numerous stakeholders, Amy ensured that the client was able to maintain business as usual while contractors adhered to strict security requirements.

In addition to outstanding client relationship skills, Amy’s experience in project reporting, managing defects liability, traffic management plans, construction methodologies, risk register management makes her a valued member of the RDT Pacific team.

Qualifications and Memberships

  • Graduate Certificate in Project Management, Southern Institute of Project Management
  • Bachelor of Science (Psychology), Massey University
  • Te Reo Māori Tahi, Unitec Institute of Technology
  • Certificate in Project Task Management, Ace Computer Training