Senior Project Engineer

Job Title: Senior Project Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Reference: DK011
Contact Name: Duey Kol
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 26, 2022 14:35

Job Description

The Project
A joint venture of Tier 1 companies have been successful in securing the contract to deliver a major project in Sydney.

With works commenced in early 2022, the project scope includes the construction of tunnels and associated works, linking two motorways.

The Opportunity

We are seeking an experienced Senior Project Engineer/Project Engineer to join our Tunnel Team. Reporting to the Tunnel Project Manager, and based onsite, in this role you will be responsible for coordinating planning, design interface, program and construction methods for the tunnel excavation and civil fit-out works. This role has the potential to integrate into the delivery team.
The key responsibilities will include:
  • Develop methodologies for delivery of excavation and civil fit-out works activities
  • Leading the delivery of packages of tunnel excavation, civil works and pavements, while coordinating with the wider team
  • Oversee the development and implementation of construction methods on site in consultation with the Senior Managers and Superintendent
  • Productivity monitoring of works and reporting
  • Procuring Materials and Subcontractors
  • Assist/Coordinate the approval of permanent materials 
  • Manage interfaces with other sections of the project
  • Develop and implement a positive safety culture across the project
  • Verify the implementation and monitoring of all safety procedures on site
  • Reviewing Design Packages to optimise solutions and ensure constructability
  • Contribute to a ‘One Team’ culture so that site teams cooperate and integrate effectively
  • Ensure team members are clear on their responsibilities – provide regular feedback to ensure effective performance and develop team members for succession opportunities
  • Ensure project team members are fully aware of community, environment, quality and HR requirements and hold team to account in these areas
About You
To be successful in this role, you will have:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Mining Engineering 
  • High level verbal and written communication skills 
  • Proven experience in successfully delivering large work packages
  • Prior experience in roadheader tunnel excavation, waterproofing and tunnel civil construction  is preferred
  • Ability to effectively manage budgets, systems and stakeholders to achieve an exceptional outcome 
 The successful candidate will be required to hold a current Construction Industry Induction Card (White Card or equivalent) and undergo a medical assessment (including drug and alcohol testing) prior to commencement.

If this is the role for you please click apply or get in touch with: 
Duey Kol 0405 402 424 /