Project Engineer - Industrial Capital Projects

Job title : Project Engineer - Industrial Capital Projects
Location : Auckland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Kerry Rowlands
Job reference : KR71970

The Opportunity:

Working with an initial programme of work for large liquid storage tank off setting, you will typically have 2-3 projects to work on of varying duration's of 1- 6 months. Utilising your project engineering and project management expertise of similar CAPEX projects you will be involved from the front end, assisting with optioneering through to end to end management of project work. You will co-ordinate and manage a range of multidisciplinary consultants and contractors from inspection and verification organisations to coatings, electrical and controls contractors. The position is expected to pay in the range of $110K - $130 K for suitably experienced professionals.

This is a critical role providing project management on a range of engineering and maintenance related work, ensuring design and construction complies with relevant industrial codes and standards. As part of a high performing Project Engineering team you will contribute to the ongoing success of critical assets and storage facilities.

Key responsibilities:

  • Developing and preparing business cases, from initial project feasibility and planning analysis

  • Prepare tender documents and manage the tender process

  • Prepare contract documentation, monitor and report on project financial and project engineering progress

  • Assist the Manager to prioritise new items in Asset register and include in the Maintenance Plan

  • Lead Engineering and Maintenance audits and reviews as required

  • Ensure compliance with internal HSE Management System and safe execution of all project engineering work

  • Liaise with and support internal operations team ensuring minimal disruption to operational activities

Your Skills:

  • Tertiary qualified in Mechanical or Process Engineering

  • Local industrial or process engineering experience working to AS / NZ standards and regulations

  • Experienced working in a highly regulated, hazardous environment

  • Demonstrate a strong focus and genuine interest in HSE leadership / management

  • Knowledge and ability to understand, interpret and translate engineering drawings and engineering codes and standards

  • Project Management and Engineering experience for capital projects involving large storage tanks for bulk liquid storage (e.g oil, gas, chemical, dairy, water)

  • Able to work at an independent level with minimal supervision

  • A strong continuous improvement mindset and aligned training such as Six Sigma, 5 S, Kaizen or similar

As a Fixed-Term ONLY applicants in Auckland or with an imminent pending move and current unrestricted work rights for New Zealand will be considered for this role. The position is well suited to a contractor or someone seeking an interim role over the coming year.

Apply online, send your application to quoting ref: KR71970 or call Kerry on 09 951 5006 or 021 917 913