Senior Project Engineer

Job title : Senior Project Engineer
Location : Townsville
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Jeremy Innes or Teti Tela
Job reference : JI71763

RobLawMax is representing a well-regarded, long-standing civil construction contractor who has enjoyed a number of recent contract awards throughout Queensland and the Northern Territory. These contracts, combined with exciting upcoming prospects in the mining, energy and water infrastructure sectors sees them requiring an additional Senior Project Engineer within their team.

You will be responsible for all cost control, scheduling, contract administration, progress / production reporting and client documentation for a $100m+ mining infrastructure project. You will report to the Project Manager and gain Project Management experience in an acting capacity while they are on R&R.

Within this Senior Project Engineer position, you will utilise your ability to:

  • Develop and enhance construction methodologies (bulk earthworks) that optimise plant & labour, and exceed production targets

  • Manage cost and maintain robust forecasts and cost to complete, as well as utilise your scheduling skills to track production rates and forecast potential bottlenecks

  • Integrate and motivate engineering and construction personnel to achieve project goals

  • Develop strong working relationships with client counterparts and subcontractors

  • Understand contracts with the ability to meet compliance and reporting obligations

  • Recognise work outside of scope and ensure it is claimed, combined with the ability to prepare and negotiate claims for delays, EOT etc

  • Exceed client documentation expectations and set benchmark for HSE compliance

In return for your skills you will receive a base salary of between $160-180k pa + super + 20% uplift.

To learn more about this role, and similar opportunities that exist within this sector please phone Jeremy Innes on 0452 563 255 or Teti Tela on 0416 201 900, apply online or email your CV to Ref: JI71763