Project Engineer TMR

Job Title: Project Engineer TMR
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cairns
Reference: 997419
Contact Name: Phillip Nichols
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 03, 2020 11:46

Job Description

We have been engaged to source a Project Engineer for this highly respected, diverse Civil Contractor.

Located close to the Great Barrier Reef, the stunning Whitsunday Islands and some of Australia’s best beaches and rain forests with an affordable cost of living, this is not just a great career opportunity but also a unique lifestyle opportunity.
Having established this family business over twenty years ago our client has entrenched themselves as one of the largest Civil Contractors in Central Queensland.
Their success to date has been underpinned by strong values focused on strong customer partnerships with an aim to provide the best service available.
This organisation is quite diverse incorporating multiple entities including quarrying services, one of the most successful and consistent development business’s and of course their very successful Civil Contracting division.
Operating as a “self-sufficient” Civil Contractor, our client “self-delivers” across multiple trades including Bulk Earthworks, Concrete works, Sewer, Storm water, Roadworks, Traffic Management and detailed design, Survey. These successful project resources including 100+ employees, 150 pieces of civil construction plant and equipment enable versatility and provide our client with a competitive edge in the region.
The Role;
Projects have been tendered and we now require experienced Project Managers / Engineers to drive delivery.
Reporting directly the Director / Construction Manager and working closely with the Operations Manager, this is an exceptional opportunity to align yourself with an established, successful and well-respected contractor in the Central Qld region.
To be considered for this exceptional opportunity the successful candidate MUST be able to demonstrate competency and experience across the following attributes;

  • Successfully Project Management / Engineering delivery of TMR (or equivalent roads authority) at an R2 level or higher and transport infrastructure projects in excess of $10M
  • A relevant tertiary degree with Construction Management/ Engineering disciplines (is preferred but not essential)
  • Extensive construction experience, specialising in all facets of civil infrastructure works
  • Successful delivery of time and budget requirements for both high and low-value dollar projects.
  • Proven performance in managing and meeting programmed objectives within financial parameters and company requirements.
  • Commitment to Workplace Health and Safety.
  • Computing skills (Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project etc).

The Rewards;

  • A long-term career opportunity located within a truly unique region of Australia.
  • An opportunity to lead a major project from tender through top hand over.
  • An opportunity to utilise extensive project resources without having to rely on Sub-Contractors.
  • A highly competitive salary package with flexibility on how this is to be structured/
  • Relocation assistance for candidates from other regions or FIFO arrangements 

 To apply in the first instance please forward an appropriate updated current Resume and Cover letter to and we will reply accordingly.
Kind Regards,
Phillip Nichols
M: 0401506087 (Preferred)
P: (07) 3880 6944

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