Senior Project Engineer - Building

Job Title: Senior Project Engineer - Building
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northern Territory
Industry: Commercial
Reference: 1099339
Contact Name: Paul Gay
Job Published 22th Apr 2021

Job Description

About the Company   
We have been retained exclusively to represent a leading multi-disciplinary construction company with extensive experience across major projects in both the private and government sectors. Recently identified as a top 5 - SMEs National Defence contractor (2020), this principal contractor has secured multiple defence projects up to $600M+ providing a period of “ongoing” project opportunities that will see them project active for the next 5-8 years.
About the Role    We seek a competent and proven Senior Project Engineer who can demonstrate capability across varied Building disciplines (some Civil) ideally within government and defence sector delivery environment. To date, our client’s success has incorporated design and construct delivery models such as “Managing Contractor” engagements and we are seeking candidates who have comparable experience. 
Initially, you will overall be responsible for assisting with the finalisation of design management, sub-contractor procurement, oversight of trade contracts, including appropriate reporting. You will need to be able to demonstrate the following skillsets at a competent level with a Tier 1 or 2 principal contractor to be considered.
  • Monitor compliance with applicable codes, practices, QA/QC policies, performance standards and specifications.
  • Interact daily with the clients to interpret their needs and requirements and represent them in the field.
  • Perform overall quality control of the work (budget, schedule, plans, personnel’s performance) and report regularly on project status.
  • Assign responsibilities and mentor project team.
  • Cooperate and communicate effectively with the project manager and other project participants to provide assistance and technical support.
  • Review engineering deliverables and initiate appropriate corrective actions
To be successful in this role, you will need:
  • A degree qualified (Construction Management, Q.S, Civil Engineer or Diploma Qualified with experience across varied building packages
  • Min 5 years demonstratable experience as a P.E with reputable local contractors working on construction projects ranging in value from $50M+
  • Be an Australian citizen and be eligible for defence security clearance. 
  • Advanced MS Office skills
  • Ability to work with multiple discipline projects. 
  • Project management and supervision skills
  • Decision-making ability and leadership skills
  • Time management and organization skill
  • Stability – a 5-8-year workbook with significant government projects awarded.
  • Professional environment where processes, procedures and projects are comparable with the “top tier” sector, yet the workplace culture still retains “family company values.”
  • Very competitive remuneration package 
How to Apply Those who are serious about a change and meet the requirements listed should reply promptly as we are ready to engage now!
If you can demonstrate the above requirements contact Paul Gay for a confidential discussion on 0415 379 586 or simply APPLY NOW by following the prompts.