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Project Engineer


Base pay $80 - $100/hr
Temporary Standard/Business Hours
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Full job description

Your new company
Work with this State Government Agency on the largest infrastructure project Australia has seen. Based in Newcastle, this agency is focused on providing sustainable, efficient and cost- effective services.

Your new role
The Project Engineer will be responsible for developing and delivering bridge infrastructure and maintenance projects in order to achieve road safety, asset management and network efficiency objectives.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Manage the project and delivery process including the delivery of both direct control and contract works to ensure infrastructure and maintenance projects are developed and delivered to set requirements
  • Manage investigation and design process by developing project brief and cost estimates procuring and overseeing service providers. Monitoring and reviewing ongoing work programs to make effective use of resources.
  • Prepare contract documents for bridge and road works projects, including technical specifications to engage, administer and deliver contract works and ensure efficient project delivery.
  • Implement effective cost management systems to ensure effective financial management of projects
  • Implement appropriate procedures, guidelines, processes and practices, in collaboration with specialists, to deliver a high level of workplace health and safety and environmental management on projects and contracts

What you'll need to succeed

  • Engineering degree in Civil/ Structural or related field
  • 5+ years proven experience working in a similar role within the construction industry
  • Knowledge of tenders and contract management requirement and computer-based tools and techniques for project and information management
  • Valid Australian motor vehicle driver’s license
  • Willingness to work outside of normal working hours and travel on occasion
  • Self-driven and motivated individual

What you'll get in return
The chance to work for a government organisation on exciting projects, utilise your skills and experience to make an impact in the role whilst being generously compensated for your time.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Janine Gouws now on 0413 872 371.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Pay comparison
Market average based on all Project Engineer jobs in Regional NSW
Above avg. range
$80 - $100/hr
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Market average
This job pays above average

Job details
Date posted
4 Mar 2022
Civil & Structural
Above avg.
$80 - $100/hr
Work type
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours

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