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Senior Project Engineer

Hays | Construction

Base pay $120k - $150k
Permanent Standard business hours
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Full job description

Your new company
Join a reputable mid-tier Civil & Project Management specialist on projects across Perth CBD & Metropolitan areas. Known for their expertise in both Civil and infrastructure construction and underground services in WA, t heir project teams bring a thorough and professional approach to project delivery, resulting in creative, innovative and cost-effective solutions that offer exceptional value to a range of Government and private sector clients.

Your new role
My client is currently seeking an experienced and motivated Senior Project Engineer with a great attitude, to join the team on a permanent basis to work on a multitude of small to medium sized projects from local councils and shires to state government and Water Corporation .

  • Work alongside the Project Manager & Site Supervisor to support all site activity
  • Develop and review the construction plan
  • Prepare and monitor budgets, execute the project in a cost and time effective manner
  • Conduct risk assessments, monitor project safety and ensure safety control measures are in place and always followed
  • Co-ordinate the bill of materials
  • Negotiate with contractors
  • Make recommendations for project improvements
  • Communicate with stakeholders to deliver updates on the project progress, timeframes and budgets, including any concerns and delays. Manage work programs to ensure that they are delivered to client expectations and specifications
  • Mentor and supervise junior project team members

What you'll need to succeed

  • A relevant qualification in Engineering or Construction
  • A good level of project delivery experience
  • All relevant licenses and tickets as required, including white card and driver’s license
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, including report writing
  • Ability to work independently without supervision and engage with remote teams and clients
  • A Strong technical understanding of design specifications, construction techniques, programming and planning
  • A high level of awareness and delivery of Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality Management
  • Must be self-managed and possess an Ability to work independently and prioritise a heavy workload

Please note successful applicants must hold valid working rights for Australia and may be required to pass a pre-employment medical and drug and alcohol test.

What you'll get in return

  • An excellent company culture
  • A market competitive salary, negotiable depending on the level of experience you bring.
  • Up to 2 pay reviews per year and annual bonuses where relevant.
  • You'll work within a highly motivated team environment with opportunities for career progression, learning, and development within the organisation

What you need to do now
If you’re interest in hearing more about this role, click ‘apply now’, or for more information and a confidential discussion or to find out about other opportunities in Civil Construction, contact Gemma Holden at Hays on 08 9486 9553 or email gemma.holden@hays.com.au

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Pay comparison
Market average based on all Senior Project Engineer jobs in Perth WA
Base pay range
$120k - $150k
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Job details
Date posted
6 May 2022
Civil & Structural
Base pay
$120k - $150k
Work type
Job mode
Standard business hours
Career level
Experienced non-manager
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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