Senior Project Engineers – FIFO - 5218

Location: Perth, Adelaide, Sydney, Brisbane
Salary: $150,000 - $180,000
Position: Full Time

Our client is an Australian owned civil and construction company with more than 20 years’ experience across Western Australia, New South Wales and  Queensland. With a growing reputation, they partner with some of Australia’s major Infrastructure, Mining, Oil and Gas and Defence clients, specialising in the delivery of large-scale and technically complex Earthworks, Concrete, Roadworks, Construction and Piping works projects.

The is growing and we are hiring Senior Civil Project Engineers with a background in multidisciplined construction projects (Earthworks, Concrete, Piping and Roads) to join their teams.

The key responsibility of the role will be to who lead engineering support to the Pre-Contracts team to ensure submissions are aligned with project functionality, profitably and in accordance with the client’s contractual, technical and quality requirements.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Provide technical expertise to estimators to develop construction sequence
  • Develop tender methodologies/diagrams including conducting site visits for tenders
  • Reviewing estimates prior to submissions
  • Contribute with pricing from suppliers/subcontractors
  • Provide pro-active and timely engineering services to stakeholders, ensuring the client’s contractual, technical and quality requirements are met
  • Interpret specifications which include drafting and maintaining drawings and plans, construction methods and procedures.
  • Research and advise on the best engineering solution to meet the project needs
  • Lead Engineering support to the Project/Construction Managers & Project teams where required
  • Develop detailed programs for allocated work packages
  • Manage and input on scope of work, equipment and materials, ensuring full compliance
  • Liaise with Planner regarding planning of day to day works and provide input regarding forecasted programs as required
  • Develop and maintain positive working relationships with all stakeholders, including client representatives

Skills & Requirements

  • Tertiary Qualifications in Civil Engineering
  • Demonstrated experience in a similar role with Concrete, Earthworks and Civil projects in the Mining infrastructure industry
  • Experience in reading and interpreting plans, drawings and specifications
  • An optimistic and proactive approach to the tasks at hand
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Confidence in managing across a range of different relationships throughout the business and on site
  • Genuine enthusiasm and dedication to deliver solid and consistent results
  • An optimistic and proactive approach to the tasks at hand – and be a driver for results
  • Proficient user of Microsoft Office Suite, including intermediate Excel.
  • Flexible to travel to site on an ad hoc basis


  • Generous and competitive salary package which is paid Weekly
  • Employee Assistance programme
  • Discounted Health Insurance
  • Work amongst engaged leaders and collaborative teams
  • Safety being at the forefront of everything we do
  • Eligibility for cash bonuses as part the employee referral program
  • Long term permanent role and the opportunity to work within a National Australia wide and growing Civil contractor

What’s Next

If you are interested or would like to hear more information on this role, contact [email protected] or apply through the link with your CV attached.

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