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Senior Project Engineer - Pilbara

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Work type: Full time fixed term
Location: Australia - Western Australia - Perth, Australia - Western Australia - Regional
Categories: Engineering

We currently have short term contracting opportunities available for qualified engineers with road and earthworks experience in the Pilbara.  Your ability to drive excellence and provide leadership will be what sets you apart.

  • Join one of the largest infrastructure services providers in Australasia
  • Work with an experienced, diverse, and collaborative team
  • Work in an environment where our people can make a difference. 

About the role

Reporting to the Project Manager and working closely with the Project Supervisor, the Project Engineer is responsible for managing the planning and delivery of planned work packages, including minor capital works.  Your drive will help you in achieving the implementation and delivery of work packages to achieve time, cost, quality and project objectives to demonstrate value for money.

This is a 3 month fixed term contracting role, with flights from Perth to the Pilbara and accommodation provided.  The roster for the length of the contract is 15/6 or 10/4.

You’ll be responsible for several key activities including:

  • Plan and deliver work packages and minor capital works activities including subcontractor, plant, equipment, accommodation, and material resources
  • Effectively program the works to deliver value for money, considering cartage, natural materials, water supply, accommodation, productivity, staging, weather, and traffic management constraints
  • Engagement of local Aboriginal and regional businesses to maximise the participation in the delivery of services
  • Develop and Implement project plans and temporary traffic management plans for the works
  • Zero harm leadership including subcontractor inductions, toolbox talks, pre-starts, site audits and inspections, incident reporting, and investigation
  • Generate ideas and improvements in the planning and delivery of capital works including value engineering, early contractor involvement and cost benefit analysis

About you

Education and Qualifications

  • Tertiary qualification in Civil Engineering
  • Minimum of 3- 5 years’ experience in roads, transport and/or infrastructure sectors

Skills and Experiences

  • Significant experience in fostering client and industry relationships
  • Established network of contacts
  • Effective leadership, communication and influencing skills
  • Analytical and strategic thinking capability
  • Ability to demonstrate best practice service delivery, and drive continuous improvement

What we offer you

You will be joining a team of experienced professionals in a specialised role and enjoy the benefits of working for a services business which is the largest of its kind in the country.  We celebrate and embrace diversity across our business and encourage applications from a diverse range of individuals.

Apply today to join an organisation that delivers innovative, safety-focused and performance driven solutions that can provide genuine opportunities for growth and development of your career.

How to apply

Please apply directly to the job advertisement.  Email applications will not be accepted.  

N.B.  We respectfully request no agency approaches  

About Us

Ventia is a one of Australasia’s largest infrastructure services providers. We are work across a diverse range of industries and markets including transport, telecommunications and technology systems, the Internet of Things, facilities management, energy, water and environmental remediation. Ventia partners with some of the world’s largest blue-chip companies and government agencies, private enterprises and public institutions.

As a diversified services organisation, Ventia appreciates the diversity and richness of its people, and seeks to create inclusive environments that promote your talent and skills. 


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