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Project Engineer - Rail

Project Engineer - Rail

Job Title: Project Engineer - Rail
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Australia, Sydney
Industry: Engineering
Reference: 3433608
Contact Name: Sophie Potts
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Job Published: May 04, 2022

Job Description

The Company
Joining a large tier 2 contract based in Sydney you will be joining the Rail Project team on a large scale rail project based in Sydney. Excellent opportunities to further your career. 

The role 
You will join the team as a Project Engineer, delivering 1.65km of new track with connections to existing track, including construction of two new bridges. Works include communication, signalling and power upgrades as well as structural and drainage works around the rail corridor. 

You will assist in the management of the development, design, construction and commissioning phases of the project within the scheduled timeframe and budget. Completion of the project and engineering tasks in a safe and timely manner, and to the required specification.

Some of your responsibilities include:
  • Promote and positively contribute to the culture of safety and best practice in all aspects of the project
  • Assist and support the development of the detailed design to meet  Design Assurance requirements.
  • Assist and support the construction and delivery of the Project to meet requirements.
  • Manage the development, coordination and review of works and access packages, to achieve the project's deliverables.
  • Manage the development, coordination and review of  utilities works packages, to achieve the project's deliverables.
About you
  • Minimum Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent qualification.
  • Minimum of 4 year's proven experience in engineering maintenance, construction or project management of track, civil and/or structures. Experience on greenfield or brownfield rail construction projects will be highly regarded.
  • Ability to work in an organised, well-ordered manner.
  • Highly developed written and oral communication skill and presentation skills.
  • Highly developed problem resolution and interpersonal skills.
  • Highly experienced in the use of Microsoft Office software, including Microsoft Project
  • Commercial acumen.
  • Rail Industry Worker (RIW) Card
  • Work Health and Safety General Induction ("White Card")

For more details on this role or to have a confidential discussion about roles within the rail sector contact Sophie Potts at Design & Build Recruitment on 0468 927 182/