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Senior Project Engineer

Senior Project Engineer

Job Title: Senior Project Engineer
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Location: Australia, Melbourne
Industry: Engineering
Reference: 3258006
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Job Published: April 23, 2021

Job Description

Design & Build are searching for a Senior Project Engineer to work on defence projects across Victoria. 

Our client is a multi-disciplined contractor who specialise in the protection and remediation of steel and concrete. The defence division in which we require a project engineer is dedicated to the delivery of capital facilities infrastructure and estate works program projects across Australia nationally. 

Reporting to the Project Manager, you will primarily be responsible for assisting the project team in all site engineering operations and running of the Defence remediation projects.

  • Planning and coordination of works, equipment and personnel
  • Compiling and creating QA/QC documentation
  • Coordinating direct labour workforce, suppliers and sub-contractors
  • Programming and scheduling works
  • Quantity take-offs
  • Provision of advice on any technical and engineering issues
  • Ensuring compliance with HSECQ requirements


Along with extensive experience in a similar role within the building and construction industry (Defence construction and/or refurbishment experience is highly regarded), to be successful in this role you will maintain:
  • Project engineering and delivery skills, including budgeting, coordinating work priorities, QA/QC, stakeholder management, subcontractor management, documentation, statutory approvals
  • The ability to develop, maintain and influence positive working relationships with stakeholders of all levels
  • An understanding of safety policies and procedures and the ability to inspire a positive safety culture
  • Tertiary qualifications in Engineering or Construction
  • Flexibility to travel to sites around the Melbourne metro and regional areas
Please Apply online or send your resume through to or for more information contact Joe on 0481 748 001

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