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Title:  Senior Project Engineer - Structures & Fit out

Job Number:  2881

Melbourne, AU

CYP Design & Construction Joint Venture (CYP D&C) has been contracted to design and build the tunnels and stations for the Metro Tunnel Project.


CYP D&C brings together three of Australia's leading construction partners John Holland, Lendlease, and Bouygues Construction.


The Metro Tunnel Project will untangle the City Loop by taking three of Melbourne’s busiest train lines through a new tunnel under the city. It will create a new end-to-end train line from Sunbury to Cranbourne/Pakenham, with twin nine-kilometre tunnels and five new underground stations at Arden (to be renamed North Melbourne), Parkville, Anzac, and two new CBD stations - State Library and Town Hall - which will directly connect to the City Loop.


We currently have an opportunity for a Senior Project Engineer with multi-discipline construction expertise to join the Domain Precinct team (St Kilda Rd) and play a key role in the delivery of this iconic Melbourne project. 


Responsibilities of the role include;


  • Ability to forecast, manage and report on complex budgets.
  • Monitor and control the financial management of direct reports.
  • Ability to identify project safety risks / hazards, conduct and document assessments and / or JSAs or SWMS, carry out site compliance audits.
  • Plan and manage basic and short-term projects with few participants and stakeholders.
  • Have detailed knowledge of and experience completing the key job tasks.
  • A strong awareness of Client needs and works to meet expectations.
  • Knowledge of risk management principles and ability to apply principles to simple issues within the job.


Consideration will be given to those Senior Project Engineers who possess significant and relevant experience with complex building construction projects as well as the following;


  • Minimum 10 years post graduate engineering experience with 4+ years site based
  • Experience on > $50 M Projects
  • Fit out and Surface structure works
  • Project Engineer and operational experience
  • Advanced commercial acumen including cost reduction and meeting budgets
  • Delivery of major projects and teams to program and budget specifications
  • Understanding of the Quality Management Plan. Safety Management Plan, Environmental Management Plan and Projects Design Management Plan


To complement these skills, you will also have a professional attitude, be self-motivated with excellent time management and communication skills and a genuine desire to play a critical role in the successful delivery of this major project.


A role on this iconic project Melbourne Metro Project presents a long-term opportunity for someone to work on across the delivery phase of the constructions works. Consideration for these roles will be given to applicants that are able to demonstrate the relevant background and experience outlined.


CYP companies are diverse, flexible and inclusive as employers of choice. We engage, enable and empower our people. Inclusion sets all of us up for success.

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