Project Engineer - Cross Passages

Date: 8 Jul 2024

Location: Sydney, AU

Company: John Holland

The Project

John Holland, CPB Contractors and Ghella Joint Venture (JCG) has commenced design and construction work for the Sydney Metro West - Eastern Tunnelling Package (ETP). 


ETP includes the construction of 3.5-kilometre tunnels under Sydney Harbour between The Bays and the Sydney CBD, and the excavation of Pyrmont and Hunter Street stations. This is the final piece in the puzzle to deliver the city-shaping Sydney Metro West project.

Why you should work for us:


  • Our inclusive workplace and high engagement culture will allow you to thrive! At ETP, we’re one team. Everyone has a role to play in making this Project successful and we we’re sure you’ll enjoy coming to work each day. 
  • Location, location, location! The beautiful Sydney Harbour is on the doorstep of our three station sites. Our head office and The Bays sites also has stunning 360 degree views of the city.  
  • Our diversity is our strength! We’re proud of our diverse workforce and embrace our differences. We want more than 40% of our employees to be female and we’re making great progress towards this target.  
  • Your work is rewarded! We offer competitive remuneration, with salary continuance and salary sacrifice packaging options available. 
  • Be your best and progress! Our exciting pipeline of work means you'll have the opportunity to work on iconic projects that are shaping cities and communities. We want ETP to be an important stepping stone in your career. 

The role

We are seeking an experienced Project Engineer. Based on site in Sydney’s CBD and reporting to the Area Manager you will be responsible for overseeing the construction of all Cross Passages within our TBM Tunnels including the safety, quality, and production.


Skills and Experience: 

  • Tertiary qualifications in Civil or Mining Engineering
  • Local experience in cross passages and tunnel civil construction
  • Ideally, previous experience working for a Tier 1 or 2 Contractor
  • Excellent communication skills of liaising with internal and external stakeholders on a regular basis 

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