Title:  Site Engineer

Job Number:  17723

Newcastle West, NSW, AU, 2302

About the M1 South - Blackhill to Tomago project:

A joint venture between John Holland and Gamuda Australia has been selected by Transport for NSW to deliver the M1 Pacific Motorway extension to Raymond Terrace Southern Package - a key missing link in one of the country's busiest transport corridors.

The $1.029 billion southern package will deliver a 10-kilometre dual carriageway motorway extension between Black Hill and Tomago. There will be 8 bridges that include a 2.6km viaduct and new congestion-busting interchanges at Black Hill, Tarro and Tomago.

About the role:

The M1 to Raymond Terrace project team are currently looking for an experienced Site Engineer to join the team, based in Tarro, approximately 30 minutes from Newcastle CBD.

Reporting into the Senior Project Engineer, you will be responsible to coordinate on-site construction engineering activities to achieve project time and budget objectives.

Responsibilities of the role include:

  • Ensure compliance of the works with technical specifications, applicable legislation, approvals and standards and JHGA SQE Risk Management process
  • Conduct and administer overall job planning and programming including short range and intermediate activities for construction projects for approval by the Project Manager
  • Input information and undertake minor design on site and monitor and recommend changes to design details to increase the ease of construction
  • Demonstrate financial management skills including demonstrated behaviour in reducing costs and meeting budgets
  • Verify subcontractors’ claims and variations
  • Undertake cost controlling and estimating as required by the Site Supervisor
  • Maintain drawing register controls for the project ­ Implement and communicate risk controls and actions involved in delivery and implementation of projects ­
  • Demonstrate skills in reporting on project performance, compliance and defects and/or non-conformance ­

To be successful in this key role, you must have:

  • Minimum 2 - 4 years’ engineering experience ­
  • Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Construction management and specific technical skills base relevant to program of work and discipline area ­
  • Wide level of planning, development and review of complex projects ­
  • Implementation of a process and/or product system of audits and schedules ­
  • Skill in use of document and record management, progress and project performance reporting compliance and procedures

What's in it for you when you join the John Holland Gamuda Joint Venture:

Your success is reflected in ours, so we're committed to being an employer of choice. We pride ourselves on having a diverse and inclusive workplace, as different perspectives and ideas will deliver our long-term success.

We're about connecting your sense of purpose to ours. We understand that your career is one of the biggest ways to have an impact on the world. We also believe in supporting you as a whole person, not just an employee. 

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