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Title:  Engineering Manager

Job Number:  6399

Sydney, NSW, AU, 2009

Job Description

We’re all about transforming lives by finding solutions to complex challenges across a wide range of industries including infrastructure, property, rail, building and water projects in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.   


From the epic, to the intimate, everything we do improves life for someone, somewhere. It gives our business momentum and means we approach things a little differently.


While our competitors talk about what they do, we focus on why we do it. We transform communities to make them easier to move around, more connected and better to live in.


Are you up for the challenge? 


We are looking to recruit an Engineering Manager to join our MEC team. The role will provide MEC construction engineering services for major and complex projects with multiple MEC discipline in accordance with the MEC business objectives.


Responsibilities of the role include;

  • Manage the MEC construction engineering services for multi discipline and complex projects
  • Participate and provide guidance on the MEC bid, procurement, construction and commissioning strategy and methodology for projects and ensure integration with construction documents.
  • Coordination of MEC construction documents with structure and civil systems.
  • MEC procurement management; Establish appropriate supplier strategic partnerships
  • Establish and maintain Document and Data systems to support delivery: IFC documents, Shop Drawings, Equipment / Cable Schedules, Construction and T&C Quality Records, Site Data Capture and live Dashboards, Communication
  • Establish efficient, transparent and effective Project Controls processes and systems, Program Status Updates, Cost Reporting, Productivity and Benchmarking, Change Control, Undertake project cost, program, scope and quality reviews
  • Drive engineering methods and solutions to maximise the benefits from standardisation and modularisation across JHG projects, including establishing and managing a construction details library
  • Promote and develop innovative delivery methodologies: Off-site pre-assembly and testing, Modularisation, Logistics, Construction Methodologies, Interface and handover definition for predecessor and successor activities, Commissioning processes


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

  • Bachelor of Engineering, Mechanical, Electrical, or equivalent
  • 15+ years of experience in project management roles
  • Sub-Contractor or self-perform delivery
  • Management of $1bn+ projects
  • Management of multidisciplinary projects and project teams
  • Contemporary practices in design and construction methodology 
  • Contractual, legal, commercial, industrial relations and legislative compliance management
  • Advanced financial management including cost reduction and meeting budgets
  • Quantitative and qualitative safety, environment, and quality risk management


As part of the team, you help us deliver on our promise to transform lives. 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’ll do all we can to help you develop your skills, and make a difference, right from the start. We have a flexible workplace and focus on all aspects of your physical and mental health and safety. We want you to be with us for the long-term, so providing you with rich career experiences and ongoing development is our priority. 

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