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Title:  Senior Project Engineer - Pavements

Job Number:  6857

Moree, AU


About the Project

The Narrabri to North Star (N2NS) section is one of 13 projects that complete Inland Rail and is an upgrade of approximately 188 km of track within the existing rail corridor and construction of approximately 1.6 km of new rail track. The works are required to accommodate the operation of future planned 1,800 m double-stacked freight trains.

The contract for the delivery of Narrabri to North Star (N2NS) was awarded to Trans4m Rail in October 2020.  Trans4m Rail combines the experience of John Holland and SEE Civil. 

About the Role

Spanning more than 1,700km, the Australian Government is delivering Inland Rail through the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC), in partnership with the private sector. 
Trans4m Rail will be responsible for the construction of level crossings, bridges, upgrading the existing rail line and a new section of rail line.
Trans4m Rail have opportunities available for Senior Project Engineers who specialise in pavements or structures. The positions will initially be based in Helensvale and then mobilise to site in early 2021 on a 14/7 roster.

Key Responsibilities:
•    Responsible for assisting the Project Manager in the effective programming and construction methodologies of all site works.
•    Responsible for project compliance with all relevant legislation, regulations and standards.
•    Responsible and accountable for the coordination of employees, subcontractors, procurement, plant and equipment required.
•    Lead and support the project team through project activities and any changes to the project scope. 
•    Coaching, mentoring and training of relevant staff and identify and develop staff within the department.
•    Responsible for monthly assessments and forecasts of project's financial performance.
•    Ensure that plant, equipment, staff and subcontractors operate within safe working conditions.

About You

Skills & Experience required:
•    Bachelor of Engineering (Civil).
•    5-7+ years’ experience in the field of civil engineering – Pavements or Structures.
•    Construction White Card.
•    Background in Engineering, Construction and Delivery processes and experience in actual project delivery.
•    Proven management skills, practices and planning ability.
•    Demonstrated experience managing multiple tasks and maintaining focus on priorities.
•    Highly effective skills in negotiating, evaluating and administering contracts, specifications, Australian standards.
•    Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships.
•    Computer literacy, particularly experience working with MS Excel and MS Project applications.
•    Highly effective planning, organising and problem solving skills together with the ability to lead, motivate and influence others; and
•    High attention to detail.


Trans4m Rail is an Equal Opportunity employer that is committed to providing local job opportunities and encourages local residents to apply. We are committed to building, valuing and promoting diversity and inclusiveness across the Project. Women, minority groups and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

Please follow the links to apply. No agency referred CV will be considered at this time.

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