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Title:  Senior Project Engineer Track

Job Number:  7052

Kensington, VIC, AU, 3031

Senior Project Engineer TRACK

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.  

We are currently looking for an experienced Senior Project Engineer for Track to join the team on RIA


Key Responsibilities:

* Manage on-site engineering functions through subordinates, which may include Project Engineers, site engineers and graduate engineers
* Obtain relevant design information for incorporation into detailed designs and construction specifications
* Monitor quality and quantities of incoming equipment and material, check work drawings, construction and specifications against site plans and conditions and arrange corrections or modifications where necessary.
* Coordinate the activities of team, programme work loads and provide technical and administrative guidance to ensure aims and objectives are effectively and economically achieved
* Ensure that project completion is on time and within budget. Record completed work, costs incurred, materials used and retain progress drawings
* Accurate forecasts of costs and utilise corrective action in line with JH’s authority and reporting frameworks to maximise the profit margin
* Assign work and assist with reviews for accuracy and adherence to required standards of supplier, subcontractor quotations/purchase orders as well as subcontractor arrangements
* Participate in planning works inclusive of day works and intense around clock working within rail closures. Plan resource requirements including plant, equipment, labor, materials and staff resourcing
* Liaise with clients, consultants, subcontractors, suppliers and planning authorities to ensure satisfactory completion of works
* Perform all duties in accordance with John Holland policies, processes, systems, reporting and procedures


About You
Skills & Experience required:

•    Tertiary qualifications Construction / Engineering Discipline.
•    Demonstrated skills in programming, cost control, quality assurance, safety and supervision/people management.
•    Minimum 5-10 years’ engineering experience. Must have a minimum of 3 years of delivering rail construction works inclusive of track installation, surfacing (tamping/regulating), welding, destressing and turnout/crossover installations.
•    Previous work in a Rail environment
•    Senior Project Engineer and operational experience.
•    Knowledge of project management structure, plans, specification, standards and implications for project accountabilities.
•    Understanding of the Project Design Management Plan, Quality Management Plan. Safety Management Plan and Environmental Management Plan.


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. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and other minority groups are encouraged to apply.

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