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Title:  Track & Civil Project Engineer

Job Number:  5433

Kensington, AU

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.


We are currently looking for a Project Engineer - Track and Civil to join our rail team to work on either the RIA or NWPA projects depending on the successful candidate


Responsibilities of the role include;
­- Oversee the delivery of track upgrades and new installation in the MTM corridor for the project inclusive of standard track construction and installation of complex junction works
­- Work tasks to include formation improvement, track drainage, capping works, ballast installation, construction of skeleton track, tamping/surfacing works, welding and destressing works
­- Oversee, mentor and train a team of junior engineers ranging from undergraduates to site engineers
­- Work location areas spanning over 30km along the railway corridor from South Yarra in the east of Melbourne to Sunbury in the North-West of Melbourne.
­- Being a position in Rail team, where most of the work is completed in rail closures over weekends, public holiday and nightshifts – a level of flexibility in work hours roster is required for this role.
­- Coordinate and administer construction engineering activities to ensure that projects are implemented in accordance with plans, designs and specifications
­- Assist with the preparation of site construction budgets and reports
­- Monitor construction progress for adherence to programme and report to the Site Manger or Project Manager
­- Interpret designs for implementation in construction projects
­- Contribute to improvements to existing designs
­- Arrange and oversee the letting of tenders
­- Demonstrate financial management skills and commercial acumen when making decisions

To be successful in this key role, you must have;
­- Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Science, Building Construction or equivalent
- Minimum 5 engineering experience
­- Experience on  > $10 M Projects
­- 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
­- Pre-contracts knowledge in relation to design, planning and legislative requirements


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.