Job Description

Project Engineer

Competitive salary

Position: Project Engineer- Australia

Looking to travel abroad to work? 

Our client is a leading global contractor responsible for creating complex landmark buildings and infrastructure projects. They are currently recruiting for Project Engineers to join their team in Australia. 

The Project Engineer is responsible for the overall technical co-ordination of the construction process (in conjunction with the senior management team), through the co-ordination and documentation of design and program requirements. The role provides a link between design, building services and sub-contracts to ensure project objectives are met. 

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Assist Project Management throughout the value management process to maximise the financial benefit of the design
  • Manage changes to engineering design whilst being mindful of budgetary requirements
  • Assist Contracts Manager/Administrators to prepare sub contract packages
  • Maintain awareness of contractual obligations of both the head contract and sub contract
  • Ensure that resources are utilised in an effective manner which enable direct reports to meet standards and deliver objectives
  • Assist the management team to create and implement the Project Management Plan
  • Co-ordinate the activities of design management and provide a link between the design and construction to ensure the buildability of a design
  • Review design to assess and ensure its compliance with requirements of regulatory authorities
  • Assist with the integration of services and design co-ordination during project planning
  • Undertake programming, planning and forecasting to ensure construction activities take place within overall construction program
  • Monitor progress, identify and report on issues that may affect the program
  • Ensure quality assurance processes and standards for a construction project are adhered to
  • Inspect the work of sub-contractors for technical compliance and quality of work
  • Assist project management to develop and implement a site safety plan with particular focus on identifying particular OH&S hazards
  • Contribute to improvements to existing designs
  • Manage and resolve all engineering issues as they are risen by clients, authorities,management and project staff

Essential Knowledge & Experience

  • Background in Engineering, Construction and delivery process
  • Knowledge of Engineering principles and experience in actual documentation delivery
  • Commercial and financial understanding of the construction industry
  • Knowledge of the Building Code of Australia
  • Knowledge of Design, Estimating and Procurement
  • Experience in tender submission


  • Bachelor’s degree –Engineering, Architecture, Construction, Building or similar

Travel and Accommodation

  • Provide you and your immediate family with Visas and flights 
  • Temporary Accommodation whilst you are looking for permanent housing with the assitance of our relocation consutants 
  • Speciailist Tax advice provided prior to departure from your home country

To register your interest, please apply online or contact Lukciya at ICDS Recruitment. 

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