Project Engineer - Roads (Melbourne, VIC, AU, 3004)

  • Broadspectrum
  • Melbourne VIC, Australia
  • 22/10/2018
Full Time - Flexible Engineering

Job Description

Broadspectrum is entering a rapid period of growth across its transport business. Our purpose is to deliver better journeys and in Victoria we are currently doing this through our management of almost 300 kilometres of urban road network for the people of Melbourne. Our current project pipeline extends 20 years and is valued at more than $1.8 billion.

Now is a unique time to join our team. With flagship infrastructure projects such as the Western Roads Upgrade – the largest of its kind in Australia - and a growing portfolio of projects coming online this is an opportunity to grow your career with us as we grow our business.
 

About the role

We are currently inviting applications for a Project Engineer to join our team on an upcoming roads contract.

The primary purpose of this role is to manage the development and delivery process including environmental approvals, design, utilities management, community consultation and construction delivery.
 

As the successful candidate in this role, some of your core responsibilities will include;

  • Prepare contracts and evaluate and manage subcontractors, ensuring safety and quality requirements meet or exceed the minimum standards
  • Scope and Deliver projects to achieve client and contract objectives, including identifying, assessing and managing delivery, cost, community, legislative and environmental risks
  • Ensuring project controls and reporting responsibilities are put in place and maintained
  • Ensuring accuracy and timeliness of forecasts and cost reports and appropriate allocation of resources to achieve the project time and quality objectives at optimal cost
  • Identify, facilitate and maintain open relevant communication with stakeholders
  • Measuring and reporting on progress against project plan
  • Engaging with the Asset Manager to ensure project objectives are met and agreed during development and delivery phases
     

Your experience should include but not limited to;

  • Relevant Engineering Qualifications
  • Minimum of 5 years relevant road infrastructure construction or maintenance experience
  • Programming and Planning skills
  • Effective stakeholder and community liaison skills
  • Strong Subcontractor management experience
  • Valid Driver’s Licence Class 1
  • General Construction Induction Card (White Card)
     

Benefits
If the idea of being part of a growing team with the task of managing and improving key road infrastructure for the next two decades is appealing to you, we would love to hear from you.  Register your interest by clicking ‘Apply Now’ and upload your resume and cover letter outlining your preferred role and what you will bring to our team.