project engineer in Redfern

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job details

redfern, new south wales
job category
Construction, Trades & Mining
job type
AU$ 11,000 - AU$ 130,000 per year
reference number
james davis, randstad
02 9233 9946
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job description

Company Profile for the Site Engineer Role

Tier 1 construction company who are delivering $billions worth of new build/structures across 8 sites in Sydney metro

They offer great salaries, defined career paths and work on huge iconic Australian projects in the commercial, residential and development space

With project pipeline up until 2021 this is acompany that can change your career!

Responsibilities of the Project Engineer

  • Identify cost and efficiency savings where possible
  • Contribute to the effective costing of design strategies and provide reporting
  • Manage and minimise waste and report rework (work) costs.
  • Daily Costing - Labour / Plant resource allocation.
  • Ensure the timely and accurate recording of daily resource usage.
  • Monitor Construction Productivity Index (CPI)
  • Develop scope of works for tender purposes
  • Manage the procurement of Minor Works Contracts.
  • Develop budgets for scope of work accountabilities and track costs against budget
  • Cost forecasting
  • Personal awareness and understanding of the Project’s HSE requirements
  • Monitor the Project Plan and record progress against the program.
  • Ensure Site Diaries are completed on a daily basis.
  • Review drawings for constructability, generate and follow up with close out of RFI’s
  • Manage material procurement according to specifications and program requirements
  • Completion of all relevant QA documentation

Key Skill Requirements of the Project Engineer

  • Degree in Engineering, science, building, construction or equivalent
  • Structures knowledge required
  • Experience in analysing and reporting on project performance
  • Experience on compliance and defects and/or non-conformance requirements
  • Effective problem solving techniques and skills
  • 1-2 years post grad experience
  • 1-2 years of site based construction experience preferred
  • Financial management skills including experience in reducing costs and meeting budgets

Benefits of being a Project Engineer

  • Salary range of $100-$130k
  • Exposure to a iconic, complex construction project
  • Work for a well known, tier 1 builder
  • Secured work until 2021
  • Structured career path to project engineer
  • Work across varied packages
  • Top team on the project

How to apply for the role

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