senior project engineer in Sydney

kirsty mitchell, randstad
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AU$ 120,000 - AU$ 180,000 per year

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sydney, new south wales
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AU$ 120,000 - AU$ 180,000 per year
5 years
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Senior project engineer

We are currently seeking an experienced Senior Project engineer to work for a client of ours who are industry leadersithin the transport and utilities infrastructure sector. The type of projects they specialise in are - Road & Bridges, Concrete Structures, Tunnels and Rail.

The role

My clients are offering an opportunity to join a progressive company in a full time capacity, essentially becoming a core part of the team, so you will be entering into a very secure role. Their team is highly engaged, friendly and focused on working together to achieve their goals of delivering safe projects on time and on budget.

Your key accountabilities will include (but will not be limited to):

  • Scheduling projects, preparing and submitting budget estimates, and providing regular progress and cost tracking reports;
  • Investigate areas of Non-Conformance (e.g. product quality, client complaint or incident)
  • Determining labour and other resource requirements, requisitioning these materials and coordinating daily work crew activities;
  • Managing subcontract resources, negotiating rates and ensuring sub contractors and suppliers are compliant with relevant environmental/safety requirements;
  • Maintain documentation relating to the projects (Registers, ITP’s, Purchase Orders)
  • Acting as Quality Coordinator, ensuring that safety, environmental, and quality management outcomes are in line with company objectives and industry best practice;
  • Prepare invoices – monthly or as project dictated
  • Participate in weekly staff meetings
  • Training – carryout new start induction training.
  • Providing technical engineering advice and administrative support to the Project Team, Supervisor, Foremen, and respective crews; and
  • Assisting with Project Estimating, using first principals estimating technique


  • Minimum of 5 years technical experience in Project Management – essential
  • Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Drivers Licence – essential

In return you will get

  • Professional development
  • Work on some of the most sought after projects across NSW
  • Great team culture
  • Competitive benefits

Don't miss out on this great opportunity, by sending your CV to or give me a call on 0481973936

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


"Project engineer", Civil, Transport, Roads, Rms, Bridges, Concrete structures


Degree in Civil Engineering


educational requirements

Vocational/Professional Qualification