NSW Government

You may have been part of some big projects before, but this work is legacy-building.

Your skills will be instrumental in designing and delivering cutting-edge solutions that enhance mobility, sustainability, and safety for millions of people.

In this role, you’ll:

assist the Senior Project Engineer in the delivery of maintenance and construction programs across the district. Part of this will be to monitor and report project progress to ensure project delivery as per agreed milestones and cost.

The Project Engineer Level 1-2 role is suitable for entry level graduate engineers and also for more experienced engineers. The pay scale for this role will be negotiated with the successful applicant according to their skills and work experience.

The Project Engineer Level 1-2 role will be responsible for:

Managing project and delivery processes including the management and leadership of direct control and contract works to ensure nominated road or traffic infrastructure and/or maintenance projects are developed and delivered to agreed time, cost, quality and scope requirements.

Managing the investigation and design process by developing project briefs and cost estimates, procuring and overseeing service providers, monitoring and reviewing ongoing work programs to make effective use of resources and deliver agreed objectives.

Preparing contract documents for road works projects, including technical specifications to engage, administer and deliver contract works and ensure efficient project delivery.

Implementing effective cost management systems to ensure efficient financial management of projects.

Implementing appropriate procedures, guidelines, processes and practices, in collaboration with TfNSW specialists, to deliver a high level of workplace health and safety and environmental management on projects and contracts.

This position involves project delivery, site work and travel across the Central West District and at times you will be required to work away from home in order to deliver remote projects. Transport has flexible working arrangements in place, however as this is a delivery focused role responsible for leading teams you will need to be available to work from other locations within the region.

About you

To be considered for this role you will have tertiary qualifications in civil/structural engineering and have experience in the design, construction, inspection and/or maintenance of pavement, road and/or earthworks infrastructure.

You have experience in the preparation of competitive and accurate estimates, job programs, project delivery briefs and WH&S management plans, quality, environmental, and traffic management plans for assigned projects.

You have experience in managing a direct control workforce to successfully undertake construction and maintenance projects.

You will be a proactive analytical thinker and possess high level communication skills. The ability to astutely manage time and work collaboratively and closely with stakeholders to deliver is paramount, as is your dedicated commitment to safety and quality.

Associated with these exciting roles there are also excellent conditions on offer including flexible working arrangements as well as fantastic work-life balance associated with living and working in regional NSW.

This is an exciting and rare opportunity to create your own success where your contribution will be truly valued and positively impact communities across regional NSW.

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This is an in-person, on-site role.

What are you waiting for…? Connect with us. Apply now!

Applications close: 11:59 pm Monday 22nd January 2024.

For more information about this role, please contact JOHN.ROBERTS@TRANSPORT.NSW.GOV.AU.

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