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Remuneration: $ per annum

Location: Orange

Type: Contract

Posted: 01/06/2020


Job no: QYFCM

  • 'Great Place to Work' recognition 2018, 2019
  • Opportunity to work on a $800M expansion project
  • 18 Months Max Term Contract | Orange, NSW

About us: 

With approximately 49,500 talented people globally and 5,400 talented people based in more than 50 offices in Australia and New Zealand, we engineer projects that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come. We are dedicated to our local communities and propelled by international brainpower. We are technical experts and strategic advisers including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program and construction management professionals. Our purpose is simple, we exist to future proof our cities and our environment.

If you wish know whether you will like working with WSP and align with its Culture and Values, please visit our website

While we are a large global business, we aren’t tied down by bureaucracy. We strive to give our people the freedom and flexibility to make their own decisions, whether this is in their daily work or for progressing their career.

The Opportunity

Due to growth, we are looking to hire an experienced Project Engineer to join our Orange site office. The individual will play a key role in the Resources Central business in regional NSW and have oversight of the new mining expansion project. 

What you’ll do:

  • Demonstrate positive safety leadership behaviours and initiate visual felt safety leadership
  • Review health and safety performance weekly with the Construction Manager
  • Contract Management for Construction package/s
  • Assessing Contractor variation claims and EoT's
  • Coordinating ESP with regards to RFI's, ITP's and NCR
  • Approve Contractors and Suppliers quality documentation.
  • Ensuring project schedule is current, providing updates to the Project Scheduler and seek opportunities for improvement.
  • Develop Area forecast to complete with Project Controls manager on a monthly basis.
  • Expedite the supply of free issued equipment and materials and handover to Construction Contractors.
  • Review tender submissions for constructability and capability.

What we’ll love about you: 

  • A relevant Electrical engineering related tertiary qualification
  • Demonstrate successful project engineering experience in delivering large work packages on significant projects mining or heavy industrial sectors
  • Minimum 3 years+ industry experience
  • Ability to effectively manage budgets, systems and stakeholders to achieve an exceptional outcome

What you'll love about us

At WSP we provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer many personal and professional development opportunities that are aimed to help you deliver your best self to the role whilst managing your personal life in balance. We have been recognised for the second consecutive year as a Great Place to Work® with year-on-year increases in employee engagement.

Some of the many benefits we offer our employees include:

Global mobility

  • Corporate employee discounts and offers
  • Wellness at work & social club
  • Workplace giving /volunteering
  • Employee reward & recognition program
  • Professional and technical development opportunities

Express your interest by clicking on the 'apply now' button. For more information please contact Emma Quinn on +61 2 9927 6582.  

Your application will be treated in strict confidence.

WSP supports a diverse and inclusive work environment as well as equal employment opportunities. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people of culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.

Please note we will not be engaging the services of recruitment agencies for this role.

Published on 01 Jun 2020, 6:04 PM

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