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Project Engineer - High Voltage

Downer Group Posted: 22/11/2021
Location: Dandenong, Australia Type:  Full Time
Disciplines:  Project Engineering
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Project Engineer - High Voltage
Apply now Job ID: 585761
Job type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Dandenong, West Melbourne
Categories: Maintenance, Project Management, Construction

Who we are
Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.

Position summary
An opportunity with Downer has become available for a Project Engineer to join our team based in Dandenong, West Melbourne and project sites across Metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria. The Project Engineer is responsible for the delivery of all assigned projects in a safe, timely, cost effective and innovative manner.
You will be accountable for the project from the site setup to completion and the overall operational management including safety, scope definition, design, budget, delivery strategy, risk management, client relationships, supervisors and site labour, subcontractors, materials and plant, job estimates, variation management and costing resolutions, industrial relations and client relationships and collaboration to achieve on-site contract performance and business objectives.
An in-depth understanding of High Voltage Power Transmission and Substations is critical in this role. Strong ownership, emotional intelligence, growth mindset and project management skills will ensure your success in this position.

  • Extensive relevant industry experience in construction and maintenance of High Voltage Power Transmission and Distribution assets.
  • Tertiary qualifications in Electrical Engineering is required.
  • Awareness of Project Management disciplines, i.e. PMBOK, or PRINCE2 and use of site management systems such as Asite and or SharePoint.
  • Knowledge in Contract/Commercial preparation and negotiation.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of construction project controls principles and practices.
  • Relationship building and negotiation skills with the ability to influence key stakeholders and engage with all project personnel.
  • Ability to work under pressure with minimal supervision, determine priorities and balance competing demands.
  • Highly developed time management and organisational skills and ability to meet agreed project milestones.

  • An opportunity to work for a major ASX listed company.
  • The ability to build your professional career in a multi-disciplined dynamic business environment that offers long term, stable work.
  • A workplace that takes responsibility and accountability for the care and protection of peers, the business, the communities in which we operate, and the environment.

As an employer who embraces equal opportunity and promotes diversity and inclusion, we encourage men and women of all ages and backgrounds, including Indigenous Australians to apply.
For more information please contact Tharshini Servai - Talent & Sourcing Business Partner: tharshini. servai@downergroup. com

Applications will not be accepted via email. Please submit your application via the advertisement.

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Closing Date: 16 Dec 2021 AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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