Project Engineer - Utilita


Location: Brisbane

Job Type: Full time


Utilita, a Joint Venture between Downer and Ventia, delivers planned, corrective and responsive maintenance and projects on a diverse range of water and wastewater assets. Our delivery area covers Brisbane, Ipswich, Somerset, Lockyer Valley and Scenic Rim council areas.


Due to growth and scope expansion, Utilita are seeking a Project Engineer to join their Project team. By providing expert Engineering advice and technical support, the successful candidate will be an integral part of a wider team driven by successful delivery and high performance, leveraging and learning from the Project space across both sides of the Joint Venture.


  • 5+ years in a similar role, preferably in the water industry.
  • Engineering degree – civil is preferred, but not essential.
  • A track record of good stakeholder management and a client focus.
  • Well developed, detail-oriented organisation skills.
  • A collaborative approach to working – both with your colleagues (to share and learn), and with our client.


  • Fulltime permanent role in a highly supportive team.
  • An opportunity to contribute to program growth, project scope and cross-business teams.
  • Learning opportunities across Utilita’s Projects Team and Maintenance Program and Downer & Ventia’s water programs in SE Qld.
  • A team structure that includes in-field delivery capability and opportunities to share and learn with Supervisors, Field/Trade resources and Engineering professionals within the greater business.

Our aim is to create a workplace where people are respected and encouraged to fulfil their potential. We embrace all employee difference and foster a culture that supports diversity and inclusion. As such, we encourage applicants of all backgrounds to apply.

For further information contact:

Julia Juricic | Recruitment and Sourcing Business Partner |

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

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