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Project Engineer / Junior Project Manager


Location: Maroochydore

Job Type: Full time


About us:
At Unitywater, we operate in a diverse and inclusive environment where no two days are the same. We provide essential water supply and reliable utilities services to the Moreton Bay, Sunshine Coast and Noosa regions that account for 16% of Queensland’s population. Our customers are at the heart of everything we do, and we are proud to service our communities with smart and environmentally sustainable practices.

About the role:
We have a position available for a motivated and driven Project Engineer / Junior Project Manager who is keen to apply engineering and project management knowledge to deliver innovative capital projects on our sewer and water network within a commercially orientated team. A key part of your role will be supporting the project teams in the initiation, planning, execution, and completion of the full delivery cycle of complex projects and programs. You will review and confirm the Business Case option meets the objectives, ensuring an efficient project delivery in an integrated approach. Additionally, you will engage, coordinate, and manage internal and external stakeholders to ensure consultation and approvals are obtained for the design and delivery of efficient and cost-effective infrastructure.

About you:
To contribute to Unitywater’s values of Reliability, Safety, Honesty & Integrity, Efficiency, One Team, Innovation, you will demonstrate the following skills and qualities for the role:

  • Degree in Engineering or related discipline.
  • Experience in engineering and project management for the design, construction and management of the implementation of infrastructure assets projects.
  • Well-developed interpersonal and written communication skills with the ability to deal with negotiation and contract management.
  • Analytical, strategic and problem-solving skills with the ability to prioritise in a busy environment.
  • C Class Driver Licence.

Working at Unitywater:
Unitywater is one of the largest employers in the region, offering continuous investment in training, diverse career paths, health and wellness benefits, flexible work arrangements and a rewarding environment. We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment that supports individuals to reach their full potential.

Proudly Unitywater:
We know that we are smarter, better, together. That’s why we are committed to working in a team that includes values the unique contributions of all our people. Unitywater actively encourages candidates with all abilities and diverse backgrounds to apply.

Applications close: COB Wednesday 27 September.
Remuneration: EA Level 6.

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