Project Engineer

Ventia

Location: Darwin

Job Type: Full time

Posted


Ventia Pty Ltd

Ventia are currently looking to engage an experienced Project Engineer to join Ventia’s Environmental Team on an exciting mine site rehabilitation project in the Northern Territory. This is a key role will see you providing support to ensure and confirm all relevant issues are identified and satisfactorily addressed in the upcoming tender stages.

Reporting directly to the Project Manager, this role will assist the tender team in developing site operation methodologies, chasing subcontract and supplier prices, quantity takeoffs, programming in Primavera or MS Project, writing draft management plans, calculating costing scenarios, developing technical drawings, and other general tasks associated with the preparation of large tender submissions.


You will utilise your previous experience to perform the following:

  • Management of pre contract agreements with subcontractors and suppliers, assist with preparation of construction/operational plans and procedures
  • Enabling the effective flow and production of information in relation to engineering/construction/operational issues
  • Delivering value by integration, planning, coordination, reduction of risk and innovation through collaborative and integrated working and value management processes
  • Provide practical technical advice and assistance to the tender team, within area of responsibility, in relation to sound engineering/construction practices.
  • Prepare reports concerning engineering and construction issues, as required.
  • Ability to manage consultants and subcontractors to complete tasks to agreed timelines.
  • Ability to operate diplomatically and negotiate satisfactory outcomes for the project
  • Ensure that risks are closed out in accordance with the hierarchy of controls for all activities
  • Seek opportunity to reduce cost through collaboration and innovation
  • Ability to plan and prioritise works to achieve set objectives, in the most efficient and cost effective manner.


Skills and Experience

  • Engineering Degree, either civil, mining or environmental
  • Minimum 5 years project experience on large earthworks projects or ideally mine site experience.
  • Highly autonomous and outcome focused
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to engage with senior management and all levels of the project delivery team and belief that compliance with identified initiatives will deliver the required results.
  • Experienced team leader able to convince personnel of the need for compliance and cooperation without mandate.
  • High level of proficiency in the use of project specific computer software and Microsoft Office in conjunction with a deep understanding of cost control budgeting and management
  • High level of understanding of the impact of WHS legislation on environmental management principles


If you enjoy a challenge and would like to be part of our dynamic, growing and exciting company, apply now by clicking the apply button on this page.

Ventia are currently looking to engage an experienced Project Engineer to join Ventia’s Environmental Team on an exciting mine site rehabilitation project in the Northern Territory.

Ventia are currently looking to engage an experienced Project Engineer to join Ventia’s Environmental Team on an exciting mine site rehabilitation project in the Northern Territory.

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