Project Engineer and Site Engineer


Location: Brisbane

Job Type: Full time


Ventia Pty Ltd

Are you an experienced Site Engineer or Project Engineer looking for a change? Come join Ventia's Fixed Networks team in Brisbane.

What’s on Offer
Not only do we offer a competitive salary and career growth, we have also partnered with some reputable organisations to be able to offer discounts on Health Insurance, Banking (new home loans, credit cards, everyday bank accounts), flights & accommodation, car hire, car leasing and much more.

About the Roles
These are busy roles requiring a strong focus on detail, commitment and passion to drive successful outcomes.

SITE ENGINEER – supports the Project Engineer and Project Team by managing tasks and working with all stakeholders to deliver contract scope and deliverables on time and within budget.

PROJECT ENGINEER – leads the team to forecast, plan, manage and report on the current and future Program of Works and its associated budget and costs. You also support the Construction Team in efficiently delivering all construction works in a timely manner to ensure optimal profitability for the project.

Duties for both roles cover aspects of:

  • Safety and Environment – drive “safety first above all else” culture
  • Program and Resources Management – ensure construction execution, manage BOQ, reconciling final contract sums, manage program schedule, traffic management plans, construction variations, ensure revised BOQ correlate to CWPs, close out of CARs, etc
  • Finance – prepare and track material orders, reconcile true-up, validate FSAM accruals, prepare monthly forecasts, etc
  • Quality and Contract Management – maintain project KPIs and lead indictors, analyse results and develop improvement initiatives, conversant with contract including all rights and obligations
  • Leadership, Culture and Values – demonstrate and drive integrity, excellence and enterprise

About You
Your personal drive and motivation coupled with resilience will see you succeed along with:

  • Degree / Diploma in Engineering (Civil or related); the Project Engineer also requires a Project Management qualification (PMBOK / PMP / Prince 2)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of construction projects; the Project Engineer will also be required to demonstrate experience in carrying out large scale projects
  • Sound commercial skills and experienced in cost management and finance principles
  • Understanding of project environments, client requirements and ability to meet deadlines
  • Demonstrate skills in leadership, communication, problem solving and time management

About Ventia
Ventia’s Telecommunications business is Australia and New Zealand’s largest telecommunications network construction, deployment and maintenance provider. Our team of specialists build and maintain some of the region’s largest fibre optic and mobile networks and are dedicated to delivering superior design, build and maintenance solutions and innovation for critical communications networks.

We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this vacancy.

How to Apply
Please click on the link to upload your covering letter and resume.

Position Reference Number: 151705


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