Project Engineer

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1236856

Location Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Process - Mining & Metals

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added January 10, 2024

Project Engineer – Perth, WA

Are you a Project Engineer looking to apply and develop your skills in a dynamic environment? Airswift is actively seeking a Project Engineer for an immediate start to work on an initial 6-month contract (likely to be extended) in Perth, WA with a leading engineering company within the mining space. 
Working on a major project for an iron ore client, you will be responsible for providing essential support to the Engineering Manager in ensuring accurate coordination of Change Management, Safety in Design Management, Design & Engineering Governance and progress measurement as well as deliverables management.

Job responsibilities will include key accountabilities such as
  • Support the Engineering Manager with implementing and overseeing change management processes within the project scope.
  • Manage Safety in Design (SID) ensuring compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Facilitate Design and Engineering governance by coordinating project activities to meet quality, schedule and budget requirements.
  • Manage and track deliverable for ensuring Design & Engineering progress, including drawing, specifications, reports and technical documents, ensuring transparency and accurate tracking of project milestones.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to resolve technical issues and challenges on the project.
  • Liaise with stakeholders, clients, and contractors to ensure alignment of project objectives and expectations.
  • Uphold a strong commitment to health, safety and environmental standards, promoting a culture of safety excellence throughout all project phases.
Job Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Engineering degree in Mechanical or Electrical preferred.
  • 5+ years of experience in project engineering and experience working within the mining industry.
  • Major project exposure and/or engineering management experience.
  • Ability to perform effectively in a team environment and foster good relationships.
  • Highly developed written and verbal communication, and interpersonal skills.
We want every individual to truly feel like they belong when at work. Diversity and inclusion are a key part of our culture and success. Applications are welcome from all backgrounds.
About Airswift
With more than 7,000 contractors and 700 employees in over 60 offices worldwide, our talent pool and geographical reach are unmatched in the industry. For 40 years, Airswift has been passionately transforming lives through the workforce solutions we provide, including talent acquisition, global employment and mobility, managed solutions and consulting. We provide strategic support to our customers, resulting in trusted partnerships that are aligned and efficient. Our team of experts are ideally positioned to meet your needs, whether that is finding top talent, mobilising people around the world, implementing an agile workforce strategy or improving decision-making for workforce planning.

Only candidates located within Australia, with full Australian working rights will be considered.

If you would like to be considered for the position, please apply direct to this advertisement with your CV & contact details or contact Elya Marzuqi directly via or (08) 6187 1381.

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