Senior Project Engineer

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1242079

Location Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Process - Mining & Metals

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added May 7, 2024

Senior Project Engineer – Perth, WA

Our client is currently seeking suitably experienced and qualified Senior Project Engineer to join their high performing project team to lead and coordinate the delivery of Non-Process Infrastructure mining projects. Reporting to the Area Manager for NPI, this role will involve the management of key interfaces including Project controls, Procurement and Contracts and Engineering and Design functions.
The role will be based in Perth, WA and offered on an initial 12-month contract.

What you’ll do:
  • Effectively manage a small multidiscipline project or larger single discipline scope through any/all project phases as well as manage and coordinate multidiscipline engineering activities to ensure projects are executed in a safe, efficient, cost effective and timely manner.
  • Act as primary technical co-ordination interface with client to ensure that the client's expectations are satisfied as well as ensure the project conforms to the client's approved Basis of Design and all applicable regulatory and code requirements.
  • Effectively contribute or produce execution plans and strategies for projects.
  • Demonstrates full commitment to all health and safety matters and provides safety leadership to project team.
  • Has participated in Constructability, Operability and Maintainability Workshops.
  • Oversees, motivates and monitors the performance of the team, ensuring quality and timeliness of assignments and roles, and addresses any performance gaps.
  • Applies knowledge of all aspects of a project (engineering, procurement, quality control, etc.) to oversee the successful execution of the project plan.
  • Understanding of procurement/subcontracting and on-site construction support.
  • Project design deliverables and design quantities are tracked and analyzed.
  • Tracks cost and schedule and uses analytical skill to forecast trends.
  • Manages execution, coordination, and implements regular reviews/controls to track project progress and develops action plans to address project tasks and issues.
  • Good understanding of Project Control Reports and identified problem areas, and effectively communicates and take a leadership role in preparing and presenting proposals and reports to staff and management.

What you’ll bring
  • A recognised engineering degree.
  • Can make independent decisions and set priorities related to complex situations based on established guidelines and taking into account the cost and schedule impacts to the project.
  • Sound knowledge in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, Teams and PowerPoint and can organize information from many sources and retain as per the prescribed format and policies.
  • Skilled in Microsoft Access and Visio.
  • EPCM, EPC experience including site assignments; Multi-Cultural / Multi-National environments.
  • Extensive years of engineering experience, including relevant supervisory, project management and/or technical experience; Workshare experience; E, EP project experience.
  • Substantial technical, practical and leadership experience in a relevant discipline and proven experience in project engineering on smaller projects, with associated commercial and contractual experience.

About Airswift
Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients. 
With over 1000 employees and 9,000+ contractors operating in over 70 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry and the level of experience, exposure and expertise that the organization has is unparalleled.

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 Patrick Chick directly via or 6146 4363.

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