Senior Project engineer - NPI

Kwinana, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1189546

Location Kwinana, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Process - Mining & Metals

Function Project Management

Job Type Contract

Date Added May 26, 2023

Our client seeks a Senior Project Engineer to facilitate NPI projects from concept to handover. The role on offer is an initial 12 month contract with the view of an extension.
Included in the project are the following:
  • Roofing replacements 3x buildings
  • Ops Admin A/C replacement/upgrade
  • Laboratory compliance and its building integrity reinstatement.
  • Country Offices Replacement

The purpose of the role is to:
  • 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.
  • Ensure the project conforms to the client's approved Basis of Design and all applicable regulatory and code requirements

Responsibilities include:
  • Demonstrate behaviour and business practices commensurate with a culture of world's best health, safety and environmental performance.
  • Assist in developing, communicating, implementing and regularly review systems, strategies, standards and processes (including environmental plans or health management programs)
  • Establish, maintain and build healthy client relationships.
  • Proactively resolve performance, scope and schedule issues with the Client as they arise.
  • Identify, document, communicate and meet the client's requirements.
  • Effectively manage assigned budgets
  • Contribute to the development of overall project schedule.
  • Supervise work in accordance with the approved schedule
  • Monitor cost aspects of the project within direct control and forecast final costs, identify trends and take action to avoid cost overruns
  • Focus the relevant team members on achievement of milestones and other key project objectives.
  • Listens to the team, discusses the issues, resolves problems and directs activities to remove roadblocks and achieve objectives.
  • Regularly provide clear reports to project management.
  • Effective communication with the design team and third parties.
  • Accurate, timely and effective reporting to the Project Manager.
  • Set clear objectives to the design team, including achieving productivity and budget targets.
  • Ensure the design team aware of, and complies with, client's Basis of Design and apply regulations and codes.
  • Manages inter-discipline interfaces effectively
  • Assess procurement processes throughout the project to ensure goods meet specification, are delivered on time and are within budget

About you:
Experience: 5-10 years
  • Project management of infrastructure related projects, generally of low to medium complexity in nature.
  • Contracts management
  • Stakeholder management
  • Cost and schedule management
  • A recognised engineering degree

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