Senior Project Engineer / Manager

Job Title: Senior Project Engineer / Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Perth, Australia
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2018-08-29
Reference: BH-88843
Contact Name: Luke Whitfield
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 30, 2018 09:49

Job Description


Our client, a global mining and metals company require Senior Project Engineers/Managers across multiple disciplines for one of their mining sites in the Northern Territory.

The Opportunity 

The purpose of these roles is to deliver safety, volume and cost at the Operation through inclusive leadership. Through your leadership you will ensure all tasks are designed to guarantee a safe outcome whilst growing a culture of care, accountability and continuous improvement. In addition, you will:

Key Accountabilities Will Include

    • Planning, coordinating and management of brownfield capital projects and site construction

    • Reporting on program progress and financial performance

    • Managing all internal Fixed Plant Project Engineers and Project Managers

    • Managing the site delivery teams, with each site Construction Manager as direct reports

    • Responsible for delivering the program of Fixed Plant Projects on Scope, Schedule and Budget

    • Managing internal and external stakeholders from concept to completion

    • Ensuring compliance with safety, environmental and heritage standards

Qualifications And Skills Required
    • Strong operational process plant knowledge

    • Experience in managing medium to large size projects and delivering them to the highest safety standards

    • Excellent stakeholder management

    • Prior experience in a construction and projects environment

    • Advanced organisation, time management and leadership skills

    • Strong communication skills

    • Proven capability to operate in a complex environment, leading and facilitating diverse teams

    • Demonstrated ability to develop, coach and mentor employees to improve engagement, diversity and capability

    • Demonstrated ability to engage and influence key stakeholders at all organisational levels

    • Has suitable technical expertise and knowledge of the Operations to inform decision making – this may be through a background in Engineering or extensive experience within an operational role

    • Ability to grasp concepts quickly and leverage the skills and experience of key stakeholders to solve problems


    • 4/3 roster from Cairns or Darwin

    • Superannuation Matching Contributions

    • 26 Weeks paid parental leave

    • Education and Career Development

    • Employee Share Plan

    • Competitive Salaries