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Post Details
Posted By : John Holland Group Pty Ltd

Start Date : Aug 09, 2018

Deadline : Sep 09, 2018
Role: Project Engineer

Location : CBD & Inner Suburbs (VIC)

Position :Full Time

Job Type : Full Time

Industry : Infrastructure
Job Description

From humble beginnings almost 70 years ago, John Holland has been driving positive change in Australia, and is now one of the nation’s leading infrastructure and property companies.


We work in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia offering services from infrastructure and property development, to rail and building.


By finding solutions to complex challenges, we transform communities to make them easier to move around, more connected and better to live in.


The Project Engineer – Overhead Wiring (OHW) role is primarily responsible for coordinating on-site construction engineering activities to achieve project time and budget objectives. We are looking for candidates who have experience within Rail projects, contract management, overhead wiring and/or electrical experience.


Responsibilities of the role include;


  • Coordinate and administer construction engineering activities to ensure that projects are implemented in accordance with plans, designs and specifications
  • Assist with the preparation of site construction budgets and reports
  • Monitor construction progress for adherence to programme and report to the Site Manger or Project Manager
  • Demonstrate sound people management skills by managing work and performance of subcontractors to achieve outcomes
  • Arrange and oversee the letting of tenders
  • Contribute to improvements to existing designs
  • Utilise effective time management skills including sequencing of work of own and resource time management


To be successful in this key role, you must have;


  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, Science, Building Construction or equivalent.
  • Minimum 5-10 years’ engineering experience
  • Experience on >$10M Projects
  • Understanding of the Project Design Management Plan, Quality Management Plan. Safety Management Plan and Environmental Management Plan
  • Pre-contracts knowledge in relation to design, planning and legislative requirements
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Clear and precise communication skills


John Holland is up for the challenge of transforming lives.


From Parliament House to the Alice to Darwin Rail Link, from the MCG’s Great Southern Stand to Sydney Metro, we’ve had a hand in the Australia we all know today. We are currently involved in delivering many of Australia’s largest infrastructure projects, as well as significant property and urban renewal projects. Whatever we face, the heart of what we do is creating people-centred solutions to complex challenges and opportunities. We think deeply about what we do and how it affects communities. We push boundaries and innovate, gain trust through our actions and whatever the project, we’re in it for the long, long term.


We work hard to attract and retain the best employees, and we provide opportunities for rich career experiences, and a strong framework for on-going career development.


We are committed to building, valuing and promoting diversity and inclusiveness across John Holland.