Project Engineer

Project Engineer

Project Engineer

Permanent Full Time
Territory-wide, NT

This role will include:

  • Supervise site based projects including monitoring of subcontractor procurement in accordance with the projects schedule
  • Identification of potential practical cost saving design solutions for review with Site Manager
  • Check designs and details on plans, any ambiguity to be followed up and resolved with Site Manager
  • Monitor and manage project deliverables in accordance with the project schedule and liaise with Site Manager
  • Keep records relating to and maintain contact and communication with clients, consultants, subcontractors, suppliers and local authorities
  • Assist and provide input with project staff in the assessment and selection of subcontractors relative to the market
  • Coordinate subcontractor planning to ensure adherence to project objectives
  • Material procurement in accordance with the projects purchasing procedure and limits of authority
  • Assess plant and labour resource requirements for the project and communicate recommendations to Site Manager
  • Manage and verify site setout and survey, including the establishment of adequate controls and recovery datum
  • Develop processes for deficient areas as work progresses
  • Provide leadership and direction to site personnel ensuring project team works efficiently and effectively, with team members covering roles in other jobs when necessary
  • Foster, lead and promote good project culture presenting a collaborative environment of high morale
  • Assist with the supervision of project staff and subcontractors
  • Ensure site offices, amenities and storage buildings are maintained in a clean and tidy condition
  • Ensure that all company policies and practices are implemented as written
  • Promote the company’s image at all times


Contract Administration

  • Identify and record any current or potential risk pertaining to programme or scope and communicate with your Site Manager for assessment
  • As required, provide assistance to your Site Manager for the assessment of Head Contract claims for variations, delays and other contractual claims
  • Assist the Site Manager in the evaluation of all subcontractors claims for payment, variations, delays and other contractual claims


Key Attributes and Skills:

  • Recognised Degree
  • Industry experience, including:
    • Minimum of 3-5 years in estimating, administration and project management
  • Complete understanding of:
    • Construction or civil materials and methods
    • Project programming
    • Management and planning skills
  • Exposure to contract administration


What Sitzler can offer you:

  • Real career progression and growth
  • Be a proud member of a highly successful and established NT construction & civil operation business
  • Excellent remuneration and benefits
  • Full time positions with leave entitlements

To apply for this position, please click on the apply now button below to send us a cover letter and your current CV.

Please note applicants must be legally entitled to work in Australia and may require:

  • A current and valid driver’s licence
  • A Nationally Recognised Construction Induction
  • Pre-employment medical examination with drug & alcohol screening
  • Police and/or security clearances