Overview / Responsibilities:
Wood is currently recruiting a Senior Project Engineer (Mechanical) to join our team at Melbourne Water located at Winneke Treatment Plant in Christmas Hills. We are looking for a degree qualified Mechanical Project Engineer to manage and engineer multi-discipline projects from front end, detailed design, construction, commissioning, hand-over, within schedule and cost to an acceptable quality.
Develop scope of work including risk register, budget estimate and implementation strategy for approval
Develop the project plan, resources levelling and recommended schedule contingency
Review project documentation and provide feedback to colleagues
Compile work packs for the execution of construction and commissioning works
Support sourcing and initiate procurement of all required goods and services to achieve project objectives
Ensure correct procedures and specifications are in place for the project or programme of projects
Ensure adequate supervision to subcontract and Wood personnel for the performance of construction and commissioning works
Participate in the selection of subcontractor resources where required.
Meet KPI's for assigned projects including safety, cost control and environmental performance
Coordinate and manage all project related communication including reporting on any deviation from the project baseline schedules to relevant stakeholders
Skills / Qualifications:
Successful candidate must be able to manage multiple scope works, administer/control construction works and lead/champion project HSE requirements
Extensive experience in the management of water utilities projects or other relevant industries
Practiced in project control mechanisms and with commercial and technical risk assessments
Ability to work autonomously and deliver to deadlines
Effective communication and relationship-building skills
Strong site experience
Practical problem solving skills
Candidates must have full work rights in Australia to be considered for this role.
If you’re an experienced Senior Project Engineer (Mechanical), ready for your next project, then we are keen to hear from you today.
Apply now and take the next step in your career with this exciting opportunity!
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