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Project Engineer - Transport WA

Date: 08-Jun-2022

Location: Perth, WA, AU, 6000

Company: Ventia

Project Engineer – Transport Contract 

Ventia’s Transport Contract are seeking an enterprising and engaging Project Engineer to join their Perth based office team. This role will  be part of the team responsible for delivering road maintenance and capital works contruction projects across the Pilbaras main roads and highways. Whilst this position is based locally, travel to the Pilbara region forms part of this role.


What is required:

  • Lead business development opportunities including client relationship development, working winning activities through to contract award and delivery
  • Delivery of road construction and maintenance project and contract management functions
  • Plan and control the execution of projects in a cost-effective manner
  • Oversee project work methods and performance/implement corrective actions as needed to ensure project outcomes and specifications are met
  • Close liaison with the Project Manager with respect to contractual matters
  • Review and revise overall program and individual project costs on a regular basis and take corrective action where deviations from budget occur 


Skills & Experience

  • Degree in Civil Engineering or Project Management or equivalent 
  • Experience in interpreting engineering drawings, standards and specifications
  • Strong understanding of road construction and maintenance standards and practices
  • Estimating and financial management of construction programs of work
  • Experience in management and delivery of road maintenance and construction works up to value of $15m
  • Past experience and strong relation in working with MRWA
  • Strong financial, commercial and subcontractor management skills


  • Flexible, supportive and inclusive work environment where you matter. 
  • Stimulating and rewarding working environment 
  • Permanent position offering highly competitive salary 
  • Immediate start available 


The salary range for this role, based on experience is: $140,000 - $160,000 + super


About the company
Ventia is one of Australasia’s largest dedicated infrastructure service providers, Ventia is a dynamic organisation with a rich history. Our clients are the owners and operators of major infrastructure that is critical to our communities. No one else does exactly what we do in the way we do it. 
Making infrastructure work for our communities is at the heart of who we are and it’s what unites and excites us. We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy.  The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success. 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this vaccancy.


How to apply
To apply please click on the "Apply" button to complete your application.

No matter who you are, we encourage you to apply for the job that’s right for you.  We are keen to increase diversity across our business, so our workforce reflects the diverse communities 


Position Reference Number: 140611 

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