Project Engineer (Civil) - Darwin, NT

Last updated 10 hours ago
Location:Northern Territory
Job Type:Full Time

About Laing O’Rourke

Laing O’Rourke is a $6 billion international operation with over 50 years of involvement in Australian construction and infrastructure including more than a decade under the Laing O’Rourke banner. We are currently delivering some of Australia’s most exciting projects across the transport, building construction, defence, airports, mining, civil and social infrastructure sectors. Laing O’Rourke is committed to becoming the recognised leader for innovation and excellence in the construction industry.

About the project

Larrakeyah Barracks is a strategically important Defence base servicing the Royal Australian Navy, Army and Joint Task Force units in the Darwin Area. Laing O’ Rourke is delivering both the Larrakeyah Barracks Redevelopment and Facilities Support to Naval Operations in the North projects as the managing contractor.

About the role

We are currently seeking a Project Engineer (Civil) for the Larrakeyah Barracks Redevelopment project. Right now is a great time to join us on this exciting new Defence project which is located in central Darwin and offers longevity. This is a residential role and therefor fly in, fly out arrangements are not available.

Key responsibilities

You will plan and sequence construction activities, track costs, manage subcontractors, interface with design management and construction delivery team, whilst always adhering to Laing O’Rourke’s safety policies and procedures.

About you

You will have a relevant Engineering or Construction Management degree, a contracting background, a strong delivery focus, leadership skills, and ideally 5+ years’ experience in delivering civil packages with Tier 1 Contractors on large-scale building or infrastructure projects. Managing contractor and/or Defence experience would be beneficial.


Benefits

We work hard to create an environment that brings out the best in our people. We believe in building careers through providing a safe, connected and innovative culture that supports ongoing growth and development. We offer industry-leading benefits such as specialised learning and development programs, a mental health and wellbeing program, industry leading paid parental leave policy, family friendly work practices, additional purchased leave option and coaching programs for staff on parental leave.

Diversity & Inclusion

We are committed to building a workforce that reflects the diverse society in which we live and work. We recognise the increasing importance of flexible work arrangements and family friendly work practices to enable and maintain a diverse, adaptive and high performing workforce.

As a proud RAP organisation, Laing O'Rourke is committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. Download our Innovate Reconciliation Action Plan at www.laingorourke.com

Applications from recruitment agencies will not be considered.