Senior Project Engineer (Building Services) - Laing O'Rourke - Adelaide, SA

Location:South Australia
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

Overseen by managing contractor Laing O’Rourke, the Osborne North Development Project will see the construction, refurbishment and modernisation of purpose-built facilities specifically designed to enable the most effective build of Australia’s Future Submarine fleet. The design and construction activities for the new Future Submarine Construction Yard will be incredibly important and complex. The project will transform the naval shipbuilding and ship sustainment industry here in Australia.

About the role

We are currently seeking a Senior Project Engineer (Building Services) for the Osborne North Development Project in Adelaide. Right now is a great time to join us on this exciting new Defence project, right here in Adelaide. This permanent role offers great career prospects with a people-centric, privately owned tier 1 constructor and international engineering enterprise.

Key responsibilities

As Senior Project Engineer (Building Services), you will coordinate the installation, testing, commissioning and handover of new services and the diversion/relocation of existing services for the project. You will plan and sequence construction activities, track costs, manage services subcontractors (Mechanical, Electrical, Communications, Security, Fire Protection, Hydraulics and Vertical Transportation Services), interface with our 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 degree in Engineering (ideally Electrical or Mechanical), strong delivery focus and experience in Services/Utilities on large, complex building projects with top-tier contractors. You will ideally bring 8+ years’ experience in delivering building projects, and leadership skills. Experience with managing contractor models and/or delivering defence projects 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.

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.

Applications from recruitment agencies will not be considered.