Project Engineer - MTM

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 role

We are currently seeking a Project Engineer to join our Track Renewals team based in Melbourne, VIC. This permanent role offers great career prospects with a privately owned tier 1 constructor, and great exposure to the booming rail industry.

Key responsibilities

You will be responsible for the planning and sequencing of construction activities, tracking costs and project status, and providing engineering support to management and construction delivery teams, whilst always adhering to Laing O’Rourke’s safety policies and procedures.

About you

As the suitable candidate for this role, you will hold a tertiary qualification in Civil Engineering along with rail experience in a similar role, having worked for Tier 1 construction contracting companies in Australia on infrastructure projects.


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.