Technical Engineer

Last updated 16 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

Technical Engineer - Site

Opportunity: This is an exciting opportunity that will appeal to a highly motivated enthusiastic Engineer looking to step into a wide and varied role offering a high level of autonomy and responsibility.

Duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Demonstrate a safety first attitude.
  • Review & understand detailed constructions drawings
  • Perform quality control and assurance of temporary works equipment prior to site mobilisation
  • Carry out inspections of complex temporary works structures on sites
  • Provide engineering certification of installed temporary works structures
  • Prepare, install, & commission site monitoring equipment such as movement, noise, dust & vibration sensors on sites to monitor the condition of installed temporary works

Skills and Experience: To be successful in this role, you must be degree qualified, preferably in the civil/ structural discipline, with a minimum of five (5) years of industry experience. Additional qualities we are looking for:

  • Developed knowledge of the behaviour of structures to enable you to identify risks & manage them appropriately
  • Experience working on construction sites as a project engineer or similar
  • Appreciation of geotechnical engineering aspects of structures including things like slope stability, footings & retaining walls
  • Detailed knowledge of Australian Standards relating to structural and geotechnical engineering
  • Strong ability to work independently, as well as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills, including direct relations with clients & contractors on construction sites
  • Detailed knowledge of civil construction technologies, techniques & methods
  • Chartered or Professional Engineer status with Engineers Australia highly regarded


  • Exposure to a wide variety of projects located all around NSW (focus on Sydney metro)
  • Some interstate travel as required
  • Work on a wide variety of projects including major projects for Tier 1 contractors
  • Working in a dynamic, multi-discipline engineering team