Project Engineer Job Description

project engineer Job Description

Pavement / Surfacing Project Engineer,


Project Engineer Job Description


  • Responsible for managing various concurrent projects; both large and small, planning and programming of works including resourcing of the projects for plant and labour resource
  • Client liaison, through direct contact with your direct reports managing and maintaining quality of the works
  • Managing and controlling H&S elements at all times
  • Directly monitoring, controlling and reporting cost on projects
  • Lead a team helping to manage the site area in a fast-paced and demanding environment.
  • Responsible for supervision of works and sub-contractors
  • Monitoring quality and OH&S on the project
  • Tracking progress on your section of works
  • Assisting with cost tracking & financial reporting on your section of works

Usual Requirements

  • 3-7 years + experience, and hold a relevant degree in civil engineering or similar
  • Previous demonstrated experience in delivering technically challenging projects, particularly involving road construction related through on-site supervision and management of onsite activities
  • A good understanding and demonstrative experience of general civil engineering and technical elements.
  • Previous work history with an established Civil Engineering/Asphalting/Surfacing Company.
  • A good understanding and demonstrative experience of pavement types, standard surfacing and asphalting practices, including supervision of laying, quantifying and ordering of materials, testing and monitoring of quality.
  • Have necessary experience and knowledge in auxiliary civils involved in surfacing and road construction such as ironwork, curb, and channeling, milling, and planning.
  • Be practical-minded and work with hands-on approach coupled with excellent communication and people skills
  • A solutions-orientated attitude with a desire to progress in your career.

Average salary: 

Salary is based on © 2021 statistics and research, view their website here.

This Project Engineer job description is a guideline only and will vary depending on the company, project and location within the Australian/ New Zealand market. 

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