Project Manager / Engineer – Civil

The Company

This outstanding civil contractor has been delivering high-quality projects for clients in the public and private sectors for decades. Their relationship-driven ethos is what drives their business decisions, creating a collaborative partnership between their team, their clients, and their suppliers to achieve positive outcomes for all.

Due to continued growth across their business, they are seeking a highly motivated and career-driven Project Engineer to join their team here in Newcastle.

The Position

Working closely with the Project Manager and Supervisor, you will assist in the day-to-day management of site activities. 

You will be responsible for:

  • Short to medium-term planning, aligned with the overall construction programme.
  • Procurement of all materials and services.
  • Assisting in the management of budget and cost control.
  • Assisting in Contract administration including assessment of claims and variations.
  • Managing quality assurance including all document control.
  • Coordinating WHS management and reporting.
  • Providing technical engineering advice throughout construction.

About You

  • Degree qualification in Civil Engineering.
  • Previous experience in a construction role with strong detailed earthworks, drainage, and pavement experience.
  • Previous exposure to TfNSW road design and construction standards.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical specifications and drawings.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build rapport with people at all levels of a project.
  • Thrives working in a challenging, fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to multi-task, managing multiple tasks at a time.
  • Willingness to learn.

This role would suit a Project Engineer who is looking to make the move into Project Management in the coming years, or a Site Engineer looking to take the step up to Project Engineering with a supportive contractor.

The Benefits

  • Newcastle based projects.
  • A contractor with an excellent reputation and great project pipeline.
  • Excellent salary which is negotiable based on previous experience.
  • Ongoing career development opportunities.

To apply, please click the apply now button, forward your current resume to or call Kyle on 0478 088 245.