Project Engineer

Type: Full-time
Staff amount: 10001+ Employees
Level: Mid-Level Level
3 years ago
Deadline: 2020-10-23

Job Description

Downer Rollingstock Services has an exciting opportunity to join our business. RSS is committed to providing the highest quality of Rolling Stock & Overhaul services, for both the local QLD and greater Australian markets and we are currently seeking a Project Engineer to be based at our Maryborough in QLD. You will be responsible for the direction and management of engineering projects and tenders through the life cycle within the Rail Engineering Team. The main purpose is to undertake and lead engineering activities in accordance with Scope of Works received by Downer and demonstrate the engineering solutions to meet both the scope and national/international standards.

Job Requirement

  • Bachelor of Engineering in a relevant Engineering field
  • Registered Professional Engineer Queensland (RPEQ) is desirable. Successful applicant must be able to achieve RPEQ status if not already acquired.
  • Experience in engineering modifications and overhauls on Rollingstock (highly desirable)
  • Proven experience in managing engineering projects including budget, earned value and progress (desirable)
  • Experience in rolling stock or transport related field is preferred or experience in aerospace, defence or similar heavy industry environment
  • Ability to establish and maintain positive customer, supplier and internal relationships
  • Ability to lead effectively with a firm focus on teamwork and fostering the development of the team
  • Ability to undertake engineering work and authoring of modification and engineering documents to facilitate the execution of the work scope by Downer production staff.
  • Strong emphasis on innovation and best practice
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Articulate complex concepts to all levels from the workplace floor to senior executive management
  • An analytical approach to root cause, cost-benefit, safety and risk
  • Familiarity with Queensland Rail standards and work practice (desirable)

Company Introduction

Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities. Listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and New Zealand Stock Exchange as Downer EDI Limited (DOW), we are an ASX 100 company that also owns 88 per cent of Spotless Group Holdings Limited (SPO). Downer Group employs approximately 53,000 people across more than 300 sites, primarily in Australia and New Zealand but also in the Asia-Pacific region, South America and Southern Africa.

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