Lead Signalling Engineer

Melbourne, Australia Countrywide
02 Sep 2016
07 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
At approximately $13 Billion in revenue, Jacobs is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional, and construction services, including all aspects of architecture, engineering and construction, operations and maintenance, as well as scientific and specialty consulting. We serve a broad range of companies and organizations, including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies. Our global network includes approximately 66,000 employees in more than 250 offices in more than 30 countries, with operations in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, India, Australia, Africa, and Asia.

We are seeking a Lead Signalling Engineer to join our transport team in Melbourne. Leading a team of professionals you will be responsible for the delivery projects and establishing Jacobs's market as the industry leader. Reporting to the Section Leader Rail, key responsibilities include

  • Participate in signalling strategy development and implementation as part of our over-arching multi-disciplinary Rail strategy
  • Engage with clients, conveying your in-depth understanding of the railway signalling industry to identify opportunities to advise and support them in resolving their key issues
  • Lead the delivery of signalling projects in accordance with Jacobs procedures and practices to achieve satisfied clients
  • Undertake Design and/or Checking and Testing on signalling projects within areas of accredited competency
  • Keep abreast of emerging industry issues and developments to effectively position Jacobs for its contribution to the industry
  • Assist the Section Leader Rail with recruiting and developing staff as part of our culture of continuous learning

With a track record of achievement in a similar role, you will hold relevant tertiary qualifications and have gained your experience in a design consultancy. With proven leadership capability you will demonstrate a strong delivery focus and have a positive communication style to effectively engage with clients and stakeholders to drive positive change and win new work. Your strong commercial drive coupled with passion for design will ensure your success in this role.

This is an excellent opportunity for some seeking that next step in their career and motivated in making a mark in the industry.

Jacobs offers you the opportunity to develop your professional and technical career working on leading projects. As part of a high-performing, delivery focused team, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with a wide range of talented individuals. We offer rewarding careers, ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative environment and flexible work practices that focus on wellbeing. #LI-JC1