Marine Project Engineer

New South Wales, New South Wales
22 Dec 2016
30 Mar 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Marine Project Engineer - Marine Wharf Extension Project

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Advisian, an independent consulting arm of the WorleyParsons Group is a unique consulting firm, differentiated by our global reach, deep technical knowledge and ability to implement the advice we provide. We operate across 19 countries with over 2,500 people in the Hydrocarbons, Infrastructure, Minerals and Metals and Chemicals sectors. We offer a comprehensive combination of strategic management advice, deep domain knowledge and unparalleled technical know-how to deliver implementable solutions. We first advise, then go on to deliver extraordinary outcomes based on that advice.

Our NSW Coasts and Ports team specialise in marine structures, coastal and ocean engineering. Projects include port planning, marine infrastructure design and construction, asset inspections and maintenance, coastal process studies, metocean engineering, dredging design and supervision, vessel handling and mooring studies. The Coasts and Ports team of consulting engineers work with passion and have an absolute client focus in their area of expertise.

We are recruiting a Project Engineer to join our team representing the client on the Eden Breakwater Wharf Extension Project in southern NSW. The project includes dredging extending the existing wharf and installing new mooring infrastructure to accommodate the growing cruise vessel traffic visiting the Port of Eden. An associated project is the construction of a wave attenuator to create a safe boating area within the Port of Eden.

Details and responsibilities of the role:
  • Based in Nowra, NSW for the first half of 2017 in a procurement support role before moving to site in Eden as a site based Project Engineer for a minimum of 1 and a half years.
  • Primary responsibility for procurement support and general site project engineering responsibilities throughout the procurement, construction and project completion phases of the wharf extension project.
  • Client liaison and stakeholder coordination and engagement throughout all facets and phases of the project.

Requirements of the role:
  • Technical diploma or degree in civil / structural engineering with on-site marine construction engineering experience in medium size marine projects ( $50m).
  • Excellent stakeholder management experience on similar projects.
  • A focus on and commitment to safety and well-being for all team members and project stakeholders on a day-day basis, leading by example.
  • A proactive approach to complex problem solving and initiative to work with an absolute client focus.

Why Join Us?

  • An opportunity to be a part of Advisian's story and this flagship NSW project.
  • We foster a culture where our people are keen to contribute their ideas. Every one of use can be innovators and the business values all of our input.
  • We offer unparralled opportunities for personal and professional development and career growth.
  • This role will provide allowances for the project accommodation and living expenses and overtime where required.