senior project engineer in adelaide

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adelaide, south australia
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Randstad are seeking immediate applications from available and suitable candidates for the role of Senior Project Engineer within a leading mining and resources organisation. Due to a large growth phase currently underway and the commitment to major projects, this exciting Adelaide CBD based opportunity is immediately available. Interviews and commencements will occur over the next few weeks for this long term contract of 12 months.

Reporting to the Studies Manager, you will apply your project management expertise, including all activities in the front end phases of Identification, Selection and Definition, to ensure the optimum delivery of projects.

Key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Work with stakeholders to ensure that projects are appropriately defined and to facilitate key decision making.
  • Engage and monitor design service consultants to support projects
  • Manage consultant delivery and ensure standards are met
  • Reporting and any corrective actions
  • Safety in design
  • Be supported by the existing project services and technical engineering functions

The successful candidate will possess:

  • A degree in Engineering or Project Management qualifications
  • A minimum of 10 years experience in study engineering in the mining, minerals processing and/or heavy industrial or major infrastructure projects
  • Tailings experience would be highly regarded
  • Civil & Mechanical Design co-ordination highly regarded in addition to proven technical knowledge in these disciplines
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Highly technical and detailed
  • Energetic with a positive, can-do attitude.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate experience in a similar role and preference will be given to those with heavy fixed plant, resources and mining experience. Take this opportunity to secure a rare role offered as 5/2 from Adelaide. This roster does not support interstate applicants. Any relocation to Adelaide would be at your own cost.

This position will commence immediately and market rates are on offer. Join an established organisation offering good structure and support, further career opportunities and a strong commitment to safety and quality.

Please click on the apply button to submit a CV. If you would like a confidential discussion, please call Sian Morris, engineering specialist from Randstad on 8150 7033.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Project Engineer, mining engineering, tailings, Olympic Dam


Bachelor of Engineering

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree