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Project Engineer QLD

We are looking for a project engineer to join our team in Lawnton, QLD

About Keller Australia

We are Australia's leader in geotechnical solutions and proud to be one of the globally connected companies of Keller, the world’s largest geotechnical engineering contractor. We have delivered industry leading foundations and ground improvement solutions to the building, construction, and mining industries in Australia for over 60 years. 

About the role

We are seeking an experienced Project Engineer to join our team in Brisbane. This role would be responsible for supporting the Project team with planning to ensure the safe, timely and successful completion of projects to schedule. 

You will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring requirements are achieved in accordance with the design and technical aspects of the project
  • Undertaking site inspections and duties as directed by the project / operations manager
  • Ensuring the construction related aspects of a project meet or exceed the required performance targets in relation to time
  • Preparation or modification of ACAD drawings and raising NCRs and CARs 
  • Managing contractors to ensure the project meets deadlines
  • Assessing material upon delivery to ensure compliance with project specific specification
  • Regular reporting on site activities to project/operations/technical manager

Please note this role may require some travel to regional / interstate locations and periods of time working away from home.

About you
To be successful in this role you will be a team player, adaptable, and someone who is comfortable rolling up their sleeves and joining our team out on site.

To be considered for this position, you will:

  • Degree qualified in Civil or Geotechnical Engineering
  • 2 – 5 years’ experience in a similar position 
  • Have a sound understanding of geotechnical and foundation systems
  • A solid understanding of commercial and contractual aspects of projects 
  • Great communication skills for liaising with internal and external stakeholders 
  • A strong commitment to safety to achieve a zero-harm environment 

Why work with us 

  • Flexible work arrangements considered
  • Fair employment practices and emphasis on promoting from within
  • Focus on learning and development
  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • Potential for international career growth
  • Collaborative working environment
  • Free onsite parking
  • Paid Parental Leave

At Keller Australia we have a strong focus on Health and Safety, offer an inclusive work environment, and are committed to ongoing development and recognition of employees' contributions and input.

We are a diverse and inclusive organisation where differences are valued. We welcome people of all backgrounds, experiences, and abilities to apply. 

How to apply
If you love what you’ve heard and are ready to join the Keller Team, email us today. 
To learn more about us, visit 
Please note Keller have a strong commitment to health and safety, a pre-employment medical (including a drug and alcohol screen) will be required for the successful candidate.