JOB VACANCIES

JOB VACANCIES

Expression of Interest

Ward is always looking for talented professionals to join its committed team. Please email your resume and cover letter to hr@wardcivil.com.au

Senior Project Engineer

Ward Civil & Environmental Engineering is a leading civil engineering and remediation contractor in the Sydney market with a range of top tier clients including Transport for NSW, Sydney Airport Corporation, Northern Beaches Council, City of Sydney, Western Sydney Parklands and Lendlease Building. With a history of close to 50 years, we are proud of our culture, our commitment to safety and the service that we provide to our clients. With offices in Sydney and Newcastle and a workforce in excess of 150, we pride ourselves on the technical capabilities of our experienced construction staff.

We are looking to appoint a Senior Project Engineer to join and lead one of our successful project teams to ensure the successful delivery of small to large size projects.

Responsibilities may include:

· To develop and take a lead role in the overall job schedule with project team, ensuring project milestone dates are met

· Defining construction materials, methods and quality standards and producing specifications, plans and drawings

· Forward planning for procurement of resources in advance of required time for the job – this can be planning up to 6 weeks in advance

· Ensuring the effective organisation and direction of site labour and the delivery of plant, materials and equipment and running with detailed programs for site activity coordination

· Ensure relevant documentation required for importing material, plant and labour to site is provided prior to arrival – this includes maintenance history, insurances, certificates of conformity, etc.

· Lead project team in developing and implementing site safety manual

· Provide weekly updates to the project team

· Conduct Safe Work Method Statement reviews

· Obtaining construction site samples and testing of samples

· Studying drawings and specs to estimate costings and prepare cost plans in line with budgets

· Develop and review I.T.P’s and other Quality Assurance documentation

· Prepare monthly report for project including compiling costs to date, cost summaries etc

· Carry out receipting through accounting software

· Contract Management

· Liaison point for clients and external consultants

Ideal qualifications/experience:

· Min 2 years’ experience in a Senior Project Engineer or Project Manager role in civil construction works

· Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering or related field

· A valid driver’s license

· Confident in the use of Microsoft Office suit. Any experience in using Microsoft Project will be highly regarded

· Strong interpersonal and communication skills

· A team-focus with the ability to interact with a wide variety of people at all levels

· A driven, self-motivated attitude, with the ability to work on your own initiative

At Ward we offer the opportunity to develop a career in a successful and growing civil infrastructure business that values diversity, inclusion, innovation and personal growth across its workforce and retains the family first culture upon which the business was founded. If you share these values and seek a rewarding and challenging career, apply now by sending your details to hr@wardcivil.com.au

 

Job Posted 18 May 2022, 11:40AM

Engineering Manager

We have a number of projects within the Sydney civil and remediation sector. We are looking to appoint an Engineering Manager to join and lead one of our successful project teams. The key objective of the Engineering Manager will be to lead the construction team, ensuring the successful delivery of small to large size projects. This is a full time role.

Who we are looking for:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in an Engineering Manager /  Project Manager role in civil construction works
  • Degree qualification in Civil Engineering or related area
  • Road pavement construction to RMS specification and/or earthworks experience is advantageous
  • A valid driver’s license
  • Confident in the use of Microsoft Office suite. Any experience in using Microsoft Project will be highly regarded but not essential
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong commercial skills
  • A team-focus with the ability to interact with a wide variety of people at all levels
  • A driven, self-motivated attitude, with the ability to work on your own initiative

Duties

  • To develop the overall job schedule with the project team, ensuring project milestone dates are met
  • Establish engineering strategies and plans, implementing and monitoring of such plans
  • Interpret plans, drawings and specifications, and providing advice on engineering methods and procedures to meet all requirements
  • Ensuring conformity with specifications and plans, laws, regulations and health and safety standards
  • Forward planning for procurement of resources
  • Ensure daily production work activities are kept in line with activity costs, or where different, understand why
  • Guaranteeing engineering standards of quality, price, timeliness, performance and safety are observed
  • Overseeing maintenance requirements to optimise efficiency and effectiveness
  • Develop and review I.T.P.s and other Quality Assurance documentation
  • Prepare monthly report for the project, compiling costs to date, cost summaries for the project along with forecasting costs to completion
  • Carry out receipting through accounting software
  • Contract Management
  • Liaison with clients and external consultants

At Ward we offer the opportunity to develop a career in a successful and growing civil infrastructure business that values diversity, inclusion, innovation, and personal growth across its workforce and retains the family first culture upon which the business was founded. If you share these values and seek a rewarding and challenging career, apply now by sending your resume to hr@wardcivil.com.au.

Job Posted 15 Mar 2022 10:16am

Project Manager

We have projects within the Sydney civil and remediation sector and are looking to appoint a full time Project Manager to join and lead one of our successful project teams. The key objective of the Project Manager will be to lead the construction team, ensuring the successful delivery of small to large size projects.

Who we are looking for

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a Project Manager role in civil construction works
  • Degree qualification in Civil Engineering or related area
  • Road pavement construction to RMS specification and/or earthworks experience is advantageous
  • A valid driver’s license
  • Confident in the use of Microsoft Office suite. Any experience in using Microsoft Project will be highly regarded but not necessary
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills combined with strong commercial skills
  • A team-focus with the ability to interact with a wide variety of people at all levels including external consultants and clients
  • A driven, self-motivated attitude, with the ability and confidence to work on your own initiative

Duties

  • To develop the overall job schedule with project team, ensuring project milestone dates are met
  • Forward planning for procurement of resources in advance of required time for job
  • Ensure daily production work activities are kept in line with activity costs, or where different, understand why
  • Ensure correct determination of construction methods and materials and quality standards
  • Review and ensure drawing plans, construction methods and associated procedures have been drafted and interpreted correctly
  • Lead project team in developing and implementing site safety manual
  • Manage the site project and labour team
  • Oversee delivery of materials, plant and equipment
  • Develop and review I.T.P.s and other Quality Assurance documentation
  • Prepare monthly report for project, detailed cost plans, cost summaries for the project along with budgeting and forecasting costs to completion
  • Carry out receipting through accounting software
  • Contract Management

At Ward we offer the opportunity to develop a career in a successful and growing civil infrastructure business that values diversity, inclusion, innovation, and personal growth across its workforce and retains the family first culture upon which the business was founded. If you share these values and seek a rewarding and challenging career, apply now.

Job posted 28 Mar 2022 11:05am