Project Development Engineer - Green Infrastructure

Project Development Engineer - Green Infrastructure

Job Title: Project Development Engineer - Green Infrastructure
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: PC - 7 - 22
Contact Name: Paul Cullen
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 31, 2019 09:31

Job Description

About the Role: 
Public Sector People is seeking an experienced Project Development Engineer to join City of Sydney to work in the City’s Green Infrastructure Business Unit on a number on projects.

These projects will relate to environmentally sensitive sites and/or present an opportunity to create positive sustainability outcomes. The position will focus primarily on water harvesting (for recycling), storm-water management, landfill leachate control, and land rehabilitation.

Key Responsibilities: 
  • Manage the day to day development and implementation of complex and innovative green infrastructure projects as part of the City’s approved green infrastructure capital works program;
  • Management of cross divisional project team meetings, workshops and activities, together with associated monitoring and reporting;
  • Effective risk management through proactive identification, prioritisation, treatment, monitoring and reporting of risks;
  • Identify issues which are impeding the progress of projects and take prompt and decisive remedial action to ensure that delays are minimized;
  • Monitor the performance of external consultants and contractors to ensure performance in accordance with established and agreed programs
  • Monitoring and reporting on all key performance indicators (KPIs) relevant to the program including, but not limited to: delivery timelines and budget control; and
  • Comply with and keep abreast of any relevant legislation applicable to the performance of the duties of this position.
Key Skills Required:
  • Tertiary qualifications at degree level in Engineering or a similar building, or infrastructure design and construction discipline.
  • Extensive professional engineering experience including participation in one or more aspects of the building, infrastructure, plant and equipment lifecycle, such as design, project management, commissioning, maintenance or refurbishment.
  • Demonstrated high level of interpersonal skills, stakeholder engagement and commitment to work as part of a team.
  • Ability to work under pressure and achieve strict deadlines while balancing competing priorities.
If you meet the above criteria and are looking for your next contract opportunity please apply via the appropriate link with a CV attached.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity please contact Paul Cullen on (02) 9376 8200.

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