Brisbane, Queensland
30+ Days Ago
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Civil Project Engineer - Buildings

Are you looking for a challenging, interesting and rewarding step in your career?   

We have an exciting expatriate opportunity for an experienced Project Engineer with experience in commercial or infrastructure buildings to join our Lombrum Naval Base project supporting the Buildings team based on Manus Island PNG.  Reporting to the SPE - Buildings, in this role you will effectively support the project team through delivering the buildings scope of works through construction, installation and commissioning.

This role is based on Manus Island in Papua New Guinea working 28 days on, 14 days off roster.

Who we  are  

We are a pioneering company.  At Clough, we harness our people’s innovative thinking through engineering and construction solutions the deliver a sustainable future today.  We work with clients across the infrastructure, resources and energy industries.  

Clough has been awarded the Lombrum Naval Base (LNB) Infrastructure project in PNG. The project includes the delivery of infrastructure and facilities at LNB. The main works will see infrastructure construction across the LNB. This includes water infrastructure, waste-water infrastructure, power generation, marine infrastructure and buildings.


Who you  are  

Courageous. Motivated. Curious. Passionate. Creative. These are just a few words that describe you.  

 Your focus will include:  

  • Providing detailed engineering input within the buildings scope of works that ensures  delivery of works on time and within budget to client satisfaction
  • Preparing and reviewing field installation work packs
  • Working closely with the project team including superintendents, planners, procurement, HSSE, commercial, and QA/QC staff to ensure timely, cost effective and fit for purpose engineering and construction
  • Managing the delivery of subcontractor work packages on time and within budget
  • Participating in hazard and safety reviews on site, and executing visible safety leadership
  • Providing advice to subcontractors and actively finding solutions to technical or project issues as required, in a timely manner

What you will bring to the team:  

  • Degree qualified in Engineering or equivalent construction management with a minimum of 5 years of relevant hands-on project engineering experience within the building space
  • Project delivery of commercial buildings, prisons, hospitals, schools, defence compounds or similar will be looked at favorably
  • Demonstrated experience in all aspects of concrete, services installation and finishes within buildings packages 
  • Strong commitment to safety from design to construction 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to work well in a team
  • Knowledge of Australian Codes and Standards
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving working skills with the ability to set priorities and manage own time
  • Experience working on site in a fast-paced construction environment
  • Experience working in PNG and/or a remote environment is highly preferred but not essential

Our benefits 

We have created an environment that brings out the best in our people. Clough’s people enjoy industry leading benefits such as:  

  • Exposure to a range of projects and industries
  • Ongoing training for career progression  
  • Industry leading paid parental leave program from the day you join  
  • Mental health and wellbeing programs   
  • A competitive remuneration packages  
  • Employee assistance program for employees and their families  
  • Special offers on private health insurance, salary packaging, banking, travel, groceries and more  


We’re building a diverse workforce    

 At Clough, we are committed to building a workforce that reflects the communities in which we work and live. To us, workplace diversity means creating an inclusive environment that accepts every person, embraces their differences, and provides opportunities for all to achieve their full potential.    

We are a certified Employer of Choice for Gender Equality by WGEA, a partner with Pride in Diversity, a recognised employer of choice by WORK180, a signatory of the Veterans’ Employment Commitment and an active member of CEOs for Gender Equity and Champions for Change Coalition.  We strongly encourage people with disability, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people, mature aged workers and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.  

We are delivering some of Australia’s most exciting and pioneering projects across the energy, resources and infrastructure industries, so if you’re driven and keen, apply now!   

 Once we receive your application, it will be reviewed for shortlisting. Should your application be shortlisted we will contact you.   

Please note: Clough reserves the right to commence the shortlisting process for this role immediately and the right to remove the advertisement before the closing date. Agency submissions will not be considered for this position.


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