Project Engineer (Traffic) - Parramatta Light Rail

Location: Parramatta Posted Date: March 14, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 568848 Careermine Job Id: 1838500
Project Engineer (Traffic) - Parramatta Light Rail
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Job type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Parramatta
Categories: Engineering (All disciplines), Civil Engineering

Who we are
Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.
Position summary
ABOUT THE PROJECT

The $2.4 billion Parramatta Light Rail will connect Westmead to Carlingford via the Parramatta CBD and Camellia with a 12-kilometre, two-way light rail track. Parramatta Connect (CPB Contractors and Downer EDI Joint Venture) has been engaged by Transport for NSW to complete the construction of the light rail track, roadworks, stop platforms, and transport interchanges at Westmead, Parramatta CBD and Carlingford. Upon its completion the light rail will transport 28,000 people every day to key destinations, new communities and essential services. It is expected to open in 2023.

ABOUT THE ROLE

We currently have an opportunity for a Traffic Engineer to join our team in Parramatta. You will be responsible for:
  • Developing, implementing and updating the site-specific traffic management plans
  • Providing technical advice to the design and construction teams for planning and staging of road works, road safety and traffic management
  • Performing investigations of construction sites and temporary traffic control plans
  • Investigating traffic related incidents/ hazards, identify preventative measures and manage the implementation of actions to mitigate future occurrences

ABOUT YOU
  • Tertiary Qualifications in Engineering
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience in implementing Traffic Management Plans and Traffic Control Plans in a CBD environment
  • Knowledge of relevant RMS and local Council requirements in traffic management
  • Ability to liaise with key stakeholders
  • Ability to manage and be accountable for multiple competing deadlines
  • Sound written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly developed time management skills including prioritising and multi-tasking
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain high levels of accuracy and attention to detail

WHAT WE OFFER
  • A generous remuneration package and the foundation of a career with stability and continued career development and flexible working arrangement as we continue to expand as a business.
  • Highly supportive, team orientated organisation
  • A strong commitment to Zero Harm environment for all our employees and visitors
  • A long-term career opportunity for working with an ASX listed company

If you are enthusiastic and dedicated to establishing and growing your career, we'd love to speak to you! Hit apply now or contact Marie Hetherington for more information at Marie.Hetherington@downergroup.com .