Project Engineer - Civil

Government of Western Australia

East Perth, WA

Posted 4/8/2021

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Project Engineer - Civil

Job Summary

Division Name:
Major Projects

Position No:
Pool Ref 35592

Closing Date:
2021-04-20 5:00 PM

East Perth

Job Type:
Fixed Term - Full Time

Level 5, SOA, $93,234 - $109,585 pa plus 9.5% superannuation

About the Job

The Public Transport Authority’s (PTA) vision is to be recognised as a leader in providing world-class public transport services and solutions. As a fast growing economy, Western Australia’s public transport system is recognised as the best in Australia and is one of the most efficient, clean and safe networks in the world. Rail transport is vital for our continued success and growth through our many projects including METRONET to meet the public’s needs and expectations. Moving millions of people needs the skill and commitment of a talented workforce.

The Role

The Major Projects Division is seeking to fill the role of Project Engineer – Civil. The position provides technical support and assistance to the designated Project Team to ensure that the engineering solutions can be designed, built and maintained safely, cost effectively and according to quality objectives.

We are looking for applicants who have the following:

  • A Degree or Diploma in Engineering or appropriate related discipline with recognition by or membership of the respective professional body.
  • Proven experience on projects in regard to the planning, design and construction of infrastructure projects.
  • Good knowledge of civil engineering practices and an ability to manage multiple tasks in a high intensity environment.
  • Proven experience in design, construction and maintenance of civil engineering structures in a public transport environment.
Suitable applicants will be placed in a pool for 12 months from which fixed term appointments up to 3 years with the possibility of extensions may be made.

Further Information

Please refer to the attached Job Description Form (JDF) for full details about the position, including any special requirements relevant to appointment.

Please contact Mr Andrew Cartledge, Director Special Projects on (08) 9326 2122 for specific information about the role.

How to Apply

Applicants are requested to provide the following: * A current CV with two work related referees;
  • A written application addressing Selection Criteria 1 and 2 from the JDF, in no more than 3 pages; and
  • A completed Integrity and Qualification Consent Form (attached) as all PTA positions are subject to ongoing integrity screening.
Applicants are requested to apply online using the ‘Apply for Job’ button at the top/bottom of the screen. Please note the closing date and time, as no emailed, late or pro forma applications will be accepted.



About the PTA

The Public Transport Authority of Western Australia (PTA) is responsible for the operation of all bus, train and ferry public transport services in the greater metropolitan area under the Transperth brand. It also operates public transport services in regional centres, operates road coach and rail passenger services to regional area under the Transwa brand, and administers School Bus Services (SBS).

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