KBR Principal Civil Engineer in VIC, Australia

Title: Principal Civil Engineer

Location: AU-VIC-Melbourne

Job Number: 1075683

Do you see yourself as part of an energetic and

successful team within a strong, forward-looking global company? At KBR you’ll

have the opportunity to contribute to world-class projects, work with industry

leaders, be rewarded for excellence, innovation and teamwork, and further

develop your career.

The Melbourne transport team has a

variety of immediate secured work and future opportunities in the pipeline

including North Western Program Alliance work Level Crossing Removal packages,

Western Roads Upgrade, Inland Rail, future M80 Ring Road Upgrades, Melbourne

Airport Rail Link, and other large road and rail and projects.

The opportunity

KBR is involved with the delivery of a range of city-shaping

infrastructure projects. Concurrently we pursue new opportunities that

will bring great benefits to Victoria and the broader Australian economy.

In support of our growth strategy, our Melbourne team is seeking the

services of a principal civil engineer with technical design delivery

experience to share our journey.

What you will be involved with

Variety is the key component of this role. Whilst primarily focused on our

Civil Roads area and ‘Design and Construct’ (D&C) projects you could be

involved in other parts of the business and work sharing with other states. As

a technical leader, we believe that you will be able to turn your skills and

experience to a number of different areas of Civil Engineering.

Key Responsibilities

Form and nurture industry/market relationships to

maximise repeat business from existing clients

Provide technical expertise, mentoring and support to

the civil/road engineering team.

Supervise project staff and review deliverables to

ensure compliance with technical and quality assurance standards

Work independently to complete the planning, design and

execution of projects that meet or exceed client expectations

Assist and support the development of new business

opportunities, including responsibility for preparation of project


Work with contractors providing technical input into

major bids

Work with joint venture (JV) partners and D&C

contractors delivering quality technical/engineering outcomes for projects

Mentoring and developing less experienced



Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) or equivalent

A minimum of 12-15 years relevant experience in

delivering major infrastructure road projects (Design Manager role/s


CPEng desirable

Demonstrated understanding of VicRoads’ requirements

and a track record delivering to their standards

Working knowledge of commercial arrangements and


Strong practical knowledge of and commitment to health

and safety


We are a proud professional services company at the forefront of Australian

Infrastructure. KBR offers a competitive lifestyle and remuneration package

that include family-friendly work hours and an optional rostered Friday off

every four weeks.

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