Project Engineer – QLD

McMahon Services is an industry leader in construction, industrial and environmental services.

We employ over 1,000 people Australia-wide and undertake highly challenging and rewarding construction projects throughout Australia.

McMahon Services is committed to employing for the long term rather than just for projects. We have family business values, whilst integrating our reputation, integrity and relationships to deliver exceptional outcomes for our clients.

Our people are central to what we do. Our work environment is positive, collaborative, and open, and we operate as a team. We are firmly committed to looking after our staff, from safety in the workplace through to professional development, ongoing training, and equal opportunities.

Reporting to the Construction Manager, the key objective of this role will be to manage the design, procurement and construction functions on designated project work to ensure completion within time, cost, safety and environmental constraints to achieve profit objectives.

This role is a great opportunity to closely work with a dynamic team while applying technical skills to contribute to the engineering and design solutions and best practice. The role requires building a collaborative relationship internally and externally with various key stakeholders.

You will be required to be mobile as our projects are based throughout both Queensland and interstate.

Work Type: Full Time

Location: QLD

Categories: Project Management

Applications Close: Ongoing

Key Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to delivering the projects on time and within budget by overseeing and monitoring works against schedule.
  • Assist in the preparation of project estimates.
  • Support administering contracts and implementing subcontractor agreements.
  • Prepare all engineering and technical project documentation as well as quality documentation, best work practices, standards, and expectations
  • Monitor performance ensuring efficiency and quality.

Qualification and Experience

  • Previous experience in major construction/infrastructure project delivery, preferably in civil engineering.
  • Tertiary qualifications in engineering, ideally in civil and/or structural engineering.
  • Experience in managing construction scheduling and cost/cash flow management.
  • Extensive knowledge of the engineering industry and Australian Standards.
  • Proficient in project management suite of software (e.g., Microsoft professional suite, MS Project, Primavera), ERP systems (e.g., Pronto, SAP, Oracle e-business) and project management platforms (e.g., InEight, Aconex, Procore)

How To Apply:

Please click on the link below and send us your resume and all applicable supporting documents with the position referenced in the subject of the email.


As an employer that embraces equal opportunity and diversity, we encourage female, Aboriginal, and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

Please note, only successful applicants will be contacted.