Job Details
  • Reference360421A_1594688190
  • LocationSouth West, Western Australia
  • Job TypeContract
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantNaomi Byrne

Are you an Engineering professional with a wealth of knowledge and experience, who is seeking a new opportunity to #unleashtheirpotential with a reputable industry leader?

Who are we?
Founded in 1959, Chandler Macleod Group are one of Australia's largest providers of human resource solutions. Our aim is to unleash the potential of both our employees and clients through connecting them with the Bestfit ™ opportunities around the globe.

About the role
We are partnering with a WA renowned organisation, one of Australia's leading mineral providers of smelter-grade alumina, to secure the services of an experienced Capital Project Engineer (Mining) to facilitate Asset Owner led teams and provide project management expertise to ensure the safe and successful delivery of engineering capital projects at the their South West mines.

The role will manage haul road construction, mobile equipment replacement and various other assigned projects as part of a variable capital programme. The successful performance of this role will ensure appropriate control of the mine's capital funding as well as timely and cost effective achievement of the capital projects in meeting the desired business outcomes.

This assignment will cover a period of 6 months, on a Monday - Friday roster, with possibility of full-time at the conclusion of the contract. This is a residentially based role so ideal for those residing in the Peel Region.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Project Planning and Approvals
  • Project Delivery, Control and Closure
  • Capital Plan Monitoring, Forecasting & Reporting
  • Project Procedures


If successful, you will be rewarded with:

  • Highly competitive rates (labour hire)
  • 5:2 weekly roster (Monday to Friday)
  • 9.5% Superannuation Contribution
  • The opportunity to further your experience with a well-known organisation in WA
  • A high-performing, friendly and inclusive work environment


This is a wonderful opportunity to expand on your previous experience alongside a fabulous and friendly working environment, within a well-known and highly esteemed organisation.

To be successful in this role, you will require the following work experience:

  • 2 - 6 years of experience in an engineering field | experience in the mining, construction or heavy industry areas.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills coupled to previous engineering supervisory experience.
  • Business and customer focus perspective and an appreciation of engineering alliance type relationships.
  • Previous experience in project and/or contractor management, cost tracking, scheduling, budgeting and forecasting.


Ideal candidates must also hold the following prerequisites:

  • Engineering Degree (mechanical / electrical / Structural - Civil)
  • Project or Construction Management Degree (with relevant industry experience)
  • Provide a current National Police Clearance or be willing to obtain one
  • Provide a current Drivers Licence


A demonstrated, proactive approach towards ensuring the well-being of yourself and others is a mandatory requirement for any role with Chandler Macleod. Your ability to set good examples of work ethic and integrity, especially when working alongside others, will be highly regarded.

Diversity and inclusion empowers us to unleash our true potential at Chandler Macleod. Our commitment to inclusion spans across race, gender, age, religion, and identity to ensure that our employees feel comfortable being their authentic-selves at work.

If you feel suitable for this role and are ready to #unleashyourpotential with Chandler Macleod, we encourage you to APPLY TODAY!