Company: Wood
Skills: Project Engineer
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently seeking a Senior Project Engineer in order to grow its Brisbane Mining & Mineral group to meet the large demand in critical metals projects.

Wood is at the forefront of engineering solutions for a net zero future. A key component of decarbonising the world is the Mining and Minerals Industry which supplies the critical minerals required for this revolution. Wood is currently delivering critical metals projects (Battery and Magnet metals) all over the world, including Copper, Lithium, Vanadium, Rare Earths, and Base Metals projects.

As part of this role, key tasks and accountabilities will include:
  • Coordinate activities performed by engineers and designers from one engineering discipline to support the timely issuing of engineering deliverables to meet project specifications
  • Coordinate and assures technical excellence of interdisciplinary project deliverables
  • Provide support to the business through liaison with vendors
  • Develop understanding of relevant engineering and HSES procedures and standards
    Alerts more senior project engineering personnel in the event of potential delays or change; supports implementation of approved changes
  • Under close direction and guidance, coordinate discipline input to deliverables including Process/Utility Flow Diagrams, Engineering Flow Diagrams and, Line Lists, Equipment Lists, Special Piping Item Lists and Requisition Index
  • Ability to coordinate inputs of a single engineering discipline within one office location

Skills / Qualifications

What will set you apart from other applicants will be your previous experience as a Project Engineer / Project Coordinator on a large mining project within an engineering company. You will also have:
  • A minimum of 8 years experience as a Project Engineer
  • Mining background, with exposure to iron ore or magnetite projects
  • Tertiary engineering qualifications from a recognised university
  • Understanding of technical work scopes, key dates and milestones
  • Familiar with multi discipline activities to coordinate the project engineering activities
  • Excellent client focus and customer satisfaction
  • Understanding of how to apply the procedures and work practices which define and govern Project Engineering deliverables
  • Knowledge of standards, procedures and work practices; following project execution flow chart; developing skills in project and technical execution
  • Ability to coordinate activities of small team; leadership skills
  • Ability to pass a medical and travel internationally

Please note, only applicants holding valid working rights in Australia will be considered.

So much of our success depends on feeling part of a team with people around us that we can rely on. What unites us is our values. They set the tone, help create our culture, give us one common set of principles and help us all have a great experience at work.

If you're an experienced Project Engineer , ready for your next project, then we are keen to hear from you today.

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.