Company: Orion Group
Skills: Contracts Engineer
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Kwinana, Western Australia, Australia
Status: Active

No location/work authorization restrictions found.

Purpose of Role:

The Senior Contract Specialist is responsible for oversight of the contractor verification process, involving observation of work as it is performed to assess that:

  • Safety performance is met
  • Quality controls are met
  • Efficiency of work execution

The focus of the role will be on contractors providing services to the refinery (including painting, lagging, cranes, civil work and industrial cleaning).


Experience and Expertise

  • Some refining or heavy industry experience including technical exposure to process plant and utilities as a minimum
  • Sound supervisory experience
  • Contract management experience
  • Health, Safety & Environment -Very Strong
  • Communication Skills -Very Strong
  • Influencing Skills -Strong
  • Team Leadership -Strong
  • Improving Performance -Strong
  • Change Management -Strong



  • Relevant commercial or technical qualification
  • Preference given to tertiary education


Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion

As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.

People are our business worldwide


Orion Group are one of the world's largest Engineering Recruitment Specialists.  With over 22 years experience Orion are market leaders in the field of International oil & gas recruitment, with regional offices in all the worlds major oil centres, including Houston, Aberdeen, Singapore, Alaska and Kazakhstan. Orion currently has around 4000 contractors working worldwide with 8 offices in the UK and 19 internationally.


Orion work with some of the world's largest companies providing manpower solutions for both contract and permanent positions. The group operates within the following industry sectors: Oil & Gas, Power & Utilities, Construction, Aerospace, Rail, Mining, IT & Telecoms and Office & Commercial.


In 2009 Orion were awarded the Queens Award for Enterprise in the International Trade category