Senior Permanent Way Engineer
KBR have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Permanent Way Engineer to join our Sydney team. This is a key role in the business and a great opportunity for someone looking to join a global company and take the next big step in their career.
KBR have been successful in securing several major infrastructure projects across our broader Australian business and we are currently recruiting heavily for a long term Sydney based rail project that will provide many years of on-going work. The Senior Civil Engineer will have the opportunity to work alongside some of the very best industry specialists and further develop their skills and experience with rail transportation systems.
+ Plan, design and execute rail transportation systems to specified standards
+ Review designs prepared by others and verify their compliance to Project Deed, Australian Standards and relevant design guides.
+ Deliver within agreed budgets on or ahead of schedule
+ Provide direction, mentoring and support to the project staff and Civil Group
+ Assist on bids/ tender proposals for projects
+ Help develop business opportunities with key industry contacts
+ Prepare technically sound, well written proposals and reports
+ Maintain or exceed client satisfaction
**Qualifications and Key Skills**
+ B.Engineering or equivalent
+ Minimum of 7 years experience
+ Design and practical experience in an operating environment (either maintenance or construction)
+ Strong technical design ability and proficiency in rail transportation systems design
+ Familiarity and application of rail design standards
+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills
+ Working knowledge of commercial arrangements and relationships
+ Strong practical knowledge of and commitment to health and safety
+ Chartered Status is Preferred
**Benefits of Joining KBR?**
KBR is committed to supporting the professional development of staff at every stage of their career through in-house training and structured career paths. We offer a competitive package of lifestyle benefits that includes family-friendly work hours and agile working.
**So how do I apply?**
If what you’ve read resonates with your values, experience and career aspiration then we want to hear from you! Just click apply and upload your resume and cover letter.
_KBR values an inclusive and diverse work environment and we encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply. Our hiring decisions are based on the key requirements of each role and candidates are selected based on their unique strengths and experiences._
**Scheduled Weekly Hours:**
KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government Solutions and Energy sectors. KBR employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:
**Government Solutions** , serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full lifecycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics
**Technology Solutions** , featuring proprietary technology, equipment, catalysts, digital solutions and related technical services for the monetization of hydrocarbons, including refining, petrochemicals, ammonia and specialty chemicals, as well as inorganics
**Energy Solutions** , including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services
KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, integrated EPC delivery and long term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. **At KBR, We Deliver** .