Area Manager, Acciona Australia

Published 2023-01-24
Expires 2023-02-24
ID #1360605743
125 AU$
Area Manager, Acciona Australia
Australia, Victoria,
Published January 24, 2023

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Area manager
Min. Salary: 100000000

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ACCIONA is a global company, leading in the development of regenerative infrastructure that creates a positive impact on society. Our workforce consists of more than 41,500 professionals, present in more than 40 countries across the five continents, all contributing in our mission to design a better planet. Are you a passionate individual who wants to make a difference, promote sustainable development, and find solutions to the biggest global challenges including climate change, overpopulation, and water scarcity? Come and join us in building the infrastructure our planet needs to achieve a sustainable future.

Job Description

Due to continued growth and an additional package of works being awarded we are looking for an Area Manager with rail experience to join an established delivery team working on The Shepparton Rail Corridor upgrades.

The Project

Funded by the Victorian Government, and part of Victoria’s ‘Big Build’ the Shepparton Line Upgrade is one of the longest continuous railway line upgrade projects in Victoria. It will deliver more frequent services and allow modern VLocity trains to travel to and from Shepparton for the first time. The $356 million Shepparton Line Upgrade will be delivered in three stages.

After a successful completion of stage 1, where stabling works were completed, and construction sites set up the project was delivered on time ready for the next stage.

Stage 2 works include a new stabling facility north of Shepparton Station and platform extensions at Mooroopna, Murchison East and Nagambie stations for the longer VLocity trains, as well as a crossing loop extension at Murchison East to give trains more room to pass each other in this section. Train detection technology will be upgraded at 59 level crossings between Donnybrook and Shepparton to feature boom gates, bells and flashing lights to improve safety for train passengers and road users to allow VLocity trains to travel on the line for the first time.

Undertake the full range of a Senior Project Engineer’s responsibilities from: preparing safety and construction documentation; to procurement; to preparing, tracking and forecasting against a construction budget; to liaising with the client; to investigating services/utilities and issuing internal permits to work; to maintaining a rolling program with the supervisor; to QA; to Contract Administration; to daily cost control; to weekly and monthly reporting, utilising engineering support services as required.
Lead and motivate the project-based Engineers in order to meet or exceed all project targets and objectives
Ensure Safety, Environmental and Quality (and other) management systems and project plans are adequate, up to date, implemented and adhered to
Required Skills and Competencies

Desired Experience
Minimum 8 years’ of experience as a project-based engineer in the construction engineering industry, in disciplines such as rail and associated civil infrastructure
Civil Engineering degree (or similar)
Construction Induction Training (CIT/’White Card’), formerly a ‘Red Card’), obtained via face-to-face training, not online
Ideally Rail Industry Worker (RIW) Card, with appropriate training, inductions, competencies, roles and medical to perform your duties, ensuring this card is current at all times
ACCIONA has been given theTop Employer 2022 certification in Australia, which certifies the company's commitment to excellence in human resources management and those who focus on putting their people first through their exceptional HR policies. Since establishing a presence in Australia in 2002, ACCIONA has made significant investments in local opportunities and project development. ACCIONA employs more than 3,000 people in its renewable energy, infrastructure and water projects across Australia & New Zealand

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and promote equality and diversity. Indigenous Australians and candidates from minority groups are encouraged to apply.

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