In March 2017, ACCIONA acquired the Geotech Group, a leading diversified civil engineering services business. The investment gives ACCIONA a stronger local presence with additional improved resource capabilities for procure and delivery of major projects in Australia and New Zealand. ACCIONA Australia offers a variety of services across the energy, infrastructure, water and industrial sectors. We continually explore ways to exceed client expectations, while providing innovative solutions to complex problems.
ACCIONA Construction Australia is now looking for a Senior Project Controls Engineer to join its team based at our head office in Port Melbourne. Reporting to the ACA Managing Director this senior role is to supervise and monitor all Acciona Construction Australia projects and tenders within Australia and NZ and be accountable for:
- Forecasting and Cost Control Management
- Procurement Management
- Risk and Opportunities
This role is the central point of contact for reporting to and coordinating all the existing and future projects to Acciona Headquarters (Madrid). The position will also take lead in the SEO implementation for Acciona Geotech entities and performs as the SEO Cost Expert/Champion in relation to the Cost Module. It will assume training to new users and supervise the use of SEO in all projects that the program is in use.
Key responsibilities of the role include:
- Functional management of project staff members
- Ongoing monitoring and supervision of all Acciona projects
- Coordinate all the information coming from the projects and review prior to international distribution
- Long term planning in coordination with Acciona Project Directors for reporting
With proven experience in Cost Control and strong employment history of partnering with senior management to achieve organizational objectives you can take responsibility for major projects in Australia. An advanced knowledge of SEO is essential and an intermediate (or above) knowledge of MS Office. As the successful candidate you will possess a degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent, have a current Australian driver’s license and can travel interstate and New Zealand if required. Progressing your career from a similar engineering related company will be advantageous but not essential to this role.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and promote equality and diversity. Indigenous Australians and candidates from minority groups are encouraged to apply. Applicants must be an Australian Citizen or hold appropriate work rights to work in Australia.
Applications via Recruiters will not be accepted.
ACCIONA is a global company with a business model based on sustainability. Its aim is to respond to society’s main needs through the provision of renewable energy, infrastructure, water and services.