First listed on: 02 April 2024

Experienced Project Engineers (Civil and Water Industy)

  • Join Aqua Metro- CCF Employer of the Year 2023 
  • Long Term secure pipeline of work. 
  • Endless career growth opportunities whilst been supported and mentored.  
  • Work/life balance- No weekend work or excessive hours 
  • Attractive salary and benefits

About Aqua Metro:

Aqua Metro is an integrated service provider specialising in the water sector. Our organisation and team bring significant capability and experience in design and construction of civil, mechanical and electrical works to the water industry. Our staff are highly skilled, experienced, reputable people with a demonstrated track record of delivering our core services in long term partnerships for key water customers. Our service lines include:

  • Water and Waste water treatment plants
  • GeoKrete
  • Pump Stations
  • Dam Constructions
  • Sewer Rehabilitation Works 
  • Pipeline Works
  • Program Management 
  • Water Main Maintenance Works 

As an experienced Project Engineer you will be working alongside a Project Manager on a number of projects which vary in value and duration. You will be supported to ensure the efficient delivery of these projects; safely, on time, on budget and exceeding our client expectations.

Our engineers are hands on and work on unique and interesting projects for our clients. The are embedded in our projects and work with some of the most experienced supervisors, Project Managers and Site Leaders in our industry. 

This is a site based role, working site hours Monday to Friday. 

Tasks and Responsibilities: 

Program and Scope:

  • Develop monthly accruals, forecasts, costing and progress reports for Project Manager review 
  • Prepare and assist Project Manager with monthly project reports as required
  • Track and prepare project change orders as required for Project Manager review
  • Ensure all project scope changes are effectively communicated to the Project Manager for their review and approval
  • Actively participate in project progress meetings with the client, preparing and distributing meeting minutes

Finance and Procurement:

  • Apply effective cost management throughout the project including coordinating and approving invoices (per Delegation of Authority), allocating and monitoring cost coding, and liaising with the Site Engineer to record daily activities
  • Prepare RFQs (Request for Quotation) and coordinate engineering review with, where required
  • Raise POs (Purchase Orders) and nominate appropriate stakeholder to approve per Delegation of Authority 
  • Ensure AQM’s procurement policies and procedures are followed.

Safety, Quality and Environment:

  • Develop, maintain and complete construction work packs
  • Develop project SWMS with construction team 
  • Develop project CMS
  • Develop and maintain ITPs 
  • Uphold the Aqua Metro safety standards at all times


  • Register, track and close out RFIs 
  • Review IFCs as required


  • Assist in the preparation and delivery of commissioning plans as required
  • Assist in gathering as-constructed information throughout the construction phase (as-built drawings, completed ITPs and ITRs (Inspection and Test Records), test reports, etc.)
  • Assist in the delivery and compilation of O&M manuals, training and asset information as required prior to project handover
  • Ensure defects are promptly rectified
  • Actively participate in close out reviews and lessons learned meetings

If you are keen to learn, want your work to be valued and are driven by seeing your projects through to successful completion, then please reach out for a confidential discussion. 

At Aqua Metro we work extremely hard, we value our people and what is important to them and we give back to our communities in meaningful and sustainable ways. If this sounds like a family you would like to join, then please apply today! 

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