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Kent Recruitment

Lead Construction Engineer

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Join us. Unleash your energy within.

If you have world-class ambitions to reach the stars while keeping your feet on the ground, we’re the team for you. We've created a new breed of company – future-focused with reimagined ambition across all disciplines within the energy sector.

We love people who know their own potential and are not afraid to use it. We know that together, we’re far more than the sum of our parts. So, we celebrate people who want to grow and develop as we work together on some of the largest projects on the energy world stage.

Our Purpose and Beliefs:

As Kent, we’re tackling the greatest challenge of our time - to bring our world the energy it needs in the most responsible way ever imagined.

It’s the energy of every member of our team driven by our beliefs that is making this happen. Whatever our skill, our language, or our culture. These beliefs define and direct us every day to be the very best - for ourselves, our clients, our key stakeholders, the communities we operate in and the planet:





Read more about the Purpose, Beliefs and Guiding Principles that drive us:

Our vision for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging:

We recognise that diversity & inclusion are catalysts for success. We’re heightening awareness on the benefits of people diversity, diversity of experiences and diversity of our perspectives. Creating a culture of inclusivity where all employees feel a sense of belonging. Our combined energy is fueled by different nationalities, across 6 continents and 24 countries. Our commitment is to celebrate character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability.

About the role:

Do you have the drive, skills, and ability to work with us as part of our Engineering team? To help shape the future of our business, our engineers, and instrumental projects. You will be involved in working as a member of our well-respected team from our Brisbane office, working collaboratively with our client to successfully deliver projects in the energy industry. This is a great opportunity to be part of an innovative team while obtaining valuable experience in fast-track project delivery.

The Opportunity:

We are looking for a Lead Construction Engineer to join our Brisbane Projects Team. You will be responsible Leading a team for developing and implementing Construction Work Packs and Construction Scopes of Work. You will develop project-specific procedures based on the Kent Integrated Management System, and establish Work Packaging for Temporary Facilities, Earth, Piling, Civil trenching Concrete, works, of construction activities for both Brown Fields and Green Fields work scope. You will be reporting to the Construction Manager and work closely with the Engineering team.

In this role, you will undertake the following duties:

· Lead the team Prepare Work Packs and Scopes of Work to meet the goals and objectives set out by KENT

·Ensure Construction activities defined are in compliance with KENT policies, standards, procedures, and commitments.

·Identify work that can be grouped and executed in parallel to optimize the schedule and efficiency of construction activities.

·Support the planning and execution of the construction-sequenced activities.

·Assist with the development of look-ahead programs.

·Assist with raising TQs, variations, and delay notices.

·Review and monitor the availability of drawings, specifications, job instructions, material deliveries and tools applicable to his/her discipline and area of work.

·Ensure that the Work Packs are presented to workers in such a way that they are supported in understanding the works to be undertaken.

·Assist with risk assessment for construction activities.

·Assist with the preparation of work method statements


·Attractive salary & benefits

· Work/Life balance friendly workplace

· Health & Wellbeing Program

· Employee Assistance Program

· Inclusion & Belonging Program

· Health insurance discount

· Work for a brand that's been in the industry for over 100 years.

· Great Culture | Safety Focused | Collaborative Team

· Opportunity to work on some of the largest Projects on the energy world stage.

We foster an environment where you are challenged professionally and empowered to take the lead on your career development with the support and guidance of our leaders. We’re committed to making sure that every single person uses their time with us to gain valuable experience and skills for their future, so why not pursue your career with us today!

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Applicants must have the right to live and work in Australia.

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