Senior Project Engineer

Join our team across a range of different new build commercial projects with a leading industry professional and a forward thinking national business.



The ADCO story began back in 1972. In the years since, we’ve grown to be a multibillion-dollar construction business, guided by an unwavering commitment to quality, our clients, and our people. These foundations have seen us become one of the top private companies in Australia with a blue-chip client list and an award-winning portfolio of almost 4,000 successfully completed buildings from early work packages to $300+ million projects.

A career at ADCO provides a sense of belonging, ownership and opportunity, where talent is cultivated and achievements are celebrated. We are a passionate team of people who build.

We understand the deep value of work-life balance and support the physical and emotional wellbeing of our team members through a wide range of initiatives. These include flexible working arrangements that accommodate family needs, company subsidised health and fitness programs, access to our employee assistance program and regular staff recreation days. We also listen closely to our people as Australian workplace attitudes continue to shift and evolve.

Putting our people first has shaped our success for more than five decades. We continue to invest heavily in identifying talent, supporting skills development, incentivising performance and rewarding high achievement. Our extensive national training programs ensure our people are always across the latest construction and management best practices.


Assist the Project Manager in the safe, coordinated and successful delivery of one or more projects to achieve project financial targets, in accordance with The ADCO Way. Manage engineering team as required.



  • Contribute to production of the documents and plans that govern the project delivery, ensuring that plans are in line with project, business and legislative requirements
  • Coordinate with the Project Manager to ensure the project engineering team is adequately resourced with personnel of appropriate competency to deliver the project plans
  • Coordinate and communicate with the extended project team to achieve project goals
  • Foster positive relationships with client, subcontractors, consultants and other 3rd parties
  • Chair, attend and record meetings and forums necessary to achieve the delivery of the project
  • Facilitate the development of junior staff
  • Contribute to tenders as required and support the state management team in the development of new business
  • Provide feedback on staff performance to Construction Managers for staff reviews


  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or a related field
  • Previous experience working as a Project Engineer or Senior Project Engineer for a head contractor
  • Proven industry experience on $40m+ new build projects
  • Previous experience managing sub-contractors with programming, supervision and contracts administration


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