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Site Engineer

Organisation/Entity:  Transport For NSW
Job Category:  Engineering
Job Location: 

Chatswood, NSW, AU, 2067

Job Ref No:  61903
Employment Type:  Permanent Full-Time
Salary Range:  $94879.0-$104367.0


About us


Transport for NSW keeps our State moving by providing safe, integrated and efficient transport systems. We put our customers at the centre of everything we do – and we do a lot. We connect people, communities and industry and manage how they use our road, rail and maritime networks and services, and even active modes like walking and cycling. The work we do connects the journeys you take every day.


We are a state government organisation made up of more than 28,000 people and we're in the middle of delivering the largest transport infrastructure program in Australia's history. We work across planning, policy and procurement, harnessing data and technology to develop smarter and more adaptive transport solutions.


That means job opportunities in metropolitan and regional areas right across NSW – you have the chance to be part of creating a lasting legacy that will benefit generations to come.



The opportunity/project


We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Site Engineer to contribute to the wider Rail delivery team in the development of large scale, complex, multi-discipline projects within a program of work with defined scope, quality, time and cost constraints.


This is a Permanent full-time opportunity and is a really good stepping stone for an engineer who wants to build a career working on some of the best infrastructure projects that are helping shape the future of New South Wales.


What you will be involved in:


  • Assist in the planning and implementation of the project schedule and activities and in the delivery of project plan, schedule, milestones and key deliverables.
  • Providing support in meeting compliance with project specific quality and environmental requirements and in reporting compliance to the plan on a regular basis.
  • Assist in ensuring the risk management plan (RMP) is adhered to on the project and in monitoring and controlling risks through the RMP.


Please click here to view a copy of the role description.



About you


You would be a good fit for this role if you are looking to further develop your skills across the entire project lifecycle while thriving in an environment of constantly competing priorities and managing these priorities to enable completion of projects while delivering day to day tasks in the required timeframes.


Essentially, you don’t shy away from doing hard work and are always available to support your peers. Some background in government will serve you well to understand our complex environment and customer focus, however this isn’t essential.


Most importantly, you are a team player who is able to communicate effectively with stakeholders to approach various challenges as they arise.  



Salary and Benefits


The salary for this position is Grade 6 ($94,879) – ($104,367) per annum plus superannuation and leave loading.


For more information on Employee Benefits at TfNSW please click here.





Joining Transport for NSW, you’ll have access to a range of unique government benefits in a flexible work environment like no other. If you’re ready to step into this meaningful and rewarding role, we want to hear from you!


To apply for this position, please submit a resume and answer all questions within the online application process.


Please check the internal role eligibility requirements or policy for your agency before applying for internally advertised roles.



How to apply


To apply for this position, please submit a resume and answer all questions within the online application process.


Please check the internal role eligibility requirements or policy for your agency before applying for internally advertised roles.


For any enquiries, please email Rabia Tanoli on


Applications close: 11:59pm, 29th May 2022



We are the community we serve

We are committed to being an inclusive, diverse and flexible workplace where differences are valued. We welcome people of all backgrounds, experience and abilities.

We enable our people to work in ways that work for them. Working virtually and from different locations including regional locations, staggering work hours and job sharing are just some of the ways our people can work flexibly.

Please contact the Talent Specialist below if you require any adjustments to be made to how you interact with us throughout the recruitment process or would like to discuss flexible work options. ​

For any enquiries, please email Rabia Tanoli at RABIA.TANOLI@TRANSPORT.NSW.GOV.AU.



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Our COVIDSafe Measures Policy

All Transport for NSW workers are required to have:

  • appropriate evidence of being fully vaccinated with a TGA approved COVID-19 vaccine; or
  • an approved medical contraindication.


You will be required to show proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status or apply for a medical exemption prior to securing this role.

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