Site Engineer

Requisition ID
Work Location
Department / Discipline
Position Type
Staff / Permanent

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently sourcing for a Site Engineer to form part of our project team based in Broadmeadows.


Reporting to the Delivery lead, the ideal candidate would play a key role to manage the brownfield scopes of work at major pharmaceutical manufacturing facility.



  • Defining and developing business cases for client approval
  • Delivering multiple project scopes to budget and schedule requirements, while maintaining excellent safety and quality performance
  • Coordinating the production of GxP documentation and stewarding through approvals and execution
  • Overseeing the procurement, expediting and receipt of materials and equipment within Client system.
  • Overseeing and coordinating construction activities using Client permitting system
  • Change management through a recognised change management process
  • Liaising with engineering, operations and quality teams to ensure fit-for-purpose design, timely resolution of queries and compliance with GxP requirements
  • Attending meetings with client, implementation contractors and suppliers
  • Financial and schedule reporting for projects utilising client systems
  • Identifying key areas of risk for the project and developing appropriate mitigation strategies.

Skills / Qualifications

  • Background in Process, Mechanical and Electrical / Instrumentation is preferred
  • Experience as a Site Engineer with exposure across design, procurement, construction and qualification/commissioning activities within a pharmaceutical manufacturing facility.
  • Experience preparing GxP documentation and ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Ability to work autonomously and deliver to deadlines
  • Proven capabilities in managing and motivating resources across engineering, operations and qualification/commissioning teams to deliver projects on schedule and budget
  • Effective communication and relationship-building skills
  • Sound understanding of project planning and cost control

 Candidates must have full work rights in Australia to be considered for this role.


If you’re an experienced Site Engineer ready for your next project, then we are keen to hear from you today.


Apply now and take the next step in your career with this exciting opportunity!

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

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