Jobs at Porgera Mine : Senior Engineer – Civil – Road Works

 The Porgera Joint Venture is looking for a Senior Engineer in Civil Engineering - Roadworks. 

Position Objective

Ensure the technical, design and engineering requirements are met for community development-related road works and civil projects, to Supervise and coordinate the activities of the road works crew and assist Porgera Operations in achieving effective community relations.

The ideal candidate must have:

  • In consultation with the Capital Projects Manager, establish priorities for Civil and Roadworks projects
  • Develop shorter-focus plans for the Civil Projects team to assist in allocation of responsibilities and cascading plans
  • Evaluate the communities’ project ideas in terms of feasibility and assist in the development of project proposals
  • Maintain statutory & technical design compliance for all Civil project work, PJV policy for sustainability, Government requirements and TCS guidelines
  • Assist with the preparation of project estimates and submissions for approval
  • Write up professional services briefs, engage and supervise surveyors, architects and engineering consultants in the preparation of project designs, drawings and contract documentation
  • Prepare scopes of works, labour and materials schedules and contract documentation for projects undertaken by either labour only contracts or community groups, in liaison with Business Development team
  • Tender and administer contracts for the construction of new Civil projects
  • Procure equipment and materials for projects
  • Ensure a customer focus is maintained and check for customer feedback regularly
  • Establish controls to ensure all design and construction data is accurately captured and recorded during the course of modifications and installations
  • Establish controls to capture lessons from design and construction work to ensure knowledge retention for Porgera and Barrick in relation to structural integrity, maintenance and future projects
  • Manage Contractors in the performance of agreed works and ensure Contractor meets all contractual terms including safety, health and environment responsibilities relating to their employees
  • Maintain a high level of health, safety and environmental awareness and comply with the PJV Occupational Health, Safety and Environment Policy and Rules and Procedures

Key responsibilities:

  • Recognised tertiary qualification in Civil Engineering and construction management or related field
  • Experience in project management, planning & programming projects and resources
  • Experience in the preparation of project estimates, budgets and expenditure controls
  • Ability to evaluate the feasibility and suitability of projects
  • Ability to manage multi disciple staff operating over large remote areas
  • Experience in design, cost estimating, scheduling, reporting and budgeting
  • Experience in Contract Administration and Management
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a team safely and improve team safety awareness
  • Computer Assisted drafting software, cost estimation software and materials management system
  • MS Office Suites _database, PowerPoint, Word, Excel and MS Project applications
  • Strong report writing and presentation skills, with the ability to communicate effectively across all levels


How to Apply:

If you posses the ambition and drive to build a career with Porgera Joint Venture, forward your application and resume before the Monday 4th  April, 2022  to: 

The Recruitment Team, Porgera Venture Email: or Phone: (+675) 547 8912/544 3056 for more information. 

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