Career Opportunity

Site Engineer (FIFO) – Expressions of Interest

Interested in getting paid to travel the world? Looking for a new challenge? We're seeking adventurous Engineers to join our team in 2019.

  • Competitive Remuneration and Benefits Package
  • Fulltime, permanent positions
  • Be part of a dynamic, growing and reputable organisation

About Us

Knight Piésold is a specialised international consulting firm offering engineering and environmental services in Mining, Environment, Hydropower, Water Resources, and Roads & Construction Services. We are proud of the longstanding relationships we have with our clients and delivery of exceptional services on a global scale.

The Role

If you've ever wanted to see your designs come to life, this may be the role for you. Travel is also a big part of it; so this is an ideal opportunity for Engineers who would like to work in unique locations and on exciting projects around the world and within Australia.

The Site Engineer is responsible for:

  • working on large scale civil earthworks projects
  • supporting the successful implementation and delivery of project scope 
  • developing and maintaining strong relationships with clients
  • ensuring projects are completed to the required standards and deadlines.

We are seeking expressions of interest for experienced Site Engineers to join our team for upcoming positions in 2019. Suitable applicants will be placed in a pool from which appointments may be made within the next 12 months.

Travel to work sites can be undertaken from most locations within Australia on a fly-in, fly-out basis therefore relocation is not required.

Our Ideal Candidate

Our ideal candidates will be degree qualified in Engineering with either Geotechnical or Civil specialisations, have worked within the mining industry, and will possess:

  • Demonstrated ability to maintain strong relationships with stakeholders
  • Geotechnical design and/or earthworks construction experience.
  • Previous experience with earth fill dam construction would be advantageous.
  • A strong understanding of earthworks QA/QC requirements.
  • Excellent communication and reporting skills.
  • Flexibility to travel both interstate and internationally, including remote locations.

Knight Piésold offer excellent remuneration packages and a competitive range of benefits including:

  • performance bonus incentive programs;
  • subsidised gym memberships / fitness classes;
  • training and development opportunities;
  • referral bonuses;
  • early access to long service leave;
  • and more!

If you would like to join a growing, dynamic and people-oriented organisation, please submit your resume and cover letter to