Radio/Communications System Infrastructure (CSI) Project Engineer

Alchemy Recruitment Consulting is currently looking for a Radio/Communications System Infrastructure (CSI) Project Engineer to join our large mining client on a initial 6 Month project (and potentially longer). In this role you will be working from site in the Bowen Basin on a Monday to Friday roster
About the role:
Reporting to the Engineering Lead you will be responsible for:

  • Oversight of DRS testing on site – test witnessing, punchlisting
  • Document reviews – finalisation of designs, reviews of test reports (Motorola and Radlink)
  • Oversight and finalisation of site infrastructure: Tunnel installs, control rooms
  • Completion of radio system:  Emergency Warning System, radio interface, sirens.
  • Oversight and support for radio programming – onsite and offsite radio programming contractors, configuration and deployment
  • Programming, installations, scheduling (with Site Supervisor)
  • Site Acceptance Testing – oversight and support. Implementation and Cutover Plan review and development.
  • Input into Operational Readiness and Transfer To Operations for the radio system – continuity plan, maintenance instructions.
  • Preparation for Decommissioning of the Analogue Radio System
  • Support to the Leadership team – technical advice/support

What are we looking for?
The experience and skillset best suited to this position includes:

  • Tertiary Qualifications in Technology or Telecommunications or similar 
  • Previous experience working on brownfiled mine infrastructure projects.
  • Background in execution of telecommunication projects, particularly Motorola technology
  • Background in installation and commission of Digital radio system (ideal)
  • The ability to finalise/review the engineering design process and prepare project deliverables including; scope of work, specifications, execution plans, cost estimates and schedule.
  • Strong contractor management skills
  • Experience in or familiarity with project/contractor management systems will be advantageous.
  • Previous experience working in a matrix functional organization is highly desirable.
  • Effective stakeholder engagement and communication skills will be critical to success

What to expect in return:
6-month initial contract (with potential for extension) with a leading mining owners side, based in the Mackay Coal Fields, on a generous hourly rate. Working on a Monday to Friday roster with some WFH flexibility (1-2 day a week), DIDO to the mine or FIFO with accommodation and meals provided. 
Alchemy Recruitment are a registered and proud preferred industry employer for Women, and we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect.  We are an Equal Opportunity employer, and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.
For more information contact Doug on: 
M 0401 197 401 

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