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Brisbane, Woolloongabba
Engineering (All disciplines), Telecommunications
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Site Engineer

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Job type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Brisbane, Woolloongabba
Categories: Engineering (All disciplines), Telecommunications

Who we are

Downer is a diversified engineering and services business. With over 19,000 employees we build strong relationships of trust with our customers, truly understanding and predicting their needs and bringing them world leading insights and solutions.

Position summary

 Our Infrastructure Services division operates three business units: Road Services; Infrastructure Projects and Utilities. As we continue our evolution of growth and innovation, the best people are critical to our success in supporting our customers and catering to market demands.

Downer's Telecommunications business is contracted to its client to design and construct Australia's High Speed National Broadband Network (NBN) using various technologies including FTTX. Our current contracts will see us execute varied works including Single Dwelling Units (SDU) drops, Multi Dwelling Units (MDU) builds and network extensions and augmentation. All works are to the customer's Premises Connection Device (PCD) or Intermediate Connection Device (ICD) which allows end users to connect to the NBN. Works may also include Inside Plant ISP exchange work and Inter Exchange Networks IEN.

Reporting to the Regional Technical Manager, the Site Engineer is primarily responsible for the Quality Assurance of pre-construction walkouts & designs, and management of off-shore design subcontractors as part of the management of Multi-Technology Mix (MTM) designs on the Downer Infrastructure's contract with National Broadband Network (NBN) project.

This role will be an integral part of the HFC project team in improving the quality of pre-construction walkouts and delivering accurate and timely design packs from our external design partners.


Excellent knowledge of Outside Plant network infrastructure including copper, fibre and HFC network and telecommunications cabling standards and regulations.

Quality Assurance experience within the Telecommunications industry is highly desirable.

Experience in AutoCAD 2010 2D or above.

The ability to incorporate innovation into work processes and outputs.

Excellent communication skills, both written and oral - able to present information to a range of audiences and resolve conflict.

Negotiation and influencing skills to achieve desired outcomes.

Developed analytical and planning/prioritisation skills.


An opportunity to work for a major ASX listed company.

The ability to build your professional career in a multi-disciplined business environment.

A supportive and dynamic team environment.

A workplace that takes responsibility and accountability for the care and protection of peers, the business, the communities in which we operate, and the environment.


To apply for this great opportunity please click the apply button.

For more information please contact: Lauren Karan – Talent & Sourcing Business Partner E: (Please note that applications will not be accepted via email. Please submit your application via the advertisement).

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Closing Date: E. Australia Standard Time

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