Services Engineer Full-time At BESIX Watpac

Company Description

BESIX Watpac is an Australian multi-disciplinary construction company operating for forty years in Australia and backed by over a century of global expertise and financial strength. A wholly owned subsidiary of the award-winning international contractor BESIX Group, we specialise in complex construction across all sectors, including building and infrastructure projects.

Today the Group has more than $7B work in hand and is operating in 25 countries, employing 11,000 people globally. The world’s tallest tower, the iconic Burj Khalifa, showcases our innovation and engineering distinction. With international hubs located in Australia, Europe, and the Middle East, we are united by one common purpose – we excel in creating sustainable solutions for a better world.

Job Description

BESIX Watpac are currently seeking an experienced Services Engineer to join our Adelaide construction team. The purpose of this role will be to manage the design, coordination, installation and commissioning of building services on the project.

The key responsibilities of this position include:

  • Planning, coordination and installation of services from initial tender to completion on building projects.
  • Working with the project team to identify cost advantages, assist in product selection and problem solving to ensure best value for money is achieved.
  • Monitor the progress and quality of work as it proceeds, reporting any concerns to the Project Manager.
  • Review all documentation for adequacy of design input.
  • Ensure documentation meets the required specification cost budgets and programme for construction works.
  • Proactively drive company safety, environment and quality policies, practices and procedures in compliance with Management Plans and OH&S legislative requirements to provide a safe workplace at all times.


The successful candidate will possess the following:

  • Tertiary Engineering qualification, or relevant trade qualification in a Mechanical, Electrical or related field.
  • Demonstrated experience coordinating services trades packages on building projects.
  • Ability to interpret design documents and specifications as they relate to building services.
  • Ability to communicate, influence and build effective relationships at all levels.

Additional Information

Along with a competitive remuneration package and long-term career development opportunities, our employees enjoy access to the following benefits:

  • Wellbeing Days – three additional leave days per year.
  • Flexible work arrangements to balance work and personal commitments.
  • Awards and Recognition Program, rewarding employees who bring our values to life.
  • Access to a wellbeing program including annual skin checks and flu vaccinations.
  • Corporate discounts to gym memberships, meal subscriptions and more.
  • Social events and Family Days.

At BESIX Watpac, we are committed to fostering a workplace where everyone is valued, supported and respected. By embracing all ages, gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, education and appearance, our people feel safe, empowered, and motivated to be their best.  If you’re excited about this role but don’t tick all the boxes, we encourage you to apply if you have transferable skills and believe you would be a great fit with BESIX Watpac.

Join our talented and passionate team delivering once-in-a-generation projects.

BESIX Watpac acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land on which we live and work, and pay respect to the Elders past, present and emerging.


April 2024