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Senior Installation Manager: Sydney, Australia


Senior Installation Manager: Sydney, Australia

Ewi recruitment

The market leading infrastructure recruitment specialist is seeking experienced Rail Systems Installation Managers for the Sydney Light Rail project in Australia. Delivering the full systems package they are requiring people with experience of Power Supply, Signalling and all systems relating to such projects. The role shall be to play a key role in Installation and Test & Commissioning activities assisting that they are delivered on times and to budget while all HSE and regulations are adhered to.


My client is a world leading firm who has a large number of high profile projects around the world. They have a history of delivering high profile and technically difficult projects including previous work in Australia. They have a strong team of international expertise that have completed similar projects and are able to support the Construction Manager with his duties.

Job Role / Responsibilities

The role shall be working as part of a multinational team consisting of experts from overseas as well as local engineers supporting the Installation Managers and specialising in each core area. The successful individual shall be responsible for leading and managing not only the resources which my client has but also subcontractors and be report directly into the Project Director


10+ years of Rail experience
3+ projects in a managerial role during the installation phase
Knowledge of all Rail systems, even if specialising in one
Previous experience of working in Australia is essential

Salary Package

The salary package shall be within the region of AUS$120,000 to AUS$130,000 per annum with a package including accommodation and travel.

Key Words / SEO

Rail, Metro, Signal, Signalling, Power, Light Rail, LRT, Australia, Sydney, Installation Manager, Installation, Testing and Commissioning, T&C, construction, installation

Closing Statement

ewi is an international consultancy focused on the search & selection of the Worlds leading engineering and construction professionals. We specialise in recruiting expats and local experts for major infrastructure and build projects across the globe.

For more information on any senior rail jobs please contact Oliver Jones at ewi recruitment on o.jones(at)

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About EWI Recruitment

EWI Recruitment

EWI is an international consultancy formed of specialist technical consultants who recruit and advise in the fields of infrastructure and natural resources. Each division and consultant within ewi is focussed exclusively on their specialist remit. Similarly our network has been developed and nurtured, providing access to industry specific professionals across each vertical market. We posses unrivalled market and international project knowledge to support our clients sustainable success.

Our specialist rail team are devoted to the provision of technical expertise to leaders within the market. Within this sector we work in the fields of construction, consultancy, and engineering. In short the railway team at ewi are able to help our clients deliver railway projects from concept to turnkey and onto the operational and maintenance. Our networks span feasibility, design, site supervision, commissioning & testing and handover to service all aspects of the project lifecycle.

The ewi rail team are proud to have worked on some of the of the worlds most prestigious rail projects including but not limited to; the Qatar Doha Metro, Saudi Arabia Haramain High Speed Rail, China Beijing High Speed, Malaysia Klang Valley Metro, Denmark Copenhagen Metro, India Kolkata Metro as well as many more of the worlds leading rail projects. The ewi rail team have experience working on metro projects, light rail, underground and freight rail projects.

Sydney, Australia, Australia & Oceania

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  • Salary
    $130,000 to $120,000 per year
  • Location
  • Company
    EWI Recruitment
  • Posted By
    Ms Megan Burges
  • Date Posted
  • Application Closing
  • Start Date
  • Job ID
  • Employer Reference
  • Job Functions
    Rail Engineering
  • Industries
    Railroad Manufacture
    Rail - Light Rail
  • Job Type
  • Home Working Possible?
  • Estimated Job Duration
    (if contract or part-time position)

    12+ months

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