Senior Design Engineer

QLD - Sunshine Coast Contract

Job Details

  • Contract
  • Temporary Max-term / Full-time (2 years)
  • Location: Caloundra
  • Reference No: 494573
  • Applications close: Monday 5 March 2018


About the role:

Responsible for assisting the Coordinator, Engineering Design Services with the design supervision and the delivery of quality design and documentation for road, place, and stormwater projects that are approved by Council and establishing and monitoring of council’s engineering standards.

About you:

As a Registered Professional Engineer Queensland (RPEQ) you will have formal qualifications (Degree) in Civil Engineering (or equivalent) and extensive relevant experience in the discipline. A post graduate qualification is also desirable.

You will be a highly analytical and research based individual with the capacity to problem solve and make decisions using your ability to examine complex problems and develop innovative strategies for their resolution to a diverse client base.

You’ll have demonstrated leadership skills and experience that will see you confidently and positively lead and empower others in order to develop and coach team members and foster a workplace culture consistent with Council’s corporate values.

Your high level of interpersonal and communication skills in the areas of liaising, consulting, building effective relationships and teams, negotiating, conflict resolution and assertiveness will show you have the ability to meet changing organisational needs.

Additionally, you will have extensive knowledge and experience working with the relevant legislation, policies, procedures and standards specifically relevant to training and/or qualifications in the field of urban and rural roads and civil design.

In return, you’ll be working with a progressive organisation which strives to be our best and work as one team to deliver high standards of service excellence and a healthy, smart, and creative future.

Plus you’ll enjoy all of the lifestyle benefits the Sunshine Coast has to offer.

How to apply:

For full details regarding this position, refer to the Position Profile on theSunshine Coast Councilwebsite. Alternatively, click “Apply for this job” on the vacancy page and follow prompts to complete your application.

Helpful information to assist you in completing your application is available on the Sunshine Coast Council website.

For specific enquiries contact Victor Mantilla during business hours on (07) 5420 8060.

To be eligible to apply for this position you must have an appropriate visa to work in Australia.

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