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Design Engineer – Civil
Permanent | Full Time Salary from $84,555 up to $99,601 per annum plus superannuation and a 3.5% civil liability allowance (Depending upon qualifications and experience) Recruitment No 19119
Do you have civil design experience?
We are excited to offer an opportunity for an enthusiastic and experienced Design Engineer to join our multidisciplinary Design and Technical Service branch. This branch is responsible for meeting the design needs of a wide range of Council capital projects and maintenance programs such as roads and traffic facilities, cycleways and shared pathways, recreational facilities and street lighting.
You will use your design and project management experience along with your strong communication and negotiation skills to prepare and review design documentation, and prepare contract documentation for civil infrastructure projects. These projects include the growing West Dapto Urban Release Area, Waste + Resource Recovery Centre and other major pieces of infrastructure within the City. You will also work closely with internal and external stakeholders to deliver quality outcomes with a high level of customer service.
This is your chance to be part of a unique opportunity! We support and encourage career development, personal and professional growth, appreciate the importance of diversity, recognise and reward performance and embrace change.
Suitable candidates may be placed on an eligibility list for future opportunities in the team, which may include part time or temporary relief list roles.
Benefits of working at Wollongong Council:
• We support and encourage study and career development
• We encourage personal and professional growth,
• We understand the importance of work/life balance,
• We recognise and reward performance and embrace change.
• We are committed to providing a safe working environment for all.
• We offer flexible work arrangements + 35 hour working week.
• We offer a varied lifestyle benefits program including corporate discounts
How to Apply
For this role, you are required to address the selection criteria in a separate written document and attach to your application.
Please note that hardcopy, faxed and emailed applications will not be accepted.
For further information regarding this position contact Luke Dean, Senior Design Engineer Civil – Contract Projects on (02) 4227 7701 or access the information pack via our website
Any questions regarding submitting the application online please contact the Recruitment team on (02) 4227 7065.
Applications close at 12 midday on Monday 4 November 2019
Applicants are required to undergo a rigorous employment screening process which will include Reference, Identity and Medical History Checks, and may also include a Criminal History and Working with children Check. Employment is subject to clearance of all these checks.
Wollongong City Council is committed to the principles of employment equity and diversity and encourages applications from people of all ages, abilities and backgrounds in both traditional and non-traditional roles.