Design Engineering Coordinator

Job No: BVSC371
Location: Bega

A career at Bega Valley Shire Council will immerse you in rewarding and interesting work for the diverse communities that call the south-east corner of NSW home, all of them nestled between rolling countryside and some of the best seaside locations NSW has to offer.

Our workforce of over 350 meets the needs of these communities with a wide range of services including libraries, customer service, finance, children’s services, engineering, project management, road works, water management, environment and parks, gardens and town centre care.

Council has a range of employment benefits supporting our staff which may include:

  • rostered day off schemes
  • flexible work arrangements
  • salary packaging
  • staff development and award programs.

The Opportunity

We have an opportunity for a driven individual to lead the coordination of the Design Team for the pre-construction, design, implementation and finalisation of a range of projects; civil, public domain and structures. 

As Design Engineer Coordinator, you will coordinate the design and documentation of a range of projects for BVSC as well as supervise, mentor, provide professional development and coordinate the Design team activities, including Cadets. You will ensure the implementation of the Project Management Reporting Frameworks across all projects – 100% Compliance and develop cost estimate and plans, and monitor project budgets for the duration of the project.

About You

We are seeking an individual who has a degree-level qualification in Engineering or related discipline and has demonstrated high-level experience in computer-aided design (CAD) such as Autocad, Civil Cad and Civil 3D.

You will have the following skills and experience;

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in the delivery of civil works projects. Five (5) years’ experience (indicative).
  • Demonstrated experience in project, consultant and contractor management
  • High level written and verbal communication skills including the ability to liaise and negotiate effectively with internal and external stakeholders
  • Computer-aided design course or 10 years related-experience (indicative) in the use of Autocad , Civil Cad & Civil 3D

This is a permanent full-time position working 35 hours per week. Remuneration is $1910.20 per week, plus 10.5% employer superannuation contribution.

To view the Position Description, please click here.

For further information on this position, please contact Daniel Djikic, Manager Project Services on 02 6499 2387.

Applications close 11.30pm AEDT on 12 February 2023.

Applicants must have the right to work in Australia and address the advertised selection criteria demonstrating their suitability for the role.

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