Design Engineer

Job No: BVSC372
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 detail-oriented individual to undertake a range of engineering activities including pre-construction, design, implementation, and finalisation of projects; civil, public domain and structures. 

As a Design Engineer, you will maintain project documentation in accordance with the Project Management Reporting Framework as well as liaise with BVSC staff, other government departments, private business and the general public. You will consult with asset owners and relevant stakeholders to prepare detailed project briefs and scopes.

About You

We are seeking an individual who has a degree-level qualification in Engineering or related discipline Degree and has demonstrated high-level experience in computer-aided design (CAD) such as Autocad, Civil Cad and Civil 3D (Demonstrated through holding a recognised computer-aided design course qualification or 5 years’ experience – indicative).

You will have the following skills and experience;

  • Demonstrated experience in project, consultant, and contractor management.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in the scoping, investigation, survey and design of civil works projects. Two (2) years’ experience (indicative).
  • High level written and verbal communication skills including the ability to liaise and negotiate effectively with internal and external stakeholders
  • Additional skills, knowledge and qualifications that may be applicable to this position, such as a high level of proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office products and the ability to utilise software and systems to record and extract data.

This is a fixed term full time position working 35 hours per week for a period of three (3) years. Remuneration is $1713.70 per week, plus 10.5% employer superannuation contribution and 3.5% CLA.

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 08 January 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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