Graduate Civil Design Engineer

Job No: SSC565
Location: Sutherland

Things We’ll Trust You With:

  • Bringing a passion and enthusiasm to learn and develop your skills as a Civil Design Engineer.
  • Displaying a drive and initiative to take on new tasks and achieve goals.
  • Use your critical thinking and exceptional stakeholder management skills to respond to clients in a technically sound and professional manner. 

Things You’ll Do:

  • Work with your team to design and provide advice on a diverse range of projects including roads, drainage, water quality control devices, ovals, car parks, traffic facilities and minor structures.
  • Research and assist in the compilation of design inputs, including existing condition investigation, client requirements, stakeholder opinions.
  • Compile existing condition base plans and define & recommend concept design solutions.

 Things You’ll Be Proud Of:

  • Working collaboratively amongst a team of talented and professional subject matter experts and mentors.
  • Being part of an organisation that values growth and learning and provides training and employment opportunities to help you reach your career goals.
  • The positive impact you make for our people, business units and community.
  • Showcasing Council’s values in all that you do – Collaborate, Achieve, Respect, and Evolve

 The Fine Print:

  • Apply by submitting your resume and a cover letter outlining why we are a great fit!
  • Get your application in by 10:00pm 5 February 2023
  • Interview date: Interviews will be facilitated week commencing 13 February 2023
  • Package: $70,659 gross p.a. plus superannuation 
  • Position details: Temporary Full Time, 35 hour per week with a 19 day month flexitime option available. Position is available for a fixed period period of two years. 
  • To benefit your wellbeing you will have access to fitness passport, corporate membership to our leisure centres, employee assistance program, annual flu shots, health and wellbeing programme and novated lease options.

**To meet Council's WHS requirements and in accordance with Council's Covid-19 Safety Plans, this position has been identified via risk assessment to be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or provide evidence of an approved medical contraindication, you will be required to produce evidence as part of the application process. Successful applicants are subject to ID checks, Functional Assessment, Reference checks, Qualification checks and Work Rights verification.

Keen To Learn More?

  • Click on the link to check out the Position Description
  • Reach out to Geoff Lucas, Team Leader Engineering Design, for any job specific job enquiries.
  • Veronica Moran, Talent Acquisition Business Partner, can assist with any recruitment related enquiries.
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