Civil Engineer

Position Summary

Civil Engineer responsible for the preparation of detailed design of civil infrastructure for the water and wastewater industry, including:

  • Engineering design including calculations, drawings, and specifications.
  • Review and approval of scopes, budgets, and schedules for projects.
  • Contribution to preparation of proposals to provide professional services to clients.

Essential Qualifications, Experience & Competencies


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering (or equivalent).
  • Construction Induction (White Card).
  • Current Driver’s License.


  • 4+ years proven.
  • Water and Sewerage engineering experience.
    • Pump station design
    • Pipeline design
    • Hydraulics/modelling experience
    • Design management
    • Planning and Feasibility studies
  • Knowledge of relevant local design codes & standards (SEQCode, WSAA, Australia Standards)
  • Advanced level experience with MS Word, MS Excel and related programs.
  • Experience in AutoCAD, Civils3D, 12D or Navisworks desirable.
  • Experience in Hydraulic modelling - Water and Sewage reticulation, bulk-water / Surge.
  • Relevant experience in the detailed design of civil infrastructure in the Water and Wastewater industry.
  • Site Experience desirable.
  • Confined spaces/ working from heights training desirable.

Competencies (knowledge, skills, and behaviours):

  • Effective communication skills, including the ability to effectively communicate requests and instructions to individuals and groups.
  • Commitment to, and enthusiasm for, client service and delivery.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to manage changing work requirements and varying volumes of work.
  • Ability to work cooperatively and effectively within the team and the organisation.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously, solve problems, manage and meet deadlines, and maintain a high quality of work.
  • Personal presentation that reflects a professional image and the values of the organisation.
  • Effective time management, and the ability to plan and manage assigned design tasks and take accountability for delivering outcomes.

Main Activities and Responsibilities

Civil Design

  • Site Investigations.
  • Development of civil design deliverables & documentation for water and wastewater infrastructure including:
    • Engineering calculations
    • Hydraulic/ surge modelling
    • Detailed design drawings
    • Technical specifications & reports
    • Scopes of work
    • Coordinating design outputs with drafting services

Project Management

  • Liaison with clients and other stakeholders.
  • Organise design inputs from various sub-contractors.
  • Preparation and management of design schedule & cost control for design packages.
  • Contribution to tender submissions.

Site Works

  • Site inspections and audits and works supervision.
  • NOTE – Site works could be local and interstate.


Apply for this position by sending an email with a Cover Letter and Resume to the following address: