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Senior Engineering Designer

Coffs Harbour

Reference: 3816068

  • Salary range $80k to $88k + Super + 3.5% Civil Liability Allowance with opportunities for progression
  • Other conditions as outlined in the NSW Local Government (State) Award 2017.
  • 35-hour work week with opportunity to have Rostered Days Off

The Coffs Coast has it all, from incredible un-spoilt beaches to world heritage rainforest. There is no doubt we're a sought-after location, living here provides you with a lifestyle that offers a wealth of outdoor recreational opportunities and will make you the envy of all your family and friends!

Our city is developing, which offers solid career opportunities for engineering professionals who are keen to make a sea change whilst still playing a significant role in shaping the future of this beautiful region.

Coffs Harbour City Council has been working hard over a number of years to make sure that the organisation is financially sustainable going into the future. This is being addressed in a multi-layered approach, which includes improving efficiencies and reducing operating expenditure costs. We've also been looking at ways that we can maximise our commercial operations through strategies such as strong in-house design capabilities.

The role of Senior Engineering Designer is to

  • Prepare high quality designs, timely construction drawings, and bills of quantities for civil infrastructure works.
  • Deliver drawings, designs, specifications and technical information to meet work schedules and project requirements.

What you will need

  • Associate Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent
  • Extensive experience in civil engineering design, preferably in a local government context

Additional Requirements

You may be required to undertake pre-employment screening including but not limited to behaviour and skills assessment, medical screening and alcohol & drug testing.

Candidates are required to attach an up to date resume and covering letter addressing the extent to which they are able to meet the selection criteria of the role.

Enquiries to: Calin Borbeli on 02 6648 4871

For details of the key responsibilities and requirements for this role, please refer to the Position Description by clicking on Download PD.

All applications are to be submitted via Council's careers site, but due to the volume of applications we receive it is unfortunately not possible for us to accept applications via e-mail.

Coffs Harbour City Council supports Equal Employment Opportunities

Applications close: 12 Nov 2017




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