Senior Civil Engineer

Townsville, Australia Countrywide
05 Oct 2016
22 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs is one of the world's leading providers in technical, professional and construction services. We specialise in architecture, engineering and construction, operations and maintenance, as well as scientific and consulting. Our client portfolio includes industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

About the opportunity

Based in Townsville you will identify, allocate and manage appropriate project resources and ensure the design team understands scope, deliverables, timeframes and interdependencies. This role will have responsibilities as the lead civil engineer on a number of large multidisciplinary projects locally and throughout Jacobs, leading a team of civil engineers, designers and drafters while managing scope, programme budgets and resourcing.

About you

Sound experience interpreting design briefs and preparing bids & proposals. You will have demonstrated experience managing small to medium multidisciplinary projects, ideally having undertaken a civil discipline lead role on larger projects. Hands on skills in authority approval process for infrastructure/developer works is required along with experience and knowledge of Australian Standards and guidelines for civil infrastructure works. Your highly developed written and verbal communications skills will allow management of your team and their deliverables in order to execute projects at the highest level. Essential to the role will be your:

  • Tertiary qualification in Civil Engineering or equivalent & RPEQ (essential)
  • Previous experience working in a consultancy
  • Project management / report writing and client engagement experience

Why Jacobs

At Jacobs we offer rewarding careers with ongoing development opportunities, flexible working arrangements and a culture that is collaborative and inclusive. We believe in collaboration and knowledge sharing, from global virtual teams to local work sharing options. Achieve more with a global brand. Apply online by clicking on the link below or call Michelle Duffy, Recruitment Lead - Northern Region +61 7 3026 7998 for further information.

Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.