Senior Civil Engineer - Highway/Roads/Drainage

Newcastle West, Australia Countrywide
02 Sep 2016
03 Mar 2017
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

Due to business growth, our Newcastle transport business is seeking civil engineers at varying levels with a specialty in highways, roads and drainages. Other responsibilities to the role include:

  • Participation in civil and road design projects and ensuring the works comply with relevant standards/guidelines. Design project works range from:
    • road alignment and geometry,
    • intersection and interchange layouts;
    • earthworks and pavements;
    • stormwater drainage analysis and design;
  • Develop innovative design solutions and preparing design reports/specifications;
  • Coordinate or liaise with other specialists for input and review drainage, pavement, geotechnical and structural designs;
  • Carry out site inspections and supervision;
  • Monitor the project deliverables to ensure they are completed within timeframes;
  • Undertake design and project management of various consulting projects

About you:

  • A tertiary qualification in Civil Engineering (Bachelor) or equivalent;
  • Proven experience in planning, design and construction of infrastructure (including road, highway, drainage or site development) projects;
  • A solid understanding and application of RMS and Austroad standards/guidelines and practices;

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.

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