Senior Civil Engineer / Design Manager

Perth, Australia Countrywide
30 Sep 2016
20 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

Due to recent project successes and a strong project pipeline within our Perth Transport team, we currently have an opportunity for a Design Manager/Technical Lead. Reporting to the Transport Section Leader, you will provide design management and technical input for a broad range of Transport-related projects.

Key work areas of the role will include:

  • Undertake design management and/or technical lead on transport projects
  • Maintaining appropriate systems and procedures to ensure reliability, viability and auditability of design deliverables
  • Assisting in training and mentoring experienced engineers, with an emphasis on your area of technical leadership
  • Developing and maintaining good client relationships with a view to winning repeat work.

About you

  • Experience in a similar role with significant experience working in a Consultancy environment
  • Civil Engineering tertiary qualification
  • Demonstrated experience managing all components of design and managing the interface between disciplines
  • Track record in Design Management (meeting deliverables, timeframes and customer requirements) and a strong background in the D&C and/or Alliance environment
  • Strong communication skills and ability to liaise with a variety of stakeholders Sound analytical ability, excellent written and presentation skills.
  • A commitment to quality and accuracy 15+ years of involvement in the industry with a portfolio of major projects to your credit

Why Jacobs

At Jacobs we offer rewarding careers with ongoing development opportunities, flexible working arrangements and a culture that is collaborative and inclusive. As part of the Jacob's APAC team you will have access to a wide range of lifestyle benefits and corporate discounts. 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.