We are offering an exciting opportunity for an experienced and qualified Capital Works Engineer. Reporting to the Manager Water and Wastewater, the position is responsible for delivering water, recycled water and wastewater infrastructure projects and developing capital works programs for asset augmentation, renewal and improvement. The successful applicant will provide a high level of service in delivering capital works programs in line with Council’s Delivery Program and Operational Plans.
To be successful you will bring
Behaviour that positively demonstrates Council's values of: creative, accessible, respect, energetic and safe.
Tertiary qualifications at degree level in an engineering or related discipline, together with extensive professional experience in program and project management; particularly in drinking water, recycled water and wastewater infrastructure planning, design, and construction.
Demonstrated extensive procurement experience including procurement planning, contract development, and negotiating and managing consultants, contractors and other service providers.
Demonstrated ability to identify, develop and implement process or system improvements resulting in better project or organisational outcomes or efficiencies.
Demonstrated high-level communication and problem solving skills including the ability to negotiate and consult on complex matters and provide technical leadership, advice and services.
An attractive remuneration package. Please contact Council's Human Resources section on 02 6686 1408 to discuss the package on offer.
Training and development opportunities.
Generous Award workplace conditions.
Clickhereto view the Position Description and Information Package.
Friday, 25 May 2018
Bridget Walker | Manager Water and Wastewater | 02 6686 1226
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Ballina Shire Council is located in the Northern Rivers of the Far North Coast of New South Wales. It covers an area of 485 km² with a population of approximately 41,000 (2011 Census). We have a prosperous economy based on building, retail, tourism, hospitality, agriculture and education.
Working with a regional community that is progressive, innovative and creative, our Council strategies and services are designed to deliver an outstanding lifestyle for our residents, workers and visitors. We are also mindful that as we are in one of the fastest growing regions in Australia we need to protect what we have now while planning for the future.