May 25, 2018

Capital Works Engineer – Water and Wastewater

  • Ballina Shire Council
  • Ballina NSW, Australia
Full time Engineering




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.

The rewards

  • 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.
  • Leaseback vehicle.

Click here to view the Position Description and Information Package.

Applications close

Friday, 25 May 2018


Bridget Walker | Manager Water and Wastewater | 02 6686 1226

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