Water / Wastewater Planning Engineer - Mid to Senior level - Melbourne
Melbourne VIC, Australia
Due to the continued success of our Australian operations, we currently have an opportunity for Mid to Senior level Water / Wastewater Planning Engineers to join WSP based in Melbourne in Fixed Term Contract or Permanent roles…
The successful candidate will join WSP’s National Asset Management and Planning team offering a variety of opportunities, however, our immediate need is for someone who is proficient in Infoworks ICM to be involved in some exciting new projects. We are looking for candidates with skills and experience in one or more of the following areas:
Water and/or Wastewater planning
Hydraulic modelling (water, wastewater, flood or stormwater)
Concept design and feasibility studies
Preparation of concise technical calculations, quality technical reports and engineering drawings
Ability to guide Safety in Design
Design or project management of small projects or discrete work packages
Support/Management of project communications, project integration and the costing of proposals
To be successful in the role you will have:
Have a Bachelor of Civil or Environmental Engineering degree
Typically 5 to 10+ years’ experience
Have demonstrated experience in design and/or planning
Experience in water/ wastewater planning at either a master planning/ detailed planning level
Wastewater calibration experience is an advantage but not essential for the right candidate
Experience in the construction and manipulation of water and wastewater models, including the following platforms - SWMM, InfoWorks ICM, InfoWater, Water GEMS
An ability to effectively manage budgets, systems and various stakeholders to achieve an exceptional outcome
Ability to work in a team environment and communicate effectively
Maintain knowledge and appropriate technical standards, legislation, codes of practice and Australian standards
Working benefits at WSP
We are proud to be one of the world’s leading engineering professional services consultancies; certified as a ‘Great Place to Work’ and recognised as a 2018-19 WGEA Employer of Choice for Gender Equality. Our comprehensive benefits include:
A global network to draw upon for resources and support
The opportunity to work on the nation’s most exciting projects
Personalised career growth and skills development
A suite of benefits including health and wellness initiatives
An organisation that truly values and practices flexible working options
Ability to purchase additional annual leave
Mentoring and career development programs
We are a collaborative team of experts that thrives on challenge and unconventional thinking. Channelling our curiosity into creating progressive solutions to complex issues is both our mission and our passion. Join us in doing purposeful, sustainable work that helps shape our communities and the future! We are the best professional services firm, positioned to be partners for tomorrow’s challenges.
Required work rights
Australian Working Visa
Bachelor of Civil or Environmental Engineering degree
At WSP we develop creative, comprehensive and sustainable engineering solutions for a future where society can thrive. Equipped with an intimate understanding of local intricacies, world-class talent and proactive leadership, we plan, design, manage and engineer long lasting and impactful solutions to uniquely complex problems. With 48,000 talented people in more than 500 offices across 40 countries, we engineer projects that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come.
We are dedicated to our local communities and propelled by international brainpower. We are technical experts and strategic advisors including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program and construction management professionals.
Here at WSP we design lasting solutions in the water, property and buildings, transportation and infrastructure, environment, industry, resources, power and energy sectors as well as project delivery and strategic consulting services.
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