Jun 05, 2019

Design Manager - Water

  • GHD
  • Newcastle, New South Wales
Full time Engineering


Working within our Newcastle based Water Group this position will give you the opportunity to demonstrate your hands on technical leadership, client management and project implementation expertise. You will be involved in

  • Planning and leading the management and delivery of high profile water infrastructure projects 
  • Successful design management and project management of small to medium size water infrastructure projects throughout NSW
  • Initiating business development activities as they relate to water and other GHD service lines
  • Supervising and supporting cross-team learning, and mentoring less experienced members of the team

What you will bring to the team

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil, Environmental, Mechanical, Chemical) with 8+ years experience in pumping stations and pipelines and/or treatment plant
  • A strong technical background and experience in resourcing, leading and delivering projects
  • Good relationship management skills and a real passion for developing people
  • Experience in marketing and business development with a demonstrated network of contacts

Our commitment to you
Fostering gender balance, diversity and acceptance of flexible working is central to the way GHD does business. We offer a professional, friendly and inclusive culture based on our core values of Safety, Teamwork, Respect and Integrity.

In addition to a competitive salary, GHD provides attractive career options including professional development via our GHD Business School, additional leave, and family-friendly flexible work arrangements.

Why GHD?
Be a part of a high functioning team, where everything we do is inspired by a level of passion and professional pride that comes from being employee owned. This ownership is what sets us apart and means our people enjoy an unrivalled amount of autonomy in their roles. It helps drive our passion and accountability in how we serve our clients, deliver projects, and pursue new opportunities.

So, do you have what it takes: passion, collaboration, imagination and values that match our own?

About GHD
As one of the world’s leading professional services companies, GHD delivers iconic projects that shape our landscapes, support our communities and set the path of our collective future. To do this, we actively seek and nurture the very best people in their respective fields to join our team of over 10,000 professionals operating in the markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and transportation.

In return, we offer remarkable career shaping opportunities to extend your skills and gain global experience.


Contact Claire Humphreys 
T +612 4979 9097
E Claire.humphreys@ghd.com

Applications close June 16th 2019


 GHD is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities and invites applications from people of all nationalities, genders, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.



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