Aug 27, 2019

Associate Water / Wastewater Design Engineer

  • Spiire
  • Melbourne VIC, Australia
Full time Engineering (civil/structural)


At Spiire, we turn ideas into places and are committed to providing opportunities for our clients, communities and people to grow.

As property and infrastructure advisors we work together every day to deliver a high level of creative solutions our clients are proud of. Following an exciting period of growth we have reached over 300 employees across our Albury, Bendigo, Canberra, Geelong, Melbourne and Shepparton offices, positioning Spiire as well-resourced, local experts. We’re a business built on relationships and attribute our success to our personalised service. 

Due to our continued growth, increased project portfolio and in line with our Water Infrastructure Strategy, we are looking for an Associate Civil Engineer (Water Infrastructure) with approximately 8+ years’ experience to join the Water Infrastructure Team in Melbourne.

About the role

Working with an experienced team of likeminded professionals, you will play a key role in the delivery of water and wastewater infrastructure for a broad range of clients. Specifically, the role will require you to:

  • Lead the design of water and wastewater infrastructure projects, including pipelines, pumping stations, treatment facilities and storages
  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders, specialist design resources, and sub-consultants
  • Prepare documentation for design, tendering and construction purposes including calculations, technical reports, costs estimates and specifications
  • Support Spiire’s business development goals though the preparation of tenders/proposals and through your engagement with clients
  • Have knowledge/experience of Autodesk products including AutoCad, Civil 3D, Plant 3D and 12D
  • Contribute to the relevant Practice Area (PAs) forums, to further enhance staff development and share knowledge/learnings
  • Review designs and documentation

About you

  • Relevant degree in Civil Engineering. Other post-graduate qualifications desirable (not essential)
  • Proven experience in water and wastewater infrastructure design and project delivery
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience in Consulting
  • Project management experience
  • Innovative, creative and forward thinking
  • Passionate about helping to grow the team/business in the water/wastewater infrastructure sector

About the rewards:

  • Competitive salary
  • A large, diverse range of projects
  • Excellent team/business culture
  • Great career opportunities
  • Flexible working

Culture & Benefits at Spiire

We believe in doing great work and looking after our people. We offer structured learning programs and continued employee growth opportunities that encourage professional support, development and success. We value diversity and embrace flexibility to ensure our people can balance their professional goals with their commitments and interests outside of work. We offer a variety of initiatives including discounted Myki’s, purchase of additional leave, an active social club and wellness programs to support your health and wellbeing.



Required work rights

Australian Permanent Resident

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