Jun 29, 2020

Capital Works Engineer - Water and Wastewater

$90,000 - $102,000 yearly
  • Ballina Shire Council
  • Ballina Shire Council, Cherry Street, 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 project management; particularly in drinking water, recycled water and wastewater infrastructure planning, design, and construction.
  • Demonstrated experience in the development, implementation, control and reporting of project feasibility, scope, cost, time, resources, and risks; particularly on multiple complex infrastructure projects.
  • Demonstrated extensive procurement experience including procurement planning, contract development, and negotiating and managing consultants, contractors and other service providers.
  • Demonstrated experience in asset management systems, processes and data capture.

The rewards

  • A salary range of $89,300 to $102,500 per annum (plus 9.5% superannuation) dependent upon skills, experience and qualifications.
  • Leaseback vehicle.
  • An inclusive culture where all our people are valued, EEO, diversity and differences are respected.
  • An absolute focus on our peoples’ safety and well being.
  • Learning and career development opportunities.
  • Generous Award workplace conditions.

Applications close

11.30 pm on Friday, 17 July 2020


Bridget Walker | Manager Water and Wastewater | 02 6686 1226


Ballina Shire Council

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