Jul 06, 2021

Senior Engineer - Water Infrastructure

  • SMEC
  • Darwin NT, Australia
Full time Engineering

Description

  • Rare opportunity in our Darwin office
  • Opportunity to work on a variety of interesting projects both locally and internationally
  • Friendly working environment across the business

About SMEC

Delivering exceptional outcomes starts with having exceptional people.

SMEC provides unique opportunities to work on iconic industry projects with experienced colleagues and leadership teams. We support and empower employees to drive innovation initiatives within a well-established and growing organisation.

Every employee plays a key role in shaping our business and is driven by teamwork, progressive thinking and creative ideas. We are committed to providing platforms to enable our people to engage in the business, deliver value to clients and develop their careers.

When you join SMEC, you join a flexible growing organisation that has a genuine commitment to CSR, diversity and improving the world we live in.

Infrastructure

At SMEC, we understand that our continued success within the infrastructure market is the result of building long-term client relationships. We listen and understand the specific needs of our clients and deliver a complete value chain of services to provide sustainable solutions across major infrastructure projects worldwide.

We embrace emerging technologies and innovations, including BIM and Virtual Reality, to deliver robust engineering services across the fields of transport and logistics, water and environment and energy and resources. 

Our journey of growth is only beginning, and we look forward to strengthening our already established capabilities, entering new markets and offering more effective solutions across infrastructure developments worldwide.

The Role

We are currently seeking a Senior Water Infrastructure Engineer with a strong background working on water and sewerage infrastructure projects to join our water team based in Darwin. The role will be an essential part of the team in technical delivery of major infrastructure and water projects locally and across Australia.

With a minimum of 5+ years’ experience in water infrastructure design, some of your core responsibilities include:

  • Technical delivery, project management and client relationship management across Water Infrastructure projects in the Northern Territory and across Australia.
  • Design of water infrastructure projects including pipelines, intake, water retaining structures and pump stations.
  • Managing and leading bid preparation
  • Building the water infrastructure project portfolio
  • Meeting with clients and growing a local network
  • Mentoring junior engineers

With a track record of achievement in a similar role, you will have a passion for building trusted relationships to drive positive change and win new work.

Suitable applicants will be able to demonstrate:

  • Tertiary qualification in Engineering
  • 5+ years’ experience in water networks infrastructure and sewerage design
  • Experience of delivering technical projects within a consultancy environment both in a Design and Project management capacity.
  • Apply project management principles in carrying out assigned tasks and accomplish project deliverables to the required standard in a timely manner.
  • Proactively collaborate with appropriate team members, contributors and stakeholders to maintain quality, timeliness and coordination of project deliverables
  • Ensure that analysis and design tasks undertaken meet appropriate technical standards and the requirements of the client and SMEC
  • Experience and proficient with software systems such as 12d
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

As an inclusive and growing organisation, SMEC is committed to building a global community of talented professionals and thought leaders.

We recognise the value and importance of a diverse and inclusive workplace and look for people with different backgrounds, skills and expertise to drive innovation and shared learning across our growing global network.

What we offer

When you join SMEC, you will have the opportunity to embrace your creativity and drive change across the business.

Working with clients and partners, you will be part of an organisation that helps to shape our communities, industries and the global landscape.

Our recent growth has provided new and exciting opportunities for our people, our employees enjoy a consistent flow of significant projects, end-to-end responsibilities and are motivated by meaningful work.

Link to benefits: http://www.smec.com/en_au/careers/your-career-with-SMEC

Wrap up

As an inclusive and growing organisation, SMEC is committed to building a global community of talented professionals and thought leaders [link removed].

We recognise the value and importance of a diverse and inclusive workplace and look for people with different backgrounds, skills and expertise to drive innovation and shared learning across our growing global network.

Learn more about SMEC:

http://www.smec.com/en_au           http://smec.com/infocus/

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