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Senior Drainage Engineer

Senior Drainage Engineer

Job Title: Senior Drainage Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: PC020121
Contact Name: Paul Cullen
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 06, 2021 15:15

Job Description

About the role: 
Public Sector People are seeking an experienced Senior Drainage Engineer to join our local government client on a 12 month contract. The successful candidate must have previous experience in a design office and also have Project management experience working in local government.

Key Responsibilities: 
  • The ability to develop and implement a vision for the pro-active and positive development of Council’s Building and Engineering Services
  • Understanding and experience with designing water sensitive urban design, particularly with bioretention systems and detention basins
  • Project management experience ideally in a design office
  • Experience in dealing with the government, statutory authorities and consultants
  • Liaise with and advise developers, architects, planners, engineers, designers, government agencies, etc. With regards to engineering stormwater information and clarifying council’s requirements in accordance with council’s engineering development guidelines.
  • Provide timely and accurate engineering stormwater advice and recommend appropriate conditions in the assessment of development applications to town planners, building surveyors and engineers.
  • Conduct or supervise major flood studies and trunk drainage investigations, reporting on findings and recommending appropriate course(S) of action or options to provide the community with cost-Effective, environmentally sensitive stormwater drainage systems.
Key Skills: 
  • Experience in project management and corporate software preferably MS project, excel, technology 1 and trim.
  • Degree in civil engineering
If you meet the above criteria and are looking for your next contract opportunity please apply via the appropriate link with a CV attached.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity please contact Paul Cullen on 0403 242 600


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