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Works Engineer

Works Engineer

Job Title: Works Engineer
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne
Industry:
Reference: 2906CC
Contact Name: Chris Castellano
Contact Email: christopher@publicsectorpeople.com.au
Job Published: June 29, 2022 09:48

Job Description

Public Sector People are working with a council in Melbourne’s Eastern Suburbs to recruit a Band 5 level Works Engineer to join their experienced and supportive team.

You will be responsible for completing engineering site inspection and surveillance services for subdivision developments and engineering works, ensuring that defects are identified and communicated and ensuring the quality of all works and materials and compliance with the approved plans.

The successful candidate will have an understanding and knowledge of relevant State and Local Government Legislation and procedures and relevant road and traffic guidelines, standards, procedures would be an advantage.   


Responsibilities and Experience for this role:
  • Provide engineering site inspection and surveillance services for subdivision developments and engineering works
  • Review all works as relevant including vegetation removal, environmental controls etc, against the requirements of the Construction Management Plan for each site and ensure compliance with these requirements on site
  • Supervise the works ensuring compliance with planning permit conditions for the site and report any breaches or potential breaches of Permit conditions
  • Ensure the quality of all works and materials and compliance with the approved plans
  • Regularly monitor the management of the site and ensure that appropriate practices are followed
  • Ensure that defects are identified and communicated to the contractor as early as possible for rectification and liaise with the Asset Managers to ensure their requirements are met prior to final asset handover
  • Participate in meetings with developers, contractors and other officers as required
  • Provide timely support for the preparation of reports and respond to letters relating to subdivisions and general enquiries as required
  • Resolve and respond to customer enquiries on subdivisions and relevant construction issues
  • Undertake technical investigations, and assist with the preparation of technical reports
  
  The ideal candidate will have:
  • Knowledge of construction practices, methodologies and relevant standards
  • Experience and understanding of compliance activities and procedures
  • Knowledge of Quality Assurance systems procedures and processes
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office systems, and related information technology systems
  • Ability to prepare competently written, accurate reports and correspondence
  • Knowledge of customer ‘focused’ service delivery systems
  • Tertiary qualified in engineering or other relevant field
  • Sound experience in and knowledge in the design and supervision of civil subdivision and engineering works and infrastructure projects
  • Drivers Licence valid in Victoria
  • Construction Induction card

If you would like to discuss this role in more detail or discuss other Civil Engineering and Asset Management opportunities within Local Government, please contact:

Chris Castellano

T: (03) 8535 3111
E: christopher@publicsectorpeople.com.au

Alternatively, you can apply online by following the link below.

All communication will be strictly confidential.

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