Tuesday , April 16 2024

Melbourne Council Careers – Senior Engineer

Website City of Melbourne

Job Description:

As a member of the City Infrastructure Branch this position is required to provide assistance to the Team Leader Infrastructure Development by providing sound professional civil engineering advice on planning and development proposals, in the municipality, and on proposals by third parties which impact on the City’s infrastructure as well as carrying out functions in the management of the Local Government Act 1989 and Subdivision Act 1988 in relation to civil infrastructure. The Senior Engineer –

Infrastructure Development will review and coordinate the City’s response to development proposals to ensure that the optimum outcome for the infrastructure is achieved

Job Requirements:

  • Eligible for registration under the provisions of the Professional Engineers Registration Act 2019
  • Demonstrated experience and abilities in the review and assessment of applications submitted by external stakeholders related to municipal infrastructure
  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate the input of other Council groups of proposed development proposals and to liaise with Developers and other Authorities on these outcomes
  • Demonstrated ability to make fair and just decisions in the field to ensure Council’s interest are protected
  • Demonstrated ability to resolve infrastructure issues and develop reports for the effective achievement of desired outcomes
  • Demonstrated ability to build and manage relationships critical to the delivery of Council’s services
  • High level of written and verbal communication skills and ability to prepare high quality written reports and submissions and represent Council at industry forums
  • Ability to demonstrate and display City of Melbourne Values – accountability, integrity, courage, respect for self and others, and striving for excellence.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Civil Engineering suitable to meet to level of expertise and skill required of the position
  • At least 5 years relevant experience (desirable) in Infrastructure management for local government or related field
  • Experience and abilities in the review and assessment of applications submitted by external stakeholders relating to infrastructure development

Job Details:

Company: City of Melbourne

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location:  Melbourne, VIC, Australia

Application Deadline: N/A

Apply Here