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Senior Engineer - Water Assets

Hays Engineering

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Your new company
Based in the heart of the CBD, this Local Government Council is seeking an experienced Senior Engineer to join their Water Assets team.

Your new role

  • In this role you will develop and implement ecologically sustainable water quality policies, strategies and work practices for the City of Sydney council.
  • You will develop water infrastructure capacity and quality improvement projects and programs for the Local Government Area.
  • You will also be responsible to Provide specialist technical support to the development application evaluation process.
  • To effectively implement asset management best practice for water asset infrastructure.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Tertiary qualifications in Civil or Environmental Engineering or a related field.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a drainage and/or floodplain management role
  • Advanced problem solving and decision-making skills especially in regards to stormwater drainage and water quality management
  • Highly developed oral and written communication skills, leadership skills, interpersonal skills and negotiation skills
  • Demonstrate a commitment to Equal Employment Opportunity, Occupational Health and Safety and Cultural Diversity principles
  • Knowledge and experience with water/flood modelling software (DRAINS, TUFLOW, MUSIC) and spatial software (Esri Arcview GIS) is desirable
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the functions, obligations and operations of Local Government is desirable

What you'll get in return

  • 3-6 month contract (with a view to extend)
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Supportive managerial structure

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Job details
Date posted
2 Aug 2021
Category
Engineering
Occupation
Industrial & Manufacturing Engineer
Above avg.
$60 - $80/hr
Work type
Temporary
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours
Sector
Private Business

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