Development Engineer

Work with a well-known council who are looking for an exceptional Development Engineer, part-time work!
Your new company
An amazing opportunity exists for an enthusiastic and passionate Development Engineer to join a reputable Local Government Council, based out of Melbourne’s CBD. You will provide technical and strategic input and operational support to Council’s Infrastructure Development Unit with a focus on ongoing improvement of Council’s infrastructure. As well as providing support to the department by assisting in ownership of all relevant engineering related customer enquiries, providing engineering comment and conditions to planning applications, traffic management matters and provision of advice to event coordinators and other stakeholders.

Your new role
Working as a Development Engineer, you will be responsible for the following below:
  • Assist the Coordinator Infrastructure Development in the preparation and development of Council’s 10-year Capital Improvement Program for drainage and transportation infrastructure.
  • Assist with the planning, costing, scoping and preparation, of Council’s capital works relating to civil infrastructure.
  • Offer technical advice, preparation of estimates, preparation and review of traffic management plans, and development of specifications for inclusion in contract documentation.
  • Provide engineering advice and expertise, mainly relating to traffic management and dealing with traffic engineering queries, investigation and analysing data using traffic count devices and preparation of traffic engineering designs.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in this role you will be a qualified Civil Engineer, preferably with local government experience and knowledge of civil engineering design as it relates to local government asset management systems. You will also have developed understanding of supervision or undertaking of development applications and subdivision construction processes, as well as and knowledge of local government issues and working with communities and community groups and statutory planning from an engineering perspective.

What you'll get in return
Be a part of this amazing team, where you will receive the opportunity to work for an established government council that values work-life balance, whilst gaining stability in your career. This is a contract role with an immediate start and the potential to extend.

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 send direct to If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact Alissa Sara on 03 8616 8424 for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Job Type
VIC, Geelong

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Talk to Alissa Sara, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Melbourne
Level 21, 360 Collins Street

Telephone: 0386168424

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