Slope Stability Project Engineer

Local Council looking for a Slope Stability Engineer to assist with sites affected by natural disasters.

Your new company
This equal opportunity local government organisation promotes a healthy and safe work environment. They are committed to diversity in their community and workforce and encourage Indigenous Australians, people with disability and people from diverse backgrounds to apply to be part of their inclusive team. Located on the northern fringes of Sydney and just an hour’s drive from Newcastle, this organisation offers one of the best places in Australia to live and work.

Your new role
Your role as Slope Stability Engineer & Project Manager will see you manage the development of projects including the application of practical or innovative methods for the analysis of options and progression of preferred option to construction. You will be responsible for the assessment of damage relating to the natural disaster events across the local government area, coordinating Geotechnical consultants to undertake detailed investigation and design of slope stability restoration works ready for construction tendering and delivery.

What you'll need to succeed
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering (Geotechnical Engineering) or other relevant discipline
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Previous experience with landslips and remediation including retaining structures
  • Proven experience in the planning, development and analysis of roadwork projects for design
  • Strong ability to communicate effectively, verbally with various stakeholders and written
  • Current Class C Drivers Licence
  • Knowledge of risk assessment as per RMS/TfNSW Guide to Slope Risk Assessment
  • Demonstrated knowledge of application of asset management principles to road infrastructure development projects
  • Previous experience in engineering project management including the finalisation of construction projects

What you'll get in return
Enjoy a flexible work environment working for an emerging local organisation with a strong pipeline of projects, in turn you will also be rewarded with a healthy hourly rate.

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 Janine Gouws on 02 4032 8650 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 Type
Government & Public Services
NSW, Regional
Competitive Hourly Rate

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Janine Gouws, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Newcastle
Suite 301A, Level 3, 251 Wharf Road

Telephone: 0240328650