Accessibility Links
  • Job reference: RMS0195526

Associate Water &/or Wastewater Planning Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Inner Suburbs Brisbane, Queensland
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 04/09/2018
  • Duration: permanent
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (02/10/18)
Send jobs like this to my email    What's this?

Our client is a leading global multi-discipline engineering consultancy seeking an experienced Engineer to help lead their growing Brisbane water team & assist with their strong pipeline of work.

The Role:

Due to the continuous success of their Australian operations and project wins, our client currently has an opportunity for an experienced Water &/or Wastewater Planning Engineer to join their well-established QLD Water team and assist in leading landmark Australian water projects.

Key responsibilities:

  • Water and/or wastewater planning
  • Hydraulic modelling
  • Concept design and feasibility studies
  • Prepare, manage and plan project proposals and tenders
  • Guide and promote Safety in Design
  • Preparation of technical calculations, reports and engineering drawings
  • Project and Design Management for multiple projects of varying size or discrete work packages
  • Client, stakeholder and municipal engagement
  • Project tracking, scoping and delivery

The successful candidate will have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (preferably Civil) or equivalent
  • Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng) &/or Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland (RPEQ)
  • Typically between 10 to 15 years' relevant industry experience (previous Queensland experience would be advantageous)
  • Previous experience in a consulting environment &/or Water Authority (ideally)
  • Skill in water and/or wastewater planning - at either a master planning or detailed planning level
  • Experience in the delivery of detailed Planning Projects including writing complex planning reports
  • Experience delivering detailed Design Tasks associated with Civil and Hydraulic Elements of Wastewater projects
  • Wastewater calibration experience is advantageous (but not essential)
  • High level of proficiency using industry-standard water and wastewater models, including; SWMM, InfoWorks ICM, InfoWater and Water GEMS
  • Experience using GIS packages, including MapInfo and ArcGIS
  • Skilled in the preparation of Project Proposals
  • An aptitude for managing budgets, systems and time frames to achieve exceptional outcomes
  • Client relationship management experience
  • Knowledge of technical standards, legislation, codes of practice and Australian standards
  • Project Management and Design Management experience on projects of varying complexity and size
  • A strong client focus, high level of motivation and dedication with the ability work well in a team environment
  • Exemplary communication skills with a passion for leading and mentoring junior engineers

In return the client is offering a market leading salary package in addition to the opportunity to work on several high profile Water projects across Queensland.

Our client supports a diverse and inclusive work environment and welcomes all applicants with full Australian working rights submit their current CV (in word format).

Your application will be treated as strictly confidential. For a further confidential conversation about this opportunity please contact Melanie Smith on (07) 3233 2307.



About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

Fircroft is registered as a Data Controller with the Information Commissioner as required under the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679. Fircroft will only process your personal data for the specific purposes of managing your application.

Similar jobs
Graeme White
EC&I Engineer Location Oxford, Oxfordshire Duration 6 months The Role: Main purpose of the role: -The Lead Engineer is...
Gareth Rice
Project Engineer (Electrical) Location Sydney, New South Wales Duration 6 months The Role: Our client is now hiring a Project Engineer with...
Gareth Rice
Graduate Technical Sales Specialist (Electrification Products) Location Sydney, New South Wales Duration 6 months The Role: Our client is looking to engage an experienced and...

Back to Top

By clicking "Save" you consent to
receiving matching jobs based on the
job/page you are viewing by email from
Fircroft, as detailed in our privacy policy
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with our current vacancies and latest company updates via email. Occasionally Fircrofts marketing may contain 3rd party or affiliate information, however we will not share your personal data with any 3rd parties without your consent. From time to time, we might contact you to get your views on the service you have received. To help you get the best out of Fircroft, we may personalise them based on your location and how you use fircroft.com
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with the latest company updates and vacancies via SMS / Text messages
Your consent options above means that Fircroft cannot contact you about any new or alternative career vacancies. If you want Fircroft to only contact you about the role(s) you have applied for please continue, however if you would like to be considered for other positions please allow us to contact you by changing one or more of the above consent.