Graduate Road Asset Engineer

Job No: WSC2601
Location: Sale, VIC

Graduate Road Asset Engineer

Position No. 323

Permanent Full Time

Band 5 $64,093 - $73,836 per annum plus 9.5% statutory superannuation

An opportunity exists for an enthusiastic and motivated Graduate Road Asset Engineer to join our Built Environment business unit. The successful candidate will form solutions and outcomes relevant to Council road, path and drainage assets, for integration into maintenance and capital works renewal and improvement programs.

The role offers a variety of challenging functions, with a diverse mix of both field and office work.  Key duties will include; planning and programming infrastructure upgrade renewal and maintenance programs; developing traffic management solutions; managing and maintaining customer relationships; and undertaking inspections, audit and investigation activities.

If you have recently completed an engineering degree and have a passion for making difference in the community, we welcome your application.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate how they meet the criteria below:

  • Civil Engineering qualification, or in last year of degree program.
  • Understanding of road and drainage infrastructure design and maintenance principles.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage time effectively, analyse data and prioritise.
  • Ability to liaise with and gain co-operation from other employees, external consultants and the general public.
  • Aptitude for using current technology, and skills in utilising Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Microsoft Excel software.

Why Wellington?
We use award-winning technologies to seek and implement innovative improvements across the organisation. We work hard to position ourselves as a leader in local government, continuously improving our diverse range of services for the betterment of our community.

Don’t just listen to us, here’s what our staff say:

‘Proud to be a Wellington Shire employee.’
‘Great organisation, passionate and highly motivated staff – pleasure to be part of it.’
‘Perhaps the most collegial, friendly organisation I have joined.’
‘It was a good life choice to come and work with the team at Wellington.’

We acknowledge we couldn’t do it without great people. We offer a rewarding culture of innovation and continued learning; and a collaborative, supportive environment.

Why not Wellington?

About Wellington
Wellington Shire is Victoria’s third largest municipality. Its 10,924km2 extends from the High Country through the Gippsland Plains to the famous Ninety Mile Beach. Sale is a 2.5 hour drive east of Melbourne and the region boasts excellent sporting, educational, and recreational facilities. Visit to find out why the Wellington Shire is a great place to live and work.

Wellington Shire Council is committed to upholding the Child Safe Standards and associated legislated requirements.

How to Apply:

Applications must address the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in this advertisement and will be accepted no later than Midnight Sunday 25 February 2018.

A Position Description can be obtained from this link.

You will be prompted to respond to the key selection criteria and upload your Resume via our website


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