Project Engineer

Job No: WSC20143
Location: Sale, VIC

Project Engineer

Position No. 827

Temporary full-time (until October 2022)

Band 6 $82,055 - $89,315 per annum plus 9.5% statutory superannuation

A great organisation is about great people and we are looking to add to our valued Assets & Projects team. We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Civil Project Engineer with a desire for a career in capital projects implementation. This fantastic opportunity exists for an individual with relevant tertiary qualifications and skills in the areas of project management and implementation including investigation, design, tendering and contract management.

The role offers a variety of challenging functions, with a diverse mix of both field and office work.  Your key duties will include project management of building construction, roads, bridge and drainage and will generally require you to take the project from concept to completion with the majority of the design elements being completed by others either in-house or contracted out.

If you have a passion for making a difference and engaging with the community, we welcome your application.

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

  • Experience in civil/municipal construction and maintenance work.
  • Project implementation/management experience, including investigation, tendering and contract management.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (including report writing).
  • Ability to achieve objectives within adopted timeframes and budget.
  • Ability to gain cooperation and assistance from stakeholders.

Why Wellington?

Wellington Shire Council uses 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.

We offer a rewarding culture of innovation, flexibility and continued learning in a collaborative, supportive environment.

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

Wellington Shire Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is proud to encourage applications from people of different backgrounds, abilities, ages, genders and/or sexual orientations and gender identities.

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.

How to Apply:

Applications must address the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in this advertisement and will be accepted no later than Midnight Sunday 11 April 2021.

A Position Description can be obtained from this link.

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