Civil Design Engineer/ Project Manager


  • Band 7: $92,581 to $103,604 plus 9.5% Super
  • Permanent full flexible working arrangements
  • St Kilda Town Hall

About the Organisation

The City of Port Phillip is an inner-city council with around 1000 employees who deliver more than 100 programs and services to our residents, businesses and visitors. These range from childcare and immunisations, to libraries, management of parks and open space, rubbish collection, road maintenance and more.  

About the Role

The experienced civil design engineer will join the Civil Infrastructure team within the Project Services department. The position will work as part of a group of engineers and project managers to design and deliver civil infrastructure projects that will shape the future for the visitors and residents of the City of Port Phillip. The role will also help design civil infrastructure including road reconstructions, local area traffic management works, water sensitive urban design projects and drainage projects.

Skills and Experience

  • A degree in civil engineering
  • Experience in undertaking hands-on design of civil infrastructure such as road reconstructions, roundabouts, drainage systems and water sensitive urban design projects.
  • Experience in the project management of the delivery of civil infrastructure projects, including undertaking community consultation, procurement and construction supervision.
  • Advanced proficiency in the use of AutoCAD Civil3D and Civil Site Design is required. Proficiency in the use of Revit and in digital engineering techniques would be highly valuable.


People enjoy working at the City of Port Phillip because we are a welcoming, healthy and inclusive workplace.  We offer a vibrant and diverse work environment where our employees can develop both professionally and personally whilst planning and delivering a range of important services and programs to the community.


  • Work in a team who are collaborative, enthusiastic and passionate about delivering great projects and services for our community.
  • We offer a workplace which accommodates your working style and needs.
  • Be supported and empowered by a leadership team that is community focused, with a strong desire for change and a culture that encourages teamwork and innovation.
  • Training and development opportunities, study assistance, flexible working conditions, paid parental leave, an active social club, a health and wellbeing program, and a well- regarded Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

All applicants must provide a Cover Letter in response to the key selection criteria which is located on the last page of the position description. The Cover Letter should be no longer than 2 pages and include each heading in the Key Selection Criteria.

Applications close midnight Monday 18th November 2019

The City of Port Phillip is an equal opportunity employer, committed to an inclusive and accessible environment where diversity is valued.

City of Port Phillip has zero tolerance for child abuse and is a committed Child Safe organisation, so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.

04/11/2019 $0 CBD & Inner Suburbs 1 Engineering
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