Senior Infrastructure Engineer

Full time, Permanent
Band 7
Salary $97,645 + Super + RDO

About Us

The City of Whittlesea is one of the fastest growing municipalities in Australia and as a local government organisation we play a pivotal role in the everyday lives our community. Our vision is to make Whittlesea 2040: A Place For All by ensuring our residents can enjoy access to local services, facilities and infrastructure.

Our staff are passionate, skilled and diverse, providing a great environment to work in and succeed.

The Role

Make a difference in our community!

The City Presentation Department plays a key role in maintaining streetscape amenity and shaping liveable neighbourhoods. As a member of the leadership group, the Senior Infrastructure Engineer works closely with a highly skilled and multidiscipline team of Works Officers who collectively administer both the programmed and reactive maintenance of infrastructure assets across the municipality.

Working under the direction of the Manager City Presentation, the position is required to exercise innovative decision-making practices to achieve the operational and strategic outcomes for various road-related service delivery programs that meet Council’s policies, procedures and customer service charter.

About you

Ideally you will have extensive experience in civil design and construction, with comprehensive knowledge of general infrastructure maintenance and construction techniques, proven ability to manage contractors, strong understanding of detailed design documentation, highly effective interpersonal skills, capacity to handle a busy workload, strong communication skills, well developed computer skills and the ability to work positively in a team environment.  Experience with working in the local government sector would be advantageous.

If this sounds like you, then you should definitely apply!

Want to know more

The full Position Description is available on the careers at Council page at https://whittlesea.bigredsky.com/ If you have any questions regarding this role, please contact Anthony Kyrkou,

To apply for this position, you must address the Core Capabilities outlined in the Position Description.

**Applications close 11:45pm on Sunday 13 September 2020

Please note all applicants must apply online and no late applications will be accepted.

* You must have the right to live and work in Australia to be eligible for this vacancy.

At the City of Whittlesea we value diversity and appreciate everyone’s strengths. We are an equal opportunity employer and committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects our municipality. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds, people with a disability and people identifying as LGBTIQ. The City of Whittlesea is also a Child Safe employer.

Council is committed to providing an inclusive workplace that encourages employees to participate, without discrimination, in both work-related and other activities conducted within a work context, with the support of workplace adjustments. Where possible, Council will identify and resolve potential barriers to the recruitment and employment of people with disabilities within the organisation.

Workplace adjustment (also known as “reasonable adjustment”) is defined as: “Whatever is considered necessary and achievable to enable an employee to perform their job role efficiently and to the best of their abilities”. A Workplace adjustment can be requested at any stage in the recruitment process and/or as a part of the employment of an individual.

31/08/2020 $0 Northern Suburbs 1 Engineering
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