Be an encouraging leader in a technical environment, Ongoing, full-time, Competitive salary and benefits.
In the Engineering Services branch of our Infrastructure Services Group, we have a rare opportunity for a Principal Civil Engineer to join our team! As a team, we provide advice on Icon Water's safety and integrity of our assets and systems. Being the Principal Civil Engineer, you will lead and oversee technical governance of a broad range of projects to meet business objectives.
A day in the life could include:
Providing technical expertise to identify and initiate engineering projects, and ensure Icon Water's design standards are of best practice
Leading engineering investigations to ensure the health and performance of Icon Water's assets are safe, reliable and efficient
Being proactive in searching for technical risks and opportunities
Mentoring and motivating a team of engineers, technical officers and trades persons
Rolling out best practice engineering systems
Build and nurture professional relationships to consult and engage internal and external stakeholders on engineering processes
About Icon Water:
Icon Water owns and operates Canberras network of water and wastewater infrastructure and assets including dams, reservoirs, water and sewage treatment plants, pumping stations, water mains and sewers to ensure we deliver safe drinking water and reliable sewerage services. Icon Water has been part of the Canberra community for 100 years.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, which values diversity and inclusion. We support applicants from all backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with disabilities, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and all ages. We also have a solid focus on gender balance within the organisation and encourage women to apply.
If you have:
Degree or diploma in Civil Engineering
Proven technical knowledge and extensive working experience of civil infrastructure in a utilities industry
A deep understanding of technical codes, standards and requirements, design, delivery, operation and maintenance of water and wastewater assets
The ability to lead a specialised team and work together to deliver excellent technical expertise on engineering projects
Skills in persuasion and negotiation to convey your argument in an informative and communicative way to internal and external stakeholders
Demonstrable ability to make sound decisions and form judgements based on relevant information
Then we would love to hear from you.
How can I apply
We encourage you to submit your cover letter and resume through our recruitment portal, outlining your key skills and experiences.
Applications will close Monday 21 September 2020.
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