The role

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Civil Engineer - Roads &Lighting

Technical & Design

Darwin, Australia

Reference: 5923838

Competitive remuneration package!

Join a strong, innovative, and collaborative team culture.

Welcome to City of Darwin! We're passionate about building and sustaining a high-performance culture that motivates our people to deliver exceptional results. In joining us you will flourish in a fast-paced environment that focuses on strategic outcomes and embraces continual collaboration and innovation.

The Opportunity

Joining the Technical & Design team as our Roads & Lighting Engineer, you will play a key role as you assist and manage the delivery of key projects, ensuring all traffic signals and public lighting are maintained to a high standard and in line with internal and other legislative requirements are achieved.

You will maintain oversight and delivery of the City of Darwin ‘s roads, stormwater drainage, traffic signals and public lighting design and be required to provide technical comments on the development and subdivisional proposals and design plans.

Why join us?

Varied, challenging and undeniably rewarding - if you have been searching for the next step in your career and are looking to be inspired and supported, this is your chance to join us!

Perks of the role

  • Commencing base salary of $107,801 which is negotiable depending on skills, knowledge, and experience
  • Salary sacrifice
  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development

What you will need

  • Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience in design and/or construction of roads and stormwater drainage infrastructure.
  • Class C Drivers Licence
  • General Construction Industry - White Card

For other essential and desirable requirements, please refer to the position description.

The City of Darwin is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background to apply.

As part of Council's recruitment process, successful applications will undergo pre-employment assessments, which may include a medical.


Applications Close: 12 Jun 2022


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