Townsville Apprenticeships – Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Website Townsville City Council

Job Description:

The Senior Geotechnical Engineer will provide concept solutions and business cases with options in relation to identified transport infrastructure and geotechnical needs for 10-year capex plan.Liase effectively with elected members, contractors, clients, other council staff and the general community in accordance with the principles and philosophy of customer service.Ensure all work is completed to the Council Standards, Australian Standards, Austroads Guidelines and other associated standards.

Job Requirements:

  • Detailed knowledge of standards and procedures used by external organisations when applying for state and federal funding.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills, including the demonstrated ability to establish and maintain working relations with staff of all levels as well as a range of internal and external customers.
  • Current Queensland “C” class drivers licence.
  • 30212 QLD – General Safety Induction (Construction Industry

Qualification & Experience:

  • Degree in Civil Engineering coupled with extensive experience (10+ years) with a broad range of experience in design, maintenance and operation of civil and geotechnical infrastructure, Bachelor of Technology (Civil Engineering) or Associate Degree Civil Engineering will be considered with extensive experience in civil engineer (geotechnical areas).
  • Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland or eligibility for corporate membership with the Institution of Engineers Australia (within 12 months) is highly desirable for Engineers, Technical staff should be eligible as an Engineering Technologist.
  • Extensive experience as an engineer with a broad range of experience in design, maintenance and operation of civil and geotechnical infrastructure, in particular, investigations of requests or complaints relating to geotechnical matters.
  • Excellent knowledge and experience of civil and geotechnical design principles, guidelines, Codes of Practice and relevant State documents.
  • Excellent knowledge and experience of geotechnical legislation in its application to the design and planning of civil and geotechnical infrastructure.
  • Comprehensive knowledge and experience with current industry standards of practice, in particular Australian Standards, in the design, construction and maintenance of civil and geotechnical infrastructure.

Job Details:

Company: Townsville City Council

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Townsville, Queensland, Australia

Application Deadline: N/A

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