Senior Specialist Drainage Engineer
To our valued community; As the novel coronavirus COVID - 19 continues to impact our community and daily lives, we want to assure you that we are monitoring developments very closely and taking all appropriate action. Keeping this in mind, please be aware that our recruitment process, while going ahead, as usual, may take longer than average, and we ask that you remain patient during these prolonged periods . The Gold Coast is an outstanding global city proudly looking towards its future.
We are inspired by lifestyle and driven by opportunity. Here at City of Gold Coast, our commitment to a shared set of values shapes our decisions, actions, and behaviours towards achieving the City Vision and our many city priorities. We aim high – we are passionate about delivering the best for our city We add value – we are innovative and make the most of every opportunity We work as a team – our people are great individually, but unstoppable together We take responsibility – we are committed to working safely, being trustworthy and owning our actions About the Position As the Senior Specialist Drainage Engineer you will be responsible for the successful planning and concept design of drainage services associated with Council's drainage network.
You will also provide specialist advice to internal and external stakeholders regarding drainage and local flooding requirements. Key Deliverables of the position: Coordinate a team of engineers to deliver concept planning and design projects that support the delivery of stormwater infrastructure. Provide specialist stormwater advice to internal and external stakeholders that support the objectives of the Gold Coast Water Strategy Provide specialist stormwater advice to the City's Disaster Management Unit.
On-call activity may occur during major disaster events. About You We seek to employ a qualified engineer specialising in stormwater engineering, including experience in a municipal environment. Coupled with appropriate qualifications, you will have the ability to undertake projects of varying complexity to deliver the desired outcome.
Experience in relevant stormwater engineering software packages is required. You are a person who: Promotes the continuous improvement of procedures, work practices, and standards of delivery. Fosters a working environment conducive to achieving quality outcomes through effective management.
Provides highly developed attention to detail and effective communication and interpersonal skills, with particular emphasis in the areas of quality assurance, audit, regulatory and operational compliance, and report and document writing Provides strong analytical, problem-solving and investigative skills with the ability to initiate, formulate, implement, monitor and evaluate new strategies Holds high level organisational and planning skills, in managing time and competing priorities in a busy environment meeting set deadlines. What can the City of Gold Coast offer you? Working for the Cit....