OverviewBlacktown City Council Engineer Design – Drainage Gateway (Term Contract 2 Years) Contract in Blacktown NSW
Blacktown City Council
Branch Blacktown NSW AU
Engineer Design – Drainage Gateway (Term Contract 2 Years)
At Blacktown City Council we are proud to be supporters of a wide, diverse community and strive towards building the best council in Australia, achieving this…
Blacktown City Council is the second largest Council in NSW and a leader in the growth and development of the Western Sydney region. With a population of close to 350,000 and a total of 48 residential suburbs, working in Blacktown City provides a wide portfolio of professional opportunities. At Blacktown City Council we are proud to be supporters of a wide, diverse community and strive towards building the best council in Australia, achieving this through initiatives such as becoming a White Ribbon accredited Council.
About the Opportunity
Council seeks a dynamic, practical engineer with a hands on approach to their work, to assist in all engineering aspects of Councils involvement within the development industry. As a leading development consent authority, as well as a major player, in the issuing of construction and compliance certificates in a highly competitive environment, Council is experiencing rapid growth and seeks the services of an experienced engineer to meet current and future demands.
You will be required to provide professional engineering advice to developers, engineers, designers, architects and planners with regards to engineering information as part of the Development Application process. This will include attending pre-development application meetings, reviewing engineering aspects of development applications, responding to engineering related enquiries, writing conditions for development consents, assessing engineering plans for compliance with relevant standards, providing advice to consultants, assessing and issuing construction certificates, liaising with members of the public about development matters. This position has a strong focus on water quality, drainage and flood management.
Qualifications and Experience
- Relevant qualifications in a related field. E.g. Civil Engineering
- Extensive experience in a related field of engineering
- Class C drivers licence
- A working knowledge of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, The Local Government Act and the Roads Act
- Excellent negotiation and problem solving skills.
Remuneration and Benefits
The salary and conditions of employment are in accordance with Blacktown City Council’s Enterprise Agreement.
This position is graded at Band 3, Level 2, Grade 14 in Blacktown City Councis Salary system
Term Contract for 2 years
35 hour working week
Opportunity to participate in Council’s flextime arrangement
Employee benefits such as leave entitlements, 9.5% employer superannuation contribution, Fitness Passport and gym membership discounts, and social clubs.
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Closing Date: 05 May 2017
Contact Officer: Tony Napoli 9839 6335
INTERNAL REF: Term Contract
Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Blacktown, NSW, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-21