Civil Designer

CBH Group

Location: Perth

Job Type: Full time


Who are we?

The CBH Group is Australia’s largest co-operative and a leader in the Australian grain industry, with operations extending along the value chain, including grain storage, handling, transport, marketing and processing. Our expansive network includes over 120 country receival sites and four grain export ports. With our unique end-to-end supply chain, we deliver quality Australian products to over 30 international destinations.

As part of our network strategy, CBH has a plan to spend $4B over the next 10 years to expand and upgrade our infrastructure. This role will play a key part in planning and executing on that capital portfolio.

Become part of a dynamic, diverse organisation and make your ark in sustainably creating and returning value for our growers.

Empowering our people

CBH is more than just a place of work, it's a community and a place where hard work and effort is rewarded and recognised.

We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to providing a safe and rewarding working environment for our people, with a strong culture of developing and enhancing our employees’ capabilities. We are pleased to be recognised as an endorsed employer for all women by WORK180. To find out more: CBH Group Benefits | WORK180 Endorsed Employer

We invite you to become part of a dynamic, diverse organisation with a bright future.

About the role

A full-time, permanent opportunity based in our modern offices in Perth’s CBD has become available for an experienced Civil Designer to join our internal Civil Engineering Team. Reporting to the Manager of Civil Engineering, you will be responsible for a wide range of civil design work to support our expansion and rail project teams.

The position would suit a motivated, practical and adaptable individual who aspires to have a rewarding career and maintain work life balance.

Working closely with our engineering teams, key accountabilities of the role include:

  • Preparation of concept site layout drawings for CBH sites and expansion projects

  • Preparation of detail civil drawings for roads, pavements and drainage

  • Checking project deliverables, outputs and data generated by others in the team

  • Review and checking of drawings as provided by external vendors

  • Participate in design reviews and operability assessments to comply with CBH standards and procedures

  • Support and liaison to the construction team including response to Technical Queries / Requests for Information

  • Service CBH Group engineering work requests including engineering support and drafting for CBH Operations

  • Ensure that the engineering and document management processes are followed

What you will bring to the role:

  • Minimum 7 years’ relevant civil design experience

  • Proficient in AutoCAD drawing package. Experience with Vault drawing management software is a plus.

  • Exposure to or experience on large design projects

  • Experience in geometric road design.

  • Experience designing to the requirements of the Australian Standards, Austroads and/or MRWA.

  • Knowledge of drawing and survey management, and document control practices

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

  • Good organisation skills

  • Positive attitude and a pragmatic, results driven approach

  • Drafting or equivalent qualifications

  • 12D design experience will be beneficial but not essential.

What we offer:

CBH offer a range of Employee focused benefits aimed at ensuring a healthy work life balance, including:

  • Competitive remuneration and benefits 

  • 13-weeks paid parental leave for both parents

  • Free on-site Gym, fitness classes and end of trip facilities

  • Opportunities to enhance your leadership skills and achieve your career goals 

  • Employee assistance program

  • Flexible work arrangements (subject to business requirements)

  • Corporate employee discounts including travel, health insurance funds and financial services

  • A fast paced and challenging, yet rewarding environment  

  • On-site day-care centre for convenience.

CBH supports diversity and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds.

Applications close 3rd February 2023.  

CBH reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the advertised closing date if sufficient applications are received prior.

To find out more about working with CBH visit Alternatively, to speak to a member of our People and Culture team, please contact (08) 9237 9589.

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