Civil Engineering Design Manager, Transport Delivery

Stantec Australia

Location: Melbourne

Job Type: Full time


Civil Engineering Design Manager, Transport Delivery - ( 2300008I )


Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

We care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

About the role

You will be leading the successful delivery of major infrastructure projects ensuring the projects are within scope, budget and time. Working collaboratively with the team you will coordinate resources in the planning and design of complex innovate solutions. The focus of this role is on road design as well as management, and will be integral in the successful delivery of many large scale Road and Transport projects. Based in our Melbourne office, this is a fantastic opportunity to join a progressive global organisation with a great team culture.

Day to day tasks would involve:

  • Lead and oversee the technical delivery of complex and/or major projects to ensure deliverables meet or exceed client and project expectations including resolving any technical issues that arise.

  • Provide individual, team and technical leadership and coaching to members of the local team to ensure project performance and career development opportunities for individuals to reach their full potential.

  • Develop and adapt relevant techniques and processes and provide technical input in projects at critical stages

  • Collaborate with project group maintaining effective communication with internal and external stakeholders

  • Oversee implementation of company systems and policies that ensure standards for all work are maintained for technical performance and avoidance of professional liability


To be successful for this role you'll need:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Civil Engineering

  • Demonstrated 7-12 years’ experience within roads and highways with knowledge of technical standards and industry practice

  • Familiarity with local authority and state government approval and regulatory requirements

  • Growing understanding of commercial concepts (i.e. financial, legal).

  • Thorough knowledge, or ability to gain thorough knowledge, of relevant standards, legislation and Australian Standards.

What we offer

Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing.

  • Flexible Working Arrangements including purchasing up to 4 weeks additional leave and provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part time employment.

  • Learning and Talent Development Programs including Global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning

  • Mentoring for your own development and the opportunity to mentor others

  • Professional Memberships

  • Salary Continuance Insurance (SCI)

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Programs

  • Service Recognition Awards

  • Employee Assistance Program

About us

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 350 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring water, transport and infrastructure projects to life. Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning is built on a nearly 200-year history. So, when we take on a project, we see the opportunity to make a lasting connection with the people and places where we live and work.

How to apply

If you are keen for a new opportunity and ready to make a difference, we welcome your interest in our team! Submit your application online including a CV and Cover Letter.

Notice to recruitment agencies : Please note that we do not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or recruitment agencies.

Primary Location : Australia-Victoria-Melbourne

Organization : BC-3050 Transpt-AU Delivery

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Jan 18, 2023, 9:49:27 PM

Req ID: 2300008I

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