Group Leader, Bridges and Civil Structures

Stantec Australia

Location: Perth

Job Type: Full time


Group Leader, Bridges and Civil Structures - ( 2300001V )


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

In this position you will provide leadership to your market aligned teams to ensure alignment to company vision, strategy, initiatives, and culture. You will be the advocate of the business both internally within Stantec and externally to clients and professional organisations and work in collaboration with a team of technical experts while creating a team that achieves the outcomes and objectives identified in the Transport delivery business strategy.

Day to day tasks would involve:

  • Perform on technically complex projects and act as a technical resource to other team members.

  • Apply advanced knowledge of current principles and practices of structural engineering and keep informed of new methods and developments.

  • Apply knowledge and expertise acquired through progressive experience to resolve complex issues where precedent may be limited.

  • Develop project scope, budgets, and design approach for small size projects, and support marketing and business development professionals in positioning for potential projects, writing technical portions of proposals, participating in client interviews, and supporting negotiations for project contracts.

  • Support the Business Leader with monitoring and reporting on the performance of the teams.

  • Initiate and manage business development opportunities, actively participate in and lead client service through establishing and maintaining strong relationships.

  • Work with the Business Leader in preparing annual BC business plans.


To be successful for the role you’ll need:

  • Tertiary qualification in Civil Engineering

  • 12 to 15 years’ related work, leadership, financial management and consulting experience; or an equivalent combination of education and related experience.

  • Charted Professional Engineer (CPEng)

  • Ability to work within a multi-disciplinary team and encourage collaboration

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 25,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, water, energy, resources, water, environmental, transport and infrastructure projects to life. Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning begins the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. 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.

Please note that no agency applications will be accepted at this time.

Primary Location : Australia-Western Australia-Perth

Organization : BC-3050 Transpt-AU Delivery

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Jan 8, 2023, 10:57:55 PM

Req ID: 2300001V

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