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Civil Engineer

Stantec Australia

Location: Perth

Job Type: Full time


Civil Engineer - ( 23000197 )


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:

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Civil Engineer to join the Stantec team. Working out of our Perth CBD office, you will form an integral part of the Civil Engineering team within our Energy & Resources division.

Our Civil Engineer will have a track record of focusing on client service. Being a multi-discipline firm, strong communication skills are needed along with the ability to co-ordinate with other discipline personnel.

The following are some of your key responsibilities:

  • Perform civil engineering design;

  • Perform calculations to analyse and design civil system components;

  • Assist in the evaluation and selection of civil systems and materials and the development of civil specifications;

  • Contribute to the development of civil systems;

  • Assist in the preparation of engineering project documents, client presentations, client contact and communication pertaining to specific project deliverables;

  • Prepare civil engineering documents by developing construction specifications, plans and schedules; and

  • Assist in the review of drawings and submittals, respond to request for information, prepare site observation reports, and perform other contract administration tasks.

About you

  • Tertiary qualification in Engineering with an emphasis on Civil Engineering;

  • 3 years experience as a civil design engineer in the resources industry;

  • Experience in MRWA, barrier design, lines and signs;

  • Experience in earthworks, civil drainage, sealed and unsealed roads, floodways, and other civil infrastructure (desirable);

  • Experience in QGIS, Drains, XPSWMM (desirable);

  • Good knowledge of private and public resource industry standards, design and specifications;

  • Able to participate as part of a team;

  • Attention to detail;

  • Able and willing to undertake remote site visits;

  • Able to liaise with peers and direct supervisors;

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills; and

  • A proactive and ‘can do’ work approach.

What we offer:

  • Membership to our Developing Professionals Group (DPG), which is a global network that gives Stantec’s future leaders opportunities to grow technically and professionally through networking, professional development and more;

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

  • Genuine flexible working arrangements - including work from home opportunities, provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part time employment;

  • Option to purchase additional leave;

  • Learning and Talent Development Programs - Including Global programs, online learning and on-the-job learning;

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

  • A friendly team environment, with dedicated and enthusiastic staff committed to producing high quality service and deliverables;

  • Professional Memberships;

  • Salary Continuance Insurance (SCI);

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Programs;

  • Service Recognition Awards; and

  • Employee Assistance Program.

About Stantec

The Stantec community unites approximately 26,000 employees working in over 350 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, energy, resources, water, environmental, transport and infrastructure projects to life.

At Stantec we have created a workplace where people are respected and encouraged to reach their full potential. Our team enjoy a fun and flexible working environment where they are supported in reaching their career goals and delivering value to Stantec’s clients.

We encourage our employees to have an enjoyable and rewarding career with an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and encourages social and cultural diversity. We welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds.

How to apply

If this position is of interest, please apply via the link below. Short listing for this position will commence immediately.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. To those applicants not short listed, we extend our appreciation for considering Stantec as a potential employer.


Tertiary qualification in Engineering with an emphasis on Civil Engineering

3 years’ experience as a civil design engineer in the resources industry

Primary Location : Australia-Western Australia-Perth

Organization : BC-3000 Mining-AU Australia

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Mar 19, 2023, 5:17:44 PM

Req ID: 23000197

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans