Senior Infrastructure Planning and Design Engineer


Location: Maroochydore

Job Type: Full time


About us:
At Unitywater, we operate in a diverse and inclusive environment where no two days are the same. We provide essential water supply and reliable utilities services to the Moreton Bay, Sunshine Coast and Noosa regions that account for 16% of Queensland’s population. Our customers are at the heart of everything we do, and we are proud to service our communities with smart and environmentally sustainable practices.

About the role:
As the Senior Infrastructure Planning and Design Engineer, you will be responsible for the detailed planning and design of water and sewerage network infrastructure. You will also be the subject matter expert and a key advisory to the organisation in the development of design documentation. This senior position is a great opportunity to be part of a team committed to delivering sustainable infrastructure solutions in the region.

About you:
To contribute to Unitywater’s values of Reliability, Safety, Honesty & Integrity, Efficiency, One Team, Innovation, you will demonstrate the following skills and qualities for the role:

  • Experience in the planning and design of water supply and sewerage network including assets pumping stations, reservoirs, pipelines, and ancillary structures.
  • Knowledge of accepted products, materials and standards used in the water industry.
  • Strong communication and report writing skills, coupled with project and contract management skills.
  • Tertiary qualifications in Civil, Mechanical and/or Environmental Engineering.
  • Hold or be working toward a Registered Professional Engineer Queensland (RPEQ) qualification.

Working at Unitywater:
Unitywater is one of the largest employers in the region, offering continuous investment in training, diverse career paths, health and wellness benefits, flexible work arrangements and a rewarding environment. We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment that supports individuals to reach their full potential.

Proudly Unitywater:
We know that we are smarter, better, together. That’s why we are committed to working in a team that includes values the unique contributions of all our people. Unitywater actively encourages candidates with all abilities and diverse backgrounds to apply.

Applications close: COB Tuesday 4 April.

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