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Stormwater & Floodplain Design Engineer

Job title: Stormwater & Floodplain Design Engineer
Location: Wollongong
Industry: Engineering Civil/Structural
Salary $55 - $65 per hour + Superannuation
Reference: 416193_74
Contact name: Milica Keeley
Job description
  • Commercial based projects with multidisciplinary exposure
  • Drive and manage landmark projects as a Stormwater & Floodplain Design Engineer
  • 6 month contract opportunity with a healthy work-life balance


Join a large sized Local Council in the Illawarra region that delivers commercially based projects to long-standing reputable Clients. With an open-plan office, experienced managers are easily accessible to facilitate further training and professional development. With a recent opening in the team due to an increase in project workload for this financial year, an opportunity for a Stormwater & Floodplain Design Engineer exists.


As a Stormwater & Floodplain Design Engineer specialising in hydraulics (stormwater and flooding) you will be responsible for detailed design of various projects and providing a high level of specialist knowledge and expertise. You will have a strength in your ability to drive a team forward and assisting juniors in the team.


  • Detailed design of stormwater and flooding projects
  • Investigate and report on flood tasks
  • Assist in plans for stormwater/structural systems
  • Undertake site inspections for drainage and flooding areas


  • Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering (or similar)
  • Local Government experience highly preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Familiarity with the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act


Join this team and you will receive a high degree of project exposure by coordinating large-scale and complex projects. You will also receive valuable insight into construction allowing a well-rounded multidisciplinary understanding which results in career progression. The team at Council are a highly supportive and positive team environment to join.


  • Enthusiastic and positive work environment
  • A healthy work-life balance due to the flexible working arrangements and an opportunity to work from home
  • Gain valuable experience, working on site and closely with the construction team


Click 'Apply for this job', or contact Milica Keeley on (02) 9231 4999 for a confidential discussion.

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