Principal Civil Engineer

Principal Civil Engineer

Job Title: Principal Civil Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney CBD
Salary: $180,000-$220,000
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: AS102220
Contact Name: Alex Scott
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 26, 2020 11:34

Job Description

We are partnered with a Privately Owned Engineering Consultancy who are looking to target someone with a background from a larger engineering consultancy keen to get away from the 'office politics' or bureaucracy that comes hand in hand with working for a tier 1.

This role will ideally suit an ambitious, independent Senior Civil Engineer with 10- 15 years' experience looking to progress to Principal in the near future, working in a similar role within a civil environment on NSW Urban Development projects.

To be considered for the role of Principal Engineer - Urban Development, you will
  • Possess a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)
  • Demonstrate 10-15 years of experience, ideally in a Tier 1 Engineering Consultancy environment
  • Strong existing client relationships with client facing skills.
  • Knowledge of NSW local standards and processes - local authorities and contractors.
  • Strong involvement in all phases of the development process of small to medium sized projects.
  • Experience in roads and drainage design - (on RMS projects is preferable).
  • Solid capabilities in design and documentation with experience using 12D and PC-Drains.
  • Ability to build and develop relationships with key stakeholders including clients and internal parties.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience writing proposals preparation.
What this opportunity can offer you:  
  • Chance to join an Engineering Consultancy with an open and approachable Management team who are keen to look after their staff and push the company to the next stage
  • Ongoing professional development with technical specialists
  • Competitive remuneration packages commensurate with the experience and skills of the successful candidate plus incentives and over time
  • A great company culture with open lines of communication and an inclusive nature
  • Opportunity to put your stamp on a sector and lead it the way you see best, targeting Urban Development in NSW. 
With the current Health situation we are all experiencing in the community please allow for a slightly slower process as this situation evolves, I will endeavor to respond to all in a timely manner and provide updates on live vacancies.
For any questions relating to this role or other opportunities with D&B and our clients please contact Alex Scott on + 61 29376 8200 / or click apply. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential. 

Thanks for your consideration.