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Stantec Civil Engineer - Water Infrastructure (Brisbane) in Brisbane, Australia


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Do you have a passion for making a difference within the community by applying your professional expertise to deliver sustainable projects that leave a lasting impression? At Stantec we do just that, we design with community in mind.

We are seeking motivated individuals to step into the exciting and challenging role of Civil-Water Engineer for our water infrastructure projects based in our Brisbane and Gold Coast offices. Our projects span the lifecycle of project delivery from feasibility studies through to detailed design packages for construction. We always search for and deliver innovation and value to our clients in what we do.

Our long-term forward workload is focused on water supply and sewerage schemes with key water authorities in South-East Queensland.

The Opportunity

• Join a team that works on water infrastructure projects, not only locally, but across Australia and the wider Asia Pacific region.

• Perform civil engineering tasks as lead engineer which may include engineering drawings, calculations, reports, design criteria, to support our water infrastructure projects.

• Assist with developing and managing the project scope including cost estimates, budget, staffing and schedule.

• Work collaboratively with our local clients and colleagues across SEQ, Australia and the wider Asia pacific business.

• Partner with a diverse client base from local government, industry and private development.

About you

• Bachelor of Engineering in Civil or Environmental Engineering or equivalent, with a minimum of 7-10 years professional experience in the consulting or engineering industry.

• Strong technical experience in potable water supply, gravity and pumped sewerage systems, and recycled water networks.

• Experience in water and wastewater treatment plants for regional and urban water authorities desirable but not essential.

• Expertise with dealing with a range of clients and stakeholders including local authorities, government bodies and commercial companies.

• Strong ability to prioritize workloads whilst maintaining strong and trusting work relationships with our clients and colleagues both locally and across the broader Stantec team.

• Chartership/ RPEQ or working towards is highly regarded.

The benefits we bring to you

One differentiator of Stantec is our emphasis on professional and personal development and our desire to help you achieve your career goals. We also have a culture of delivering as a team and being part of a local and wider Stantec family.

• Flexible Working Arrangements including purchasing up to 4 weeks additional leave and provision for school term contracts.

• 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

• Income Continuance Insurance (ICI)

• Service Recognition Awards

• Employee Assistance Program


Civil Engineer - Water Infrastructure (Brisbane)


• BE Civil, Environmental or Mechanical Engineering or equivalent, plus 5 to 15 years professional experience in the consulting or engineering industry.

Employment Type: Full-Time

Job Type: Regular

Job Category: Civil Engineering

About Stantec:

We’re active members of the communities we serve. That’s why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring water, transport and infrastructure projects to life. Our work as architects, engineers, and consultants from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning is built on a nearly 200-year history. 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.

Location :

Australia-Queensland Brisbane, Australia-Queensland Gold Coast