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Stantec Civil Engineer – Water Infrastructure (Sydney) in Sydney, Australia


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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:

One difference between Stantec and our competitors is that we have an emphasis on professional and personal development and will take steps to help you achieve your career goals. We also have a culture of delivering as a team and our Sydney office has a healthy and vibrant culture. At Stantec you will be backed by a Global company but delivering at a local level.

The Opportunity

• We are looking for driven individuals to join our water infrastructure team based in our Sydney office. We have a significant forward workload and have secured many of the regions interesting projects.

• You will be part of a dynamic team working closely with clients throughout the broader Sydney region to deliver projects whilst enjoying the Sydney lifestyle and diverse office culture.

• This is an exciting opportunity for a professional engineer with a proven track record of successfully delivering projects to work collaboratively with our clients and colleagues across Australia and the wider Asia pacific business. You will have a chance to work on projects from the initial investigation and concept design right through to completion of construction.

• You will join a team that works on water infrastructure projects, not only locally, but across Australia and the wider Asia Pacific region. You will work with a diverse client set from local government, industry and private development.

About you:

• Our preferred candidates for these opportunities will have proven technical experience in a broad range of water infrastructure projects of water supply and sewer networks, water and wastewater treatment plants, bulk water supply, and dams for regional and urban water authorities. The role will see you covering the upfront feasibility work through to concept & detailed design. You will have the technical support of our extensive design resources based in Australia and the wider Asia Pacific area).

• You will be experienced dealing with a range of clients and stakeholders including local authorities, government bodies and commercial companies.

• In this exciting position, your own self-management skills will be as important as your technical and project management ones. You will need to be able to prioritize workloads whilst maintaining strong and trusting working relationships with our Clients' and colleague's both locally and across the broader Stantec team.

• You will be able to work with remote teams to deliver projects to local clients.

• Flexibility is required as you could be asked to work from other offices at times including client secondments.

• Key requirements are a recognised Engineering qualification plus a minimum of 4 years professional experience in the consulting or engineering industry.

• Actively working towards chartership is required.

What we offer

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

• 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 (Sydney)


• A recognised Engineering qualification plus a minimum of 4 years professional experience in the consulting or engineering industry.

Employment Type: Full-Time

Job Type: Regular

Job Category: Civil Engineering

About Stantec:

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 350 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring water, transport and infrastructure projects to life. Our work 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-New South Wales Sydney




New South Wales