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Stantec Civil Project Engineer 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:

Our established Sydney Civil team is looking for an experienced Civil Project Engineer with knowledge within the Urban Development & Land Development sector to join us on a permanent basis. This role will see you leading the delivery of projects within urban development, land development, building services and transport sectors. This role will be client-facing, and include the management of a team of drafters, designers and engineers. The role will also entail business development with the intent to develop client relationships and grow the team

Successful applicants will have a strong technical design background and management and project delivery skills.

Successful candidates will be developed in a professional and personal sense and provided with an opportunity to forge a challenging and rewarding career path in a successful consultancy.

Day to day tasks would involve:

• Leading a team of drafters, designers and engineers including resourcing, quality assurance and technical leadership

• Managing project resourcing requirements and delegating to your team members

• Business development including marketing and building client relationships

• Communicating and coordinating with clients, stakeholders and project teams

• Attending and participating in project meetings

• Managing client service expectations and commitments for your projects

• Compiling and coordinating fee proposals

• Financial and Technical Project QA

To be successful for this role you'll need:

• 7+ years experience in buildings, urban development, transport and land development would be preferable

• CPEng/NER Civil Engineer preferable

• Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)

• Well-established in the Sydney market with existing client relationships

• Good communication and interpersonal skills

• Ability to prioritise workloads to meet deadlines

• Ability to use initiative and think outside the box

• Positive, can-do attitude

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 Project Engineer


• CPEng/NER Civil Engineer preferable

• Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)

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. We believe growing a great design company happens from the inside out. We look for people who are drawn to use every talent they possess, plus creativity, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary.

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 350 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, energy and resources, environmental, 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. Redefine your personal best. Join us!

Location :

Australia-New South Wales Sydney




New South Wales