Senior Drainage Engineer

Storm water Design Engineer
Western Sydney council seeking Storm water Design Engineer for a 12-month contract.

Your new company
Located in the Western Sydney Suburbs, this Local Government Council is seeking a Storm water Design Engineer for a 12-month contract.
Your new role
As a Senior Drainage Engineer, you can expect to carry out the following:

Assess storm water and flooding development applications to ensure they meet councils’ requirements, professional engineering standards and are of high quality.
Complete and review relevant drainage and flood models
Provide technical to ensure compliance with council’s relevant policies, technical standards, and the NSW Floodplain Development Manual.
Liaise with and advise developers, architects, planners, engineers, designers, government agencies etc. with regards to engineering storm water information and clarifying Councils requirements in accordance with Councils storm water and integrated water management requirements and Engineering Guide for Development.
What you'll need to succeed

  • Degree in Civil Engineering or related field
  • Minimum 5 years post-graduate experience in the survey, investigation and design of storm water drainage infrastructure and estimates
  • Understanding of water sensitive urban design, particularly with Bio-retention systems and detention basins
  • Previous Council/ State Government Exposure
  • Previous Experience in assessing drainage & flooding development applications in a local government context.
  • Demonstrated computer literacy and suitable design experience with water engineering applications such as DRAINS, HEC-RAS, RAFTS, MIKEII, TUFLOW,WaterRIDE,MUSIC
  • GIS Packages
  • Microsoft Office
  • 12 D
What you'll get in return

  • 12-month contract (with possibility of extension)
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Supportive managerial structure

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Alexander Dunbar on #02-9250 8043 or Email

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Sydney (Blacktown)
Alexander Dunbar