Senior Engineer (Civil / Structural)

Job Title: Senior Engineer (Civil / Structural)
Job Type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Gladstone, Queensland
Classification: Infrastructure Services
Client: Gladstone Regional Council
Reference: 1797
Job Published: 10 May 2022
Closing Date: 30 May 2022

Job Description

Senior Engineer (Civil / Structural) | Gladstone Regional Council

  • Work across a broad range of infrastructure projects
  • Make a lasting contribution to community
  • Competitive salary, 9-day fortnight and lifestyle benefits

The Senior Engineer will provide technical and consultative solutions for the construction and maintenance activities of both civil and structural minor and major projects within the civil construction and maintenance programs of Gladstone Regional Council.

A key focus of this position is to identify and design asset solutions that balance the whole of life costs to ensure maximum value can be obtained from Council structural and civil assets.


  • Complete investigations, option studies, concept designs, detail designs and technical specifications to required engineering standards.
  • Review and sign off design drawings and associated cost estimations and documentation.
  • Project manage external consultants and contractors to meet program deliverables.
  • Develop and implement techniques, work practices and procedures in the work area to achieve organisational goals and operational efficiency.

Success Profile:

  • Substantial experience in a similar role within private sector, Local Government or related entity.
  • Tertiary Civil Engineering qualifications.
  • RPEQ or the ability to gain over a short period.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Civil and Structural Engineering design software packages.
  • Structured, responsible, accountable and has a strong customer focus (internal and external).
  • Experience in the application of Engineering Design Guidelines, relevant acts and regulations, engineering guidelines and standards.

The Gladstone Region is a dynamic Central Queensland coastal region that provides an enviable lifestyle and economic stability for more than 63,000 residents. Gladstone Regional Council is committed to a dynamic, proud and diverse future for the Gladstone region that focuses on working together to balance the Region's lifestyle and opportunity.

How to Apply

Please download the
candidate information package to view the position description and selection criteria before submitting your application.

Applications close 5pm Monday 30 May 2022.