Company Overview: Client is a dynamic and growing small engineering consultancy based in Melbourne, dedicated to delivering innovative and sustainable engineering solutions across various sectors. We are seeking an experienced and motivated Principal Civil Engineer with a specialization in land development to join our team. If you possess a strong background in civil engineering, a passion for land development projects, and a desire to contribute to the growth of a forward-thinking consultancy, we invite you to apply and become a key member of our team.
Position Overview: As the Principal Civil Engineer specializing in land development, you will be responsible for leading and overseeing the design, planning, and execution of a range of land development projects. Leveraging your technical expertise, leadership skills, and industry knowledge, you will collaborate with internal teams, clients, and stakeholders to ensure the successful delivery of projects that meet the highest standards of quality, efficiency, and sustainability.
- Lead and manage the full lifecycle of land development projects, from concept to completion, ensuring all aspects of engineering design and construction are executed effectively.
- Provide technical direction, mentorship, and guidance to junior engineers and project teams.
Design and Planning:
- Utilize your expertise to develop and oversee the design of land development projects, including site layout, grading, drainage, utilities, and roadways.
- Ensure compliance with local regulations, codes, and industry standards.
- Cultivate strong client relationships and serve as the main point of contact for project-related communication.
- Collaborate with clients to understand their vision and goals, and translate these into comprehensive engineering solutions.
- Work closely with multidisciplinary teams, including planners, surveyors, and environmental specialists, to ensure integrated project outcomes.
- Stay informed about local and regional regulations and permits related to land development projects.
- Ensure projects adhere to relevant guidelines and obtain necessary approvals.
- Develop project budgets, timelines, and scopes, and monitor progress to ensure projects are delivered on schedule and within budget.
- Identify and mitigate project risks.
Innovation and Continuous Improvement:
- Stay updated on industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices to drive innovation in land development design and execution.
- Contribute to the development of engineering standards and practices within the consultancy.
- Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a related field; Master's degree preferred.
- CPEng, RPEQ/RPEV - Highly preferred
- 12+ years of experience in civil engineering, with a strong focus on land development projects.
- Proven track record of successfully leading and delivering land development projects.
- Strong proficiency in engineering software and design tools.
- Excellent communication, leadership, and interpersonal skills.
- Demonstrated ability to manage projects, teams, and client relationships.
- Thorough understanding of local regulations and industry standards related to land development.
Join our growing consultancy and play a pivotal role in shaping the future of land development projects in Melbourne. Apply today to be part of a collaborative and innovative team dedicated to delivering exceptional engineering solutions.