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Applications close at 12noon on Tuesday, 1 February 2022.

Senior Design and Compliance Engineer

Permanent Full Time

About your opportunity

Applications are sought for an experienced, qualified and highly skilled Senior Design and Compliance Engineer to provide support through effective and efficient implementation of Council’s engineering infrastructure design services.

Reporting to the Engineering and Strategic Projects Manager, the Senior Design and Compliance Engineer is responsible for the investigation of customer requests, review the compliance of planning and building permit applications, undertake designing of roads and stormwater systems and the provision of technical advice. The role includes the creation of long term works programs and strategies, and various ad-hoc tasks.

Relevant tertiary qualifications in Civil Engineering and demonstrable experience in engineering surveying and designing civil infrastructures is necessary along with a current Police Check (within last six months).

What we can offer

Forget about long commutes.  We offer work life balance with the mighty Murray River, nature and great activities right on your doorstep.  Enjoy the rural lifestyle and be welcomed by a friendly community. Join a workplace that is innovative and forward thinking.

This permanent full time position attracts $102,494 per annum. In addition, superannuation is paid at 12%.

About your environment

Swan Hill is a bustling provincial centre just three and a half hours from Melbourne and five and a half hours from Adelaide.

Located on the banks of the Murray River, our region offers a relaxed lifestyle, scenic views but with all the features you expect from the city.

Swan Hill is home to three major supermarkets; national retail stores; a diverse range of award winning restaurants and cafes; a wide variety of retail stores; gyms and sporting clubs; and is home to the iconic Pioneer Settlement and world class Heartbeat of the Murray laser light show, our region boasts a variety of tourism and recreational experiences.

Our community is proud, welcoming, and with more than 40 nationalities represented, offers a diverse and culture-rich experience.

To learn more about Swan Hill please visit Dream Swan Hill and the Swan Hill New Residents Guide.

Applications close

Applications close at 12noon on Tuesday, 1 February 2022. It is anticipated that interviews will be held on Thursday, Tuesday, 8 February 2022.

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