Permanent Full Time
Professional - Intermediate
Wollongong Region - Wollongong, NSW 2500 AU (Primary)
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
Northrop Consulting Engineers is an employee owned, multi-discipline consultancy that has been established for over 40 years. We have an open management structure that embodies a diverse, inclusive and flexible workforce for all our employees.
We currently employ over 400+ team members across eight offices in NSW, ACT, QLD, and VIC. We are essentially a people business that grows by creating opportunities for our people to help build the business and their career. When you join Northrop, you join a company that will support you to excel both professionally and personally
As our Wollongong Civil Engineering team continues to experience growth, we are now in need of an experienced Civil Engineer to join our team. This position presents an opportunity for career growth and increased responsibility, where you will play a key role in delivering various road and land development projects. As part of our growing team, you will play a key role in managing projects and delivery of engineering investigation, assessment, and design and construction management documentation across a range of sectors.
Our team delivers various types of technically challenging projects across urban renewal / development and municipal infrastructure (earthworks, storm water, sewer, water, pavements and road design, among others).
As part of our growing team, your strong hands-on skills for design of roads, bulk earthworks and drainage will be complemented by the ability to effectively manage and communicate project requirements. To succeed in this role, you will be experienced in multi-discipline project delivery, utilising a variety of civil design packages.
A strong attraction of Northrop is the ability to set your own agenda and act upon your own strategic thinking. In addition to autonomy, you will have the support and guidance of being part of a wider inter-regional multi-disciplinary team. Joining an industry-leading team, you will have the opportunity to take the next step in your career and develop to your full potential, alongside owners of the business.
We are looking for someone who wants to take control of their career and is able to successfully operate in a highly autonomous, yet supportive, environment. This is a unique role and opportunity, and is not for everyone.
Applications are sought from candidates with the following attributes:
3-5 years of proven local experience as a competent consulting engineer, with experience in preparing detailed design and documentation of roads, intersections, pavements, earthworks and stormwater drainage.
The ability to manage multiple projects and goals at the same time, whilst working autonomously
Tertiary Qualifications in Civil Engineering
Understanding of local government regulatory frameworks and statuary compliance requirements
Experience with civil design packages, 12D Model, AutoCAD, Drains, Music and HEC RAS.
Excellent communication skills - able to speak and write clearly, concisely, and compellingly in managing external consultants and other stakeholders
Creative problem solving skills to continually finds ways to overcome challenges and obstacles
Strong team ethic to work collaboratively across functional groups
In return, you will have the opportunity to take the next step in your career and reach your full potential, alongside owners of the business.
If you are ready to advance to the next stage of your career, please click the ‘Apply’ button to complete your application. To arrange a confidential conversation regarding this opportunity, please contact our Recruitment & Talent Consultant Tina Griffiths at 02 9241 4188
Northrop is an equal opportunity employer.
***No agencies please. Applications are sought from direct candidates only.