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Stantec Senior Civil Engineer in GEELONG, Australia

Senior Civil Engineer - ( 23000020 )


Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

We care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

About the role:

We are currently seeking a Senior Engineer to join our Community Development team to be based in either of our offices in Geelong or Ballarat. Working as part of our design team, you will collaborate with a multidisciplinary team of experienced engineers and drafters to deliver variety of infrastructure projects. You will work with a team who are passionate about the delivering solutions in all facets of urban, commercial, land development and civil infrastructure projects.

Day to day tasks would involve:

  • Civil engineering design and documentation for urban development, commercial, land development, transport and civil infrastructure projects.

  • Manage the design, planning and development phases of various projects.

  • Development of concept and detail designs for land subdivisions incorporating drainage, road, earthworks etc.

  • Oversee and manage projects to ensure work output is of a technically high standard and activities are commercially viable for the business.

  • Provide specialist technical input and advice into feasibility studies complex technical applications.


To be successful for this role you'll need:

  • Tertiary qualification in Civil Engineering combined with demonstrated 8 to 10 years’ experience within a consulting environment

  • Thorough knowledge of local and statutory requirements, legislation and Australian Standards

  • Water authority (MRWA) and VicRoads accreditation would be preferable

  • Strong interpersonal and supervision skills, broad communication and negotiation skills

  • Ability to work within a multi-disciplinary team and encourage collaboration

  • Commitment to self-improvement and continuing professional development

What we offer

Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing.

  • Flexible Working Arrangements including purchasing up to 4 weeks additional leave and provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part time employment.

  • Learning and Talent Development Programs including Global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning

  • Mentoring for your own development and the opportunity to mentor others

  • Professional Memberships

  • Salary Continuance Insurance (SCI)

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Programs

  • Service Recognition Awards

  • Employee Assistance Program

About us

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 350 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring water, transport and infrastructure projects to life. Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning is built on a nearly 200-year history. So, when we take on a project, we see the opportunity to make a lasting connection with the people and places where we live and work.

How to apply

If you are keen for a new opportunity and ready to make a difference, we welcome your interest in our team! Submit your application online including a CV and Cover Letter.

Notice to recruitment agencies : Please note that we do not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or recruitment agencies.

Primary Location : Australia-Victoria-Geelong

Other Locations : Australia-Victoria-Ballarat

Work Locations :

Geelong VIC

Organization : BC-3044 CommDev-AU Victoria

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : May 30, 2023, 10:21:46 PM

Req ID: 23000020

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans