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Stantec Senior Civil Engineer - Water Infrastructure in PERTH, Australia

Senior Civil Engineer - Water Infrastructure - ( 240001OS )


Do you have a passion for making a difference within the community by applying your professional expertise to deliver sustainable projects that leave a lasting impression? At Stantec we do just that, we design with community in mind.

We are seeking motivated individuals to step into the exciting and challenging role of Senior Civil Engineer for our water infrastructure projects based in our Perth office. Our projects span the lifecycle of project delivery from feasibility studies through to detailed design packages for construction. We always search for and deliver innovation and value to our clients in what we do.

With a number of recent acquisitions, we are seeking talented Senior Civil Engineers to help consolidate our water capability and to continue to provide our valued clients with access to water specialists both locally and across our national team.

The Opportunity

  • Join a team that works on water infrastructure projects, not only locally, but across Australia and the wider Asia Pacific region.

  • Perform civil engineering tasks as lead engineer which may include engineering drawings, calculations, reports, design criteria, to support our water infrastructure projects.

  • Assist with developing and managing the project scope including cost estimates, budget, staffing and schedule.

  • Work collaboratively with our local clients and colleagues across WA, Australia and the wider Asia pacific business.

  • Partner with a diverse client base from local government, industry and private development.

About you

  • Bachelor of Engineering in Civil or Environmental Engineering or equivalent, with a minimum of 7-10 years professional experience in the consulting or engineering industry.

  • Strong technical experience in potable water supply, gravity and pumped sewerage systems, and recycled water networks.

  • Experience in water and wastewater treatment plants for regional and urban water authorities desirable but not essential.

  • Expertise with dealing with a range of clients and stakeholders including local authorities, government bodies and commercial companies.

  • Strong ability to prioritize workloads whilst maintaining strong and trusting work relationships with our clients and colleagues both locally and across the broader Stantec team.

  • Responsible for building and maintaining client relationships; developing business opportunities through your advocacy of our people, capability, and brand.

  • Chartership/ RPEQ or working towards is highly regarded.

Stantec offerings

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

  • Genuine Flexible Working Arrangements – Including work from home opportunities, provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part time employment.

  • Option to purchase up to 4 weeks additional leave.

  • 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

  • A friendly team environment, with dedicated and enthusiastic staff committed to producing high quality service and deliverables

  • A large break-out room with table tennis and pool table facilities

  • Professional Memberships

  • Salary Continuance Insurance (SCI)

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Programs

  • Service Recognition Awards

  • Employee Assistance Program


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering – Civil or Environmental Engineering or equivalent.

Primary Location : Australia-Western Australia-Perth

Organization : BC-3002 Water-AU Australia

Employee Status : Contract

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : May 19, 2024, 4:23:10 PM

Req ID: 240001OS

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