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Graduate Engineer

Advertiser: Town of Port HedlandMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
20 Nov 2020
Location
Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Engineering, Civil/Structural Engineering

$93,308.90 per annum (including Port Hedland Allowance)

  • Fixed-Term 2 Year contract.
  • Exposure to exciting and diverse projects
  • Career opportunity without the stress and commute of the city
  • Opportunity to gain valuable industry experience
  • Housing provided

Town of Port Hedland have an exciting opportunity for a hands on Engineering Graduate looking to kick start their career! As a graduate, you will have the opportunity to join a team working on Project planning and design, road and storm water drainage design, building construction, and gain skills in a relevant program. This position will complete duties under the direct supervision of the Project Manager, and will receive ongoing guidance and support in the application of tasks.

We are working off of a vision, but in order to make it a reality, we need a team which is eager to build an experience that will make great contributions to our projects, positive culture, and we are in need of a motivated graduate to join our team.

The Role and Responsibilities

Reporting to the Project Manager, the successful applicant will be responsible for providing engineering support across the Engineering Services team, including; asset management, capital works, project planning, design and investigations.

  • To take proactive role in project development, implementation and execution processes
  • To assist with the facilitation of project administration including investigations, feasibility studies, grant application and acquittals, tender processes and progress reports as required
  • Research and prepare reports and recommendations on Engineering projects
  • Ongoing compliance with the Town’s Safety Management System and audit programs in line with the relevant Occupational Health and Safety Act, Regulations, Codes of Practice, Health and Safety Policies and Procedure

 Position Requirements

The preferred applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol assessment to be considered for the role, as well as possess:

  • Degree qualification in Civil Engineering or relevant field
  • A basic understanding of technical design and construction drawings
  • Highly developed written and verbal communication skills
  • C Class Driver’s Licence
  • Blue/White Construction Safety Card

What the Town of Port Hedland Offers:

In addition to the salary, our employees enjoy a range of benefits which include:

  • Six weeks annual leave plus 17.5% leave loading
  • Wellness program includes discounted gym membership and pool membership
  • Superannuation co-contribution scheme
  • Training and professional development opportunities
  • Generous paid parental leave
  • Family oriented and lifestyle supportive working conditions  

 How to Apply

Applicants are encouraged to apply online at www.porthedland.wa.gov.au/employment

If you are unable to apply online, please forward your application documents to Human Resources, Attention “Confidential Advertised Vacancy” either by:

Post:   PO Box 41, Port Hedland WA 6721

Hand:  Civic Centre, McGregor Street, Port Hedland WA 6721  

Your application should include a comprehensive letter detailing how your experience meets the essential and desirable experience listed on the Position Description and how your experience will enable you to execute the accountabilities as listed. Applicants who do not address selection criteria may not be considered in the first round of shortlisting. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure their application is received in full prior to the closing date and time.

For more information on the Town or to obtain a copy of the position description please visit Town of Port Hedland website. Should further information be required please contact Peter Chandler Manager Infrastructure Projects and Assets, Infrastructure Services on 08 9158 9747.

Applications close 4:00pm, Friday 04 December 2020. Late applications will not be accepted.

The Town of Port Hedland is Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to eliminating all forms of discrimination. We embrace diversity and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

 

 

The Town of Port Hedland is committed to eliminating all forms of discrimination. We embrace diversity and strongly encourage applicants from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities

$93,308.90 per annum (including Port Hedland Allowance)

  • Fixed-Term 2 Year contract.
  • Exposure to exciting and diverse projects
  • Career opportunity without the stress and commute of the city
  • Opportunity to gain valuable industry experience
  • Housing provided

Town of Port Hedland have an exciting opportunity for a hands on Engineering Graduate looking to kick start their career! As a graduate, you will have the opportunity to join a team working on Project planning and design, road and storm water drainage design, building construction, and gain skills in a relevant program. This position will complete duties under the direct supervision of the Project Manager, and will receive ongoing guidance and support in the application of tasks.

We are working off of a vision, but in order to make it a reality, we need a team which is eager to build an experience that will make great contributions to our projects, positive culture, and we are in need of a motivated graduate to join our team.

The Role and Responsibilities

Reporting to the Project Manager, the successful applicant will be responsible for providing engineering support across the Engineering Services team, including; asset management, capital works, project planning, design and investigations.

  • To take proactive role in project development, implementation and execution processes
  • To assist with the facilitation of project administration including investigations, feasibility studies, grant application and acquittals, tender processes and progress reports as required
  • Research and prepare reports and recommendations on Engineering projects
  • Ongoing compliance with the Town’s Safety Management System and audit programs in line with the relevant Occupational Health and Safety Act, Regulations, Codes of Practice, Health and Safety Policies and Procedure

 Position Requirements

The preferred applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol assessment to be considered for the role, as well as possess:

  • Degree qualification in Civil Engineering or relevant field
  • A basic understanding of technical design and construction drawings
  • Highly developed written and verbal communication skills
  • C Class Driver’s Licence
  • Blue/White Construction Safety Card

What the Town of Port Hedland Offers:

In addition to the salary, our employees enjoy a range of benefits which include:

  • Six weeks annual leave plus 17.5% leave loading
  • Wellness program includes discounted gym membership and pool membership
  • Superannuation co-contribution scheme
  • Training and professional development opportunities
  • Generous paid parental leave
  • Family oriented and lifestyle supportive working conditions  

 How to Apply

Applicants are encouraged to apply online at www.porthedland.wa.gov.au/employment

If you are unable to apply online, please forward your application documents to Human Resources, Attention “Confidential Advertised Vacancy” either by:

Post:   PO Box 41, Port Hedland WA 6721

Hand:  Civic Centre, McGregor Street, Port Hedland WA 6721  

Your application should include a comprehensive letter detailing how your experience meets the essential and desirable experience listed on the Position Description and how your experience will enable you to execute the accountabilities as listed. Applicants who do not address selection criteria may not be considered in the first round of shortlisting. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure their application is received in full prior to the closing date and time.

For more information on the Town or to obtain a copy of the position description please visit Town of Port Hedland website. Should further information be required please contact Peter Chandler Manager Infrastructure Projects and Assets, Infrastructure Services on 08 9158 9747.

Applications close 4:00pm, Friday 04 December 2020. Late applications will not be accepted.

The Town of Port Hedland is Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to eliminating all forms of discrimination. We embrace diversity and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

 

 

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