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Civil Graduate Engineer

Advertiser: Westera Partners4.5 out of 54.5 overall rating (6 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
4 Feb 2021
Sunshine Coast
Work Type
Full Time
Engineering, Civil/Structural Engineering

About Westera Partners

Westera Partners Pty Ltd (Westera) is one of South East Queensland’s most respected Consulting Engineering firms. The business commenced operations on the Gold Coast, expanding to Brisbane, Northern NSW and the Sunshine Coast. With expertise in Structural, Civil and Environmental Engineering the business has an enviable reputation for delivering superior quality consulting engineering services.  The team is young, passionate, ambitious and carries a wealth of experience in the following fields of civil engineering;

  • Land Subdivisions
  • Local Government Infrastructure Planning & Design
  • Master Urban Projects Feasibility
  • Aged Care, Child Care and Education Facilities
  • Commercial & Industrial Developments
  • Multi-Residential Apartments
  • Residential Townhouses
  • Flood Modelling
  • Stormwater Management
  • Water Sensitive Urban Design
  • Erosion & Sediment Control
  • Civil Construction Phase Contract Administration

About the role

We are currently looking for a local Graduate Civil Engineer to join our team. The role will be based in our Sunshine Coast office located in Maroochydore. 

In this role you will work as an integral part of a project team producing detailed design and engineering documentation.  Your focus will be to deliver superior value that is both cost effective and on time to our high quality client base throughout the region.  You will be utilising your engineering skills, the latest programmes/tools, and be guided by your increasing knowledge of applicable standards and good design practices.

You will be delegated responsibilities and have clear performance criteria to guide your personal and professional career development and help with your success. 

Westera has an ISO Accredited Quality Management System. It is the responsibility of all team members to comply with this system and to contribute to the continuous business improvement. 

About you

This is an entry level role where the ideal candidate will have up to a maximum of 2 years’ work experience and a keen interest in growing their experience base in civil project work.  You will have a degree in engineering and work experience to demonstrate an understanding of all basic civil engineering principles, materials, good knowledge of civil design and applicable standards and codes.  You will have good computer skills and have familiarity with AutoCAD and 12d modelling software. 

You should have a personable approach and advanced communication skills. Your time management skills will see you capable to contribute to multiple projects simultaneously and achieve tight deadlines. In summary you should be dedicated, efficient, motivated, proactive and enthusiastic. 

Most importantly your passion to work as part of a civil engineering team providing designs and a service to our clients that is compliant, cost effective, value adding and creative will ensure your ongoing success and future development with Westera.  

This role may also suit a candidate who will complete their Degree in Engineering mid 2021, as the Company may consider for the right applicant commencing work part time and then moving into a full time position once studies have been completed. 

About the benefits

This is a varied and fast-paced position. Westera works on a variety of challenging and stimulating projects. You will love being able to find innovative solutions for clients and seeing your work being created.

Westera values professional growth of all employees. You will be offered mentoring and development opportunities to ensure you are supported in your career path. The business requires all employees participate in the annual performance and development cycle where employees are offered the opportunity to set their own development goals which include on the job training, learning from others and external training. 

The business offers an Associate Program, and there is an Employee Referral Program where you could be rewarded for referring your friend to their next job. 

Are you are looking to work in a high energy environment with a team of dedicated professionals who love what they do!

Don't miss this opportunity to make a difference and join a growing talented team in a well-respected Engineering Consultant firm - Apply Now!

Local knowledge will be considered an advantage. Please no international applications or recruitment agency’s. 

Formal applications should reference GE-1C SC and include your current resume and cover letter. Please send to [link removed]. 

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a civil engineer?
  • Have you completed a qualification in engineering?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?

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