Senior Civil Asset Engineer

Wollongong City Council Full Time Permanent 12/01/2022

Wollongong is a vibrant, diverse city, situated on one of Australia's most picturesque coastlines. Regarded as Australia's most liveable regional city, Wollongong offers a relaxed, coastal lifestyle with all the benefits of a major city.

Wollongong City Council is committed to the principles of employment equity and diversity and encourages applications from people of all ages, abilities and backgrounds in both traditional and non-traditional roles.

Permanent | Full Time
Remuneration package from $111,359 up to $129,236 per annum
inclusive of superannuation, a 3.5% civil liability allowance
AND an operational motor vehicle under lease back arrangement.
(Depending upon qualifications and experience)
Recruitment No 22002

We are investing in our largest ever capital and maintenance works program and our infrastructure assets assist our City to become the great place it is to live, visit and undertake business. We are now looking for a Senior Civil Asset Engineer to join our team! The Civil Asset Management Unit are a team of experts who use best practice asset management principles to lead the management of civil assets (including stormwater and transport) across the Local Government Area.

Our key priorities are:

  1. Civil asset accounting including capitalisation and revaluation of asset
  2. Asset Management Planning
  3. Programming maintenance works and issuing scope of works for delivery

What's in it for you?

This is a genuine opportunity for you to use and expand your asset management skills and experience by contributing to a large and diverse civil asset portfolio that ensures our assets are to a standard that supports Wollongong to be a vibrant and connected city. You will broaden your understanding of the role Local Government plays in our community. You will also work with a friendly and professional team who are values-led and committed to collaborating with the community and across a range of Council services and teams to deliver quality outcomes and an Extraordinary Wollongong. For our team, a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone belongs in the foundation for great work. We also support and encourage personal and professional growth, recognise and reward performance and embrace change.

How to Apply:

For further information regarding this position please contact Isabelle Ghetti, Traffic Asset + Stormwater Manager on (02) 4227 7477.

For any questions regarding submitting the application online please contact the Recruitment team on 4227 7065.

Applications close 11:59pm Monday 31 January 2022.

We are adhering to NSW Public Health Guidelines with regard to COVID19. As such this recruitment action will be conducted in line with public health orders eg potentially online interviews.

Suitable candidates may be placed on an eligibility list for future opportunities in the team, which may include part time, temporary and or relief roles.

Applicants are required to undergo a rigorous employment screening process which will include Reference, Identity and Medical History Checks, and may also include a Criminal History and Working with Children Check. Employment is subject to clearance of all these checks.