Asset Engineer - Roads And Structural Assets


About the role: 
This is a fantastic opportunity for a Graduate Engineer to join a council on a 6 month contract as an Asset Engineer within the Roads and Structural Assets team. this role will involve assisting the Principal engineer in all day to day tasks. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • To review engineering design, drawing, report in relation to roads, footpaths and structural assets by comparing against relevant Australian Standards, RMS Specifications, Austroads guide, etc. and preparing comments and recommendations.
  • Undertake site inspections throughout City’s LGA for a range of civil infrastructure assets including roads, footpaths, kerb and gutter and structures including bridges, cliffs/retaining walls, stairs/steps/ramps and passageways.
  • Assist the team in reviewing various engineering design, drawing, report in relation to the above roads, footpaths and structural assets by comparing against relevant Australian Standards, RMS Specifications.
  • Assist the Principal Engineer in the development of future works programs and implementation of the City’s asset management strategies to ensure that the City’s civil assets perform to optimum service.
  • Assist the Principal Engineer in ensuring that civil infrastructure constructed by developers and others meet the City’s standards.
  • Undertake technical, risk management and condition investigations of civil assets to ensure conformance with appropriate asset management plans, policies and procedures.
  • Assist the Principal Engineer in ensuring that the City’s Corporate Asset Management System (CAMS), asset inventories, associated data, reports and recommendations are based on sound engineering practices and procedures.
  • Prepare feasibility assessments, concept designs, budgeting and prioritization for assets within the teams responsibility.
Key Skills Required: 
  • Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering.
  • Experience in road pavement analysis and design, visual assessment of civil assets, recognition of defects and their rectification requirements.
  • Experience in inspection, prioritization and developing maintenance and renewal programs for bridges, retaining walls, maritime assets and footway assets.
  • Experience in asset management techniques including, Asset Management Systems ,condition assessment and development of short and long term Asset Management Plans.
  • Class C drivers licence.
If you meet the above criteria and are looking for your next contract opportunity please apply via the appropriate link with a CV attached.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity please contact Paul Cullen on (02) 9376 8***.


Additional information
  • Position: Asset Engineer - Graduate
  • Pay Rate: $35 - $45 Per Hour + Super
  • 6 Month Contact - Possible extension