Principal Drainage Engineer

Posted 11 August 2023
SalaryUp to $180K + Super
Job type Permanent
Sectors CGC CoverEngineering and Architecture

Job description

This leading employee owned, international consultancy, is seen as one of the best in the industry. It's within their transport team that they are looking to appoint a Principal Drainage Engineer.

The primary function of this role is to be an integral part of the drainage design from conception to completion on some of WA's major transport projects. Having previous experience on the full life cycle of projects a mentoring and technical expertise role will come natural to you.

The role - Principal Drainage Engineer
  • Lead drainage projects across our WA (and wider) business, support the wider Infrastructure team providing engineering designs for complex industry leading projects
  • Deliver and oversee hydraulic designs and hydrological assessments for a range of projects from concept stage to construction completion,
  • Develop relationships or strengthen existing relationships with key stakeholders to win and deliver work across Western Australia.
  • Have a confident understanding of Australian standards and regulations, including liaison with local Authorities.
  • Help develop, mentor and coach team members
About you 
  • 10+ years in the design and delivery of drainage and/or waterways, with demonstrated Western Australian Drainage and Waterways knowledge, or the ability to demonstrate other relevant and applicable knowledge that can be applied in WA.
  • Experience in following software packages:12d, Open Roads Drainage, Drains, Tuflow, HECRAS 1d & 2d - will be highly regarded, with an attitude to further develop 
The employee owned company, value that each team member brings something different. They are looking for someone who has a broad range of experiences throughout their career and can demonstrate how they have worked as part of a team to bring ideas to life.

For more information or for a confidential discussion, please contact Shelley Stone on 0456671188 or email your resume and covering letter to

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