Full Time Employee
Title: Senior Civil Engineer- Water and Wastewater
Job Number: 1044052
KBR Adelaide delivers consulting services and Design & Construct projects in the water sector. This provides a very broad range of opportunities and experience for our team. We are currently working on investigations and designs for major water pipelines and sewer rehabilitation, mechanical and electrical pumping and treatment works upgrades, dams and retarding basins.
We are seeking a Civil Engineer with 7 plus years’ experience in the water sector, and previous experience working for SA Water and other water authorities. We are seeking a person with strong technical knowledge, who is able to lead detailed investigations and all stages of design development.
Some site experience in construction management and commissioning would be advantageous. Experience in delivering design services in a Design & Construct environment would also be an advantage.
Demonstrated practical knowledge in the use of hydraulic modelling software for infrastructure planning purposes (e.g. WaterGEMS, HAMMER, etc.)
Competence in undertaking and/or supervising concept and detailed design of a broad range of water and wastewater systems, including gravity and pressure pipelines, open channel flow, pumping systems and irrigation systems
Ability to lead a small project team to deliver one element (e.g. pipeline design) for a large multi-disciplinary project
Ability to lead a multi-disciplinary project team for a small to medium water or wastewater project
Ability to prepare and verify design calculations (including self-checking) using either manual methods or with the aid of computer programs
Ability to guide designers and drafters in the preparation of drawings and to undertake review of these drawings
Competence in preparing and reviewing reports and technical specifications
Ability to liaise with clients, statutory authorities and other consultants
Willingness to provide technical assistance and guidance to designers and less experienced engineers.
Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)
CPEng accreditation or evidence of likely attainment within the next 6 months
7 plus years’ experience within the water sector on investigations, design, and site engineering for capital projects
Knowledge of SA Water standards and practices strongly preferred
Ability to build relationships and maintain rapport with clients
Strong technical writing skills.
Benefits of KBR
KBR is committed to supporting the professional development of staff at every stage of their career through in-house training and structured career paths. We offer a competitive package of lifestyle benefits that includes family-friendly work hours. KBR is a quality assured equal opportunity employer.
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Job: Engineering/Technical – Civil
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