Principal Civil Engineer - Roads - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee


Title: Principal Civil Engineer - Roads

Location: AU-QLD-Brisbane

Job Number: 1075743


has a fantastic opportunity for a

Principal Civil Engineer

who is looking to progress their career by taking on the responsibility of

Discipline Manager .

This role will form an integral part of KBR's Design & Construct project delivery team, and is an excellent opportunity for career development within a multi-disciplinary Engineering Consultancy.

In support of our newly established growth strategy, our Brisbane team is seeking the services of a Principal Civil Engineer with technical design delivery experience, who is looking to progress in a Discipline Manager position.

The role is accountable for the

leadership, health, and safety, strategic planning and execution, day to day

operational management and development of the Civil Design & Construct team and will be responsible for



in relevant external

forums and business development activities.

What you will be

involved with

Variety is the key

component of this role. Whilst primarily focused on our Civil Roads area and

‘Design and Construct’ (D&C) TMR projects you could be involved in other

parts of the business and work sharing with other states.

Reporting to the

Operations Manager, Engineering & Construction – Australia (OM), your scope will include, but not be limited to:


Form and nurture industry/market relationships to maximise repeat

business from existing clients


Provide technical expertise, mentoring and support to the civil/road

engineering team.


Supervise project staff and review deliverables to ensure compliance

with technical and quality assurance standards


Work independently to complete the planning, design and execution of

projects that meet or exceed client expectations


Assist and support the development of new business opportunities,

including responsibility for preparation of project proposals.


Work with D&C contractors providing technical input into major bids


Work with joint venture (JV) partners and D&C contractors delivering

quality technical/engineering outcomes for projects


Mentoring and developing less experienced engineers



Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) or equivalent


A minimum of 15 years relevant experience in delivering major

infrastructure road projects (Design Manager role/s inclusive).


RPEQ, CPEng desirable


A strong technical design ability coupled with solid experience in a

D&C environment


Demonstrated understanding of TMR’s requirements and a track record

delivering design to their standards


Working knowledge of commercial arrangements and relationships


Strong practical knowledge of and commitment to health and safety


Previous experience in team management


We are a proud

professional services company at the forefront of Australian Infrastructure.

KBR offers a competitive lifestyle and remuneration package that include

family-friendly work hours and an optional rostered Friday off every four


If while continuing to

build your skills and career you want to be part of the challenge of taking the

business to the next level for the benefit of the wider Australian community,

sharing the journey with a team committed to delivering the best outcomes and

working in a place that value your contributions, then you should consider KBR

for your next career move.

Sound like you? We would love to hear from you.

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