Position Details
Reference Number 10300
Position Title Project Engineer
Employment Type Fixed Term Full Time
Department Infrastructure & Projects Management
Location Local Government Admin - Corporate Centre
Enterprise Agreement Hobsons Bay City Council Enterprise Agreement - 38 - Band 6
Salary $82,841 - $90,294 (+9.5% super & RDO)
Hours per Week 38
Position Summary

Project Engineer - Civil Works

Fixed Term Full Time - 2 year contract

Band 6 - $82,841 - $90,294 (+9.5% super & RDO)


The Infrastructure and Projects department at Hobsons Bay City Council, seeks an experienced and qualified Project Engineer for a two year temporary contract to undertake various construction projects, investigations and project reporting as part of the Civil Projects team.


You will embrace and enjoy working collaboratively with the community providing excellent customer service and assistance to all our local residents and stakeholders. The successful candidate will contribute to the success of the Infrastructure and Projects department through teamwork and effective performance of the responsibilities and duties of the position. Key responsibilities include:

  • Supervision of civil developments under construction
  • Conduct engineering land surveys and undertake engineering designs using Computer Aided Design software
  • Ensure engineering designs for developments and subdivisions submitted to council are implemented and follows in accordance with Council’s standards
  • Provide support and guidance to internal and external stakeholders
  • Deliver and manage projects

You will hold a degree in Civil Engineering, with a demonstrated ability to consult the community and take a lead role in a range of construction projects. 

For further information please contact Edwin Dearham, Manager Infrastructure and Projects on 9932 1000.


A copy of the position description can be obtained by using the download feature below or by contacting our Customer Service team on 9932 1000.

Applications must include a statement addressing the selection criteria and close Sunday 29 October 2017.

Please submit your application either by submitting online or posting to:

HR Recruitment
Hobsons Bay City Council
PO Box 21

An automated email will be sent upon receipt of your electronic application. Please re-submit your application if the auto reply has not been received or call (03) 9932 1092 if you are experiencing difficulty.

Hobsons Bay City Council is committed to the principles of Equal Opportunity and workplace diversity. We encourage a diverse workforce reflective of our community to better meet the needs of our customers.

Your Career is our Success


Contact Person Edwin Dearham
Contact Number
Closing Date 29/10/2017
Position Description
Project Engineer Civil Works - Band 6 - MTFT - Oct 2017.doc Open
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