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Design Engineer

About the opportunity

An opportunity is now available for a qualified and highly experienced Design Engineer to undertake investigation, design and delivery of civil infrastructure projects including pre-construction and construction services. This position will provide a computer aided design and drafting service for refurbishment and construction of civil infrastructure together with technical support to the Principal Engineer, Design & Project Management.

To find out more about your next career opportunity: Position Description


$99,804 - $114,775 per annum (inclusive of Market Premium, Civil Liabilities Allowance and Superannuation)


Council has a wide range of fabulous benefits available for staff including;

  • Full-time 35 hours per week 
  • Flexible work arrangements with a range of options to suit your needs 
  • 19 day month/RDO scheme
  • 11% superannuation
  • Generous leave entitlements including Long Service Leave after 5 years
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities including access to Council's Study Assistance program
  • Generous corporate fitness program for you and your immediate family members 
  • Free parking on-site
  • Fabulous location in the picturesque Hunter Valley!

This is a re-advertised position. Previous applicants need not apply.

Applications Close: Thursday 14 July 2022 at 11.30pm

Who to Contact: 

David Moloney, Director Works and Infrastructure on 02 4993 4377

How to Apply:

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Please complete the application form below and provide detailed responses to the questions which relate to the essential and desirable criteria within the role description, then upload a copy of your resume and cover letter. Your candidate suitability is determined by your responses to the selection criteria, for more information on how to address the selection criteria please visit our How to apply page.

Pre-Employment Screening:

Please note, prior to an offer of employment being made, recommended candidates will be required to undertake a medical assessment (including drug and alcohol testing). Council may also complete a range of other pre-employment checks, such as references, employment history checks, working with children checks or a criminal record check.

Guided by staff values of integrity, respect, teamwork, accountability and excellence, Cessnock City Council is indeed an attractive, thriving Council and employer of choice.



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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Engineering, Engineering Aerospace Aeronautical, Engineering Chemical

  • Locations:

    New South Wales,

  • Closing Date:14th Jul 2022, 12:00 am


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