IBL - Technical Officer

$59,304 yearly
  • Maroondah City Council
  • Ringwood VIC 3134, Australia
  • Dec 28, 2020
Contractor/Temp Engineering, Architecture, and Construction

Job Description

  • Maximum Term Contract - Full Time (12 month placement)
  • January/February 2021 start
  • Salary: $59,304 pa + super + 19 day month
  • Location: Ringwood

Maroondah City Council has an exciting opportunity for a student working towards their Civil Engineering degree to join its Traffic Engineering team for a 12 month work placement.

The successful candidate will be mentored and trained on traffic engineering fundamentals, as well as exposure to other engineering disciplines and professional development opportunities.

You will be responsible for undertaking traffic and transportation investigations, assessment of permit applications, providing advice on town planning applications and assist the Team Leader Traffic and Transportation Engineering in support of Council’s overall objective, priorities and service standards.

The position also offers the experience required to graduate for courses that have an industry based learning hurdle requirement, however, you will need to undertake your own enquiries to confirm the exact requirements with your tertiary institution.

You will:

Assess and administer traffic engineering related permits and approvals such as traffic management plan approvals, heavy vehicle assessments and other traffic engineering related permits and approvals

  • Carry out investigations into traffic and transportation engineering issues and prepare recommendations and correspondence as required.
  • Undertake traffic and transport planning engineering assessments of planning applications under the Maroondah Planning Scheme.
  • Assist the Team Leader Traffic and Transportation Engineering with the development of the function’s operational and capital construction programs, such as Local Area Traffic Management, and prepare concept designs, budget estimates, scoping reports for traffic and transportation works and other projects (supported by external consultants as required).
  • Provide traffic and transportation engineering support to the Engineering Services team.

You will be required to have:

  • Be enrolled in an Engineering (Civil) degree or equivalent qualification and have completed at least 2 years of your studies.
  • A valid driver’s license (probationary or full).
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • The ability to work independently without supervision when required.
  • The ability to work effectively in a team.

As part of our selection process you may be required to have pre-employment checks. (Psychometric Assessment, Medical, CrimCheck and Working with Children Check).

To apply online please visit our Careers @ Maroondah www.maroondah.vic.gov.au

For further information please call Marvin Chen, Team Leader Traffic and Transportation Engineering on Tel: 9298 4426.

Closing Date: Sunday 17 January 2021

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Job Closing Date

Jan 17, 2021