Applications close 10/01/2021
We are building a safe and inclusive culture where our people are empowered to deliver their best work. Embracing innovation and change, we continually deliver richer and higher quality services to a vibrant, diverse and iconic municipality. We are passionate and energetic, working as one team to build a healthy, prosperous and sustainable community. Progress is important to us, and we and make it a priority to invest in our people’s wellbeing, growth and development.
As a Senior Transport Engineer, you’ll not only will you have the opportunity to work on diverse and challenging projects which will broaden your skill set but you will also act as a mentor and leader to your colleagues.
You will have experience in assessing all aspects of the planning and delivery of road safety, traffic management and car park projects with the ability to effectively communicate the requirements of council to contractors and clients.
You will also be responsible for asset management responsibilities of Council’s parking and traffic assets including commercial car parks, pay and display car parks, off-street parking and speed and volume database. Additionally you will coordinate and undertake investigations and make operational management recommendations whilst assisting with internal referrals.
To be successful you will possess significant experience in Transport Engineering in conjunction with well-developed program scheduling skills in planning and organising the workload of the Unit.
Additionally you will have demonstrated leadership and staff management experience including the ability to guide, support and deliver on all transport, traffic and parking projects and strong financial and budgeting skills.
City of Stonnington is a child safe and equal opportunity employer committed to an equitable, diverse and socially inclusive work environment and a positive, barrier-free recruitment process. We actively encourage applicants from an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage, people living with disability, LGBTIQ+ and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to explore the opportunity of a career at the City of Stonnington. If you have any support or access requirements, or would like to speak to someone about employment or an alternative processes, please contact Council’s Talent Acquisition team on 8290 1333.
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Submitting your application
We are no longer using Position Descriptions or Key Selection Criteria. Please use your cover letter to demonstrate to us that you can ‘deliver’ the aspects of the role and that you have got what is needed to ‘thrive’. These are the top two sections in the Success Profile below. You do not need to have a heading of each point or address each point individually. Recommended no more than 2 pages for your cover letter.
If you have any support or access requirements, or would like to discuss an alternative application process please contact a member of the Talent Acquisition Team 8290 1333.
To be eligible to apply for this position you must have an appropriate Australian or New Zealand work visa.
For further information on how to apply contact the Council’s Recruitment Officer on Ph: 03 8290 1333.
For position related queries, please contact Ian McLauchlan on Ph: 82902005
Senior Transport Engineer (Projects) - Success Profile .pdf
The Inherent Requirements for this position can be found here. Please note this document must be read prior to applying for the vacancy.
Inherent Requirements - Inherent Requirements - Office
City of Stonnington has a Workplace Adjustments Policy. Please contact Council’s Talent Acquisition Team on 82980 1333 for a copy