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NSW Government

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Job Posted: 08/11/2017

Job Category:

Legal / Civil

Job description:

• High profile government agency
• 2 X Ongoing roles based in Sydney
• Grade 3/4, Salary package up to $83,665

Public Works Advisory is a business unit of the Property and Advisory Group, a division of the Department of Finance, Services and Innovation. Public Works Advisory provides a broad range of infrastructure advisory, procurement, project management and engineering services across NSW, assisting local and state government clients to plan, develop, deliver, manage, operate and maintain critical infrastructure.

PWA is seeking two Engineers with the ability to provide sound engineering and technical advice to team members within technical engineering service lines and projects.

In this role you will actively participate in engineering project teams and undertake a number of tasks under the guidance of more experienced engineers. You will be expected to be committed to assisting them in the delivery of high quality projects and technical services.

To be successful in this role you will have demonstrated post-graduate experience as an engineer. You will have demonstrated experience in supporting water and wastewater projects or similar, for multiple clients. Innovative solutions are encouraged so as to deliver best value outcomes to the communities of NSW.

To be considered for this position it is essential that you hold an appropriate engineering degree in civil or environmental engineering, or in an allied professional engineering field, eligibility for membership of relevant professional associations and hold a valid NSW drivers licence.

Join us: This is a unique and exciting opportunity to be part of our PWA team that supports innovation and initiative in the delivery of quality project outcomes for government that positively impact on the community.

Learn more: Please review the Role Description and visit us at For enquiries regarding this position, please contact Graham Attenborough, Director Infrastructure Services, 02 9372 7073

Talent Pool: If the selection panel identifies more than one suitable candidate for the role, a talent pool may be created from which suitable candidates may be chosen and directly offered employment in other similar roles (ongoing or temporary) in the near future.

Salary: Salary package up to $83,665. Package includes a base salary ($68,929 – $75,476) and employer’s contribution to superannuation.

Job Status: Ongoing

Closing date: Wednesday 22 November 2017 Your application should include a covering letter maximum two pages and an up-to-date resume of no more than five pages which clearly details your skills and experience as relevant to this position. Please note: online pre-screen questions are attached to all initial applications. Shortlisted applicants will be required to complete online psychometric testing. There are no selection criteria to be addressed, however please provide a response to the following targeted questions:

Question 1: Provide an example that demonstrates your post-graduate engineering experience, in supporting a technical and/or project team.

Question 2: Provide an example of your experience with a water and waste infrastructure project, or your understanding of what needs to be considered when building this type of infrastructure.

Apply now: at I work for NSW Should you encounter any technical problems, please contact their helpdesk 1800 562 679. If you require any assistance with technology, visual/hearing aides or location access for the interview process, please indicate within your application or contact the DFSI Recruitment team.

Job reference: 00005PEL

The Department of Finance & Services is an EEO employer and welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from diverse cultures and people with a disability. At DFSI, we endeavour to make roles flexible. While these roles are advertised as full time, we will consider requests to undertake flexible work arrangements including on a part-time or job share basis.