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Design Engineer

Are you looking for a rewarding career? Then join the team and make a difference to your community. Griffith City Council offers the chance to work in a stable and secure environment while providing excellent opportunities to develop your skills and career potential.

Griffith is one of the most vibrant regional economies in Australia with a large export sector and mature and developing enterprises in value-added food & wine production, retail, residential and industrial development, tourism and agriculture. The city boasts a cosmopolitan lifestyle that has a young & diverse multi-cultural population with authentic cafes and the region’s renowned wine producers. Griffith City Council is proactive and energetic and passionate about creating ongoing opportunities for our growing population.

Council is seeking applications from enthusiastic motivated individuals for the following position.


The Design Engineer will prepare construction plans for various Council’s civil works whilst providing a professional, high quality, effective, yet functional standard of design for projects undertaken with due recognition of codes, standards and adopted guidelines.

Qualifications: The successful applicant will require tertiary Engineering qualifications or demonstrated experience at an appropriate level to competently carry out the key tasks as listed in the position description. Please include copies of all relevant licences and qualifications with your application.

Hours of work: 35 hours per week. 

Salary and conditions: Commencement weekly salary $1,386.37 (Grade 15) plus 3.5% Civil Liabilities Allowance and Superannuation. Rostered day off once a month.

Special conditions: Only those with current rights to work in Australia may apply.

Applications close: 4.00pm, Friday 12 May 2017

If you have any questions about the role please contact Joe Rizzo on (02) 6962 8100

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