Jacobs Lead Roads & Highways Designer in North Sydney, Australia
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An opportunity now exists for a Lead Roads & Highways Designer. This role is responsible for providing management and oversight of the Roads & Highways (R&H) geometric design team, including the review of design output, as well as contributing to the delivery of major projects. The Lead Designer will set clear direction for a diverse team of designers working across a range of geometric road design software, including 12d, MX, OpenRoads and Civil 3D. Furthermore, the Lead Designer is also responsible for maintaining the design standards, design software design libraries and reference designs.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Current knowledge of geometric modelling methods, applicable codes (AustRoads in particular) and specifications associated with road and highway infrastructure projects
Understanding of Transport for NSW/RMS and AustRoads design standards, including geometric design, barrier design, pavement and line marking design
Working understanding of design and drafting software packages including but not limited to AutoCAD, MX, OpenRoads, 12d, Civil 3D and Mircrostation
Strong communication (written and oral) skills; and
A desire to achieve high quality outputs and deliver excellent service.
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