Jacobs Principal Civil Engineer (Design Manager) | Major Projects Executive in North Sydney, Australia
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A new opportunity exists for a Principal Civil Engineer (Design Manager) based at our Sydney office. Reporting to the Section Leader – Roads & Highways, the purpose of this role is to provide senior project leadership for the design delivery of major, complex Transport and Civil Infrastructure projects. You will be a strong communicator, able to liaise effectively with clients and stakeholders and able to motivate a team of talented professionals and designers to deliver quality output for our clients.
The role includes technical oversight, effective management of subconsultants and specialists and application of verification skills in your field of expertise. . The role also provides support to our Sales team for the maintenance of existing client relationships, the development of new relationships and winning new work in engaging in opportunity pursuits with key clients. #LI-AP1 #APMETransport #ANZTransport #ANZTransportDesign #ANZTransportDrafting #ANZTransportRoads #ANZTransportHighways
Here’s What You’ll Need:
• Appropriate relevant Qualifications (e.g. Degree Civil Engineering)
• Significant knowledge and experience of civil & roads engineering principles, methods, and deliverables for infrastructure projects.
• The ability to lead the technical input and direction in the design of Transport and Civil Infrastructure in the capacity of either a Design Manager or Package Civil Lead. Project types may include concept, detailed design, D&C tenders, D&C delivery, alliances, or PPP projects for transport infrastructure.
• The ability to lead technical reviews, independently check and approve/verify Transport and Civil design completed by others. This includes, as appropriate, supporting the Independent Certification (IC)/Independent Verification (IV) team with potential IC/IV assignments to major projects (including site-based assignments).
• Leadership in coordinating and communicating Transport and Civil design with other disciplines
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