Jacobs Track and Civil Engineer in South Brisbane, Australia

Track and Civil Engineer


Jacobs is a global provider of technical, professional and scientific services including engineering, architecture, construction, operations and project management. Our portfolio spans industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

About the opportunity

Our unique approach to project delivery and ability to rise to the challenge has resulted in long term ongoing success and steady growth. To address the needs of our current projects and ensure our ongoing success we require a Track and Civil Design Engineer to join our Brisbane Transport Team. Reporting to the Senior Track and Civil Rail Design Engineer, you will be responsible for delivering rail track and civil design elements of projects incorporating inputs from all other disciplines, geotechnical, environment, hydrology and signalling. Key work areas of the role will include:

  • Undertake track and civil design work for rail projects including alignment, civil infrastructure and constructability components

  • Adhere to systems and procedures to ensure reliability, viability and auditability of design deliverables

  • Develop and implement Safety & Design strategies

  • Assist graduates and junior staff in their professional development

About you

  • Enjoy working in a team environment on technically challenging projects

  • Have suitable rail design experience in a consultancy environment which includes track alignment, drainage and track formation design

  • Be proficient in a range of rail design packages such as Bentley Rail Track, 12D or MX

  • Degree qualified (Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng) in Civil Engineering or equivalent

  • Have a track record of delivering rail track and civil design packages to the satisfaction of clients

  • Have strong communication skills and ability to liaise with a variety of stakeholders

  • Possess a sound analytical ability, excellent written and presentation skills

  • Have a commitment to quality and accuracy

  • Have evidence of Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Why Jacobs

At Jacobs we value people. Having the right balance of diversity, career and lifestyle enables us to consistently deliver and exceed clients’ expectations. We offer rewarding careers with ongoing development opportunities, flexible working arrangements and a culture that is collaborative and inclusive. We believe in collaboration and knowledge sharing, from global virtual teams to local work sharing options.

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Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.

Primary Location Australia-Australia Countrywide-South Brisbane

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Req ID: BIA000187