Utilities Engineer / Designer

WSP | Parsons Brinkerhoff

Exciting opportunity to join a global engineering consultancy working on a variety of Transport Projects.

  • Part Time or Full time - Flexible working hours
  • Landmark projects across NSW - busy pipeline oF work
  • Continued development through structured technical/management training
Utilities Engineer / Designer – Transport 
WSP is now one of the world's leading engineering professional services consulting firms, bringing together our 48,000 staff, based in more than 500 offices, across 40 countries to provide engineering and multidisciplinary services in a vast array of industry sectors, with a focus on technical excellence and client service.

Due to the continuous success of our Asia Pacific operations, we currently have a number of exciting opportunities for Utilities Engineers at both mid and senior levels to join our Sydney Transport Infrastructure team on a Part Time or Full time basis (we offer very flexible working arrangements).
Do you have an interest in subsurface or civil engineering? Are you experienced in asset relocations planning? WSP is expanding its utilities team and is interested in talking to individuals that possess experience with utility authorities or utility design.
A background in Water, Power, Gas, ICT or Civils would be ideal. It is important to have strong communication skills both written and verbal, as the role will require liaising with internal and external stakeholders, presentations and written responses. You will be involved in tenders, all levels of design and design management, strategic reports and advice.
Duties include but not limited to:
  • Interface management and client engagement
  • Effective liaison between both internal and external stakeholder
  • Provide technical and financial input to tender and bids
  • SID and continuous improvement
  • Concept Design, Detailed Design, Preliminary Papers etc. (12d experienced advantageous)
  • Identify risks and opportunities for the design and planning of utilities (water, telecommunication, gas and power) protection and relocation.
  • Drafting proposals demonstrating understanding of project needs.
  • Co-ordinate and support multi-disciplinary design concepts including water, gas, telecommunication and power.
  • Understand and adhere to local standards and specifications.
What we are looking for?
  • Tertiary qualification in Engineering or similar related qualification.
  • Minimum 3 years experience working within the design sectors of utilities servicing and relocation.
  • Demonstrated experience working within utilities including telecommunication, water, gas and or power.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience with the finalising of design packages.
  • Experience working on major urban infrastructure projects.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills across all levels of stakeholder engagement.
  • Salary range between $90K - $120K package with the right experience.
  • Flexible work arrangement.
  • Agile working environment.
  • Possibility to purchase additional leave
  • Great Learning and Development program  
Within the Sydney Transport Infrastructure unit you will be working within a technical mined, highly engaged and performing team. You will be supported and mentored by a number of subject matter experts across ANZ and worldwide.  We work within an agile and flexible environment and encourage part-timers to apply.

We are a supportive organisation that encourages continued development through structured technical/management training, global and local practice networks and wellbeing programs. 

If you’re ready to join a leader in the engineering consulting world, then it’s time to apply. To express your interest by clicking on the 'apply now' button. Your application will be treated in strict confidence. 

Large Firm of the Year’ at Consult Australia's 2013 and 2014 Awards for Excellence 
WSP support a diverse and inclusive work environment as well as equal employment opportunities. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people of culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.
Please note we will not be engaging the services of recruitment agencies for these role.