Global engineering consultancy with great career opportunities
Opportunity to work on a variety of interesting projects both locally and internationally
Friendly working environment across the business
About SMEC
SMEC has joined forces with Surbana Jurong to provide global engineering and consultancy expertise in urban, infrastructure and management advisory. Our new partnership has created a talent pool of 13,000 dedicated people working across a network of 95 offices in 40 countries.

SMEC employs passionate and innovative people who are driven to deliver exceptional outcomes and who want to feel valued in a diverse and inclusive workplace.

We are committed to developing our people. We encourage them to see things differently, to be creative, to push boundaries and to work on a broad range of projects that help build a better future.

Consistently recognised for technical excellence and design innovation, SMEC continues to receive industry awards and accolades from around the world. Engineering News Record (ENR) currently ranks SMEC in the top 50 of the '2016 Top 225 International Design Firms' and 69th in the '2016 Top 150 Global Design Firms'.

The role

We are currently seeking a talented Senior Civil Design Engineer to work within our Wollongong team.

With a minimum of 8+ years experience in Civil Engineering, you will play a key role to:

Project/Design management of road design projects including financial management, client management and contract administration of delegated projects, management of staff assigned to the project including coaching and support of project personnel.
Business Development and Tender preparation
Contribute to employee Leadership and Professional Development
Ensure that analysis and design tasks undertaken meet appropriate technical standards and the requirements of the client and SMEC
Proactively collaborate with appropriate team members, contributors and stakeholders to maintain quality, timeliness and co-ordination of project deliverables
Actively contribute to the commercial success of projects and the team
Apply project management principles in carrying out assigned tasks and accomplish project deliverables to the required standard and in a timely manner
In return, SMEC offers you the benefits that come from working in a global multidisciplinary consultancy in an environment where your fresh ideas and enthusiasm will be welcomed and rewarded

With a track record of achievement in a similar role, you will have gained your experience in an engineering design consultancy and have a passion for building trusted relationships to drive positive change and win new work.

Suitable applicants will have a Bachelors Degree (Engineering) or Equivalent and the demonstrated ability to consistently:

Competently provide key technical expertise across a broad range of projects
Manage risk on substantial projects
Deliver best client outcomes which have provided cost savings
Active involvement in the industry through industry bodies, papers etc
Effectively lead small teams and contribute to building the technical capability of others
Ability to develop client relationships
Undertake key technical tasks with a high degree of independence across a broad range of small to medium profile projects
SMEC is an equal opportunity employer. Diversity is a source of strength for our people, our clients, our partners and our communities.

All recruitment activities go through our Resourcing function and currently, this role doesn't require agency input. Please do not forward resumes directly to SMEC employees/managers; we do not accept unsolicited resumes and are not responsible for any associated fees.


  • Civil Engineer
  • Structural Engineer
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)
  • Civil Designer


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