Principal Highway Engineer

Location:Sydney
Job Type:Full Time

One of the largest employee-owned companies in the world, Mott MacDonald is a multisector consultancy providing engineering, management, and development services on projects in 150 countries. With over 16,000 of the best people working on a diverse range of challenges, we're helping our clients deliver sustainable infrastructure and development solutions. We have a collegiate and collaborative culture which values equality and diversity, and we take proactive steps to create an inclusive workplace. Together, we are opening opportunities with connected thinking. If this sounds like somewhere you'd like to work, click apply to continue with your application.

We are looking for an experienced Highways Engineer to work on current and upcoming major infrastructure projects in New South Wales.

Based in Sydney CBD and close to public transport, you will play an important role in the delivery of a range of exciting major transport projects that will provide you with great future opportunities and potential for career growth in our transport sector.

In this role you will be:

-Undertaking and managing designs to the client requirements, Austroads, RMS & local council standards.
-Preparing/managing designs, reports, specifications and other deliverables for highways projects, ensuring they satisfy the required brief and expected levels of technical excellence.
-Liaising (meeting, communicating, corresponding and coordinating) with internal Mott MacDonald teams, the external parties including sub- consultants and ultimately with the Client seeing innovation in the delivery of schemes and techniques used to design and construct them.
-Producing designs and studies that consider the sustainability requirements of the network.

Who we are looking for:

-University degree in Civil Engineering and/or other relevant tertiary qualification or equivalent.
-Demonstrable hand on design experience and management of highways projects.
-Sound knowledge of the Austroads and RMS requirements and guidelines.
-Proven experience of working on RMS and TfNSW projects.
-Demonstrated technical excellence in highways engineering.
-Knowledge and experience of the use of MX, Civil3D and AutoCAD highways design software.
-Report writing skills and experience.
-Ability to both be a team player as well as a leader where necessary.
-Excellent communication skills both with the Client and other external parties as well as within Mott MacDonald.

In turn you'll be working on significant projects that shape the communities in which we live. you will build connections with our international expertise and bring this knowledge to our clients and their projects. We adopt a pioneering mindset to meet our challenges head on and embrace our Progress, Respect, Integrity, Drive and Excellence (PRIDE) values in everything we do.


Please be advised that the successful candidate for this role will need to undertake a Police Clearance check.