Career Opportunity

Civil Engineer

    About Us

    Knight Piésold is a specialised international consulting firm offering engineering and environmental services in Mining, Environment, Hydropower, Water Resources, and Roads & Construction Services. We are proud of the longstanding relationships we have with our clients and delivery of exceptional services on a global scale.

    • Competitive Remuneration and Benefits Package
    • Office-based role with some travel as needed
    • Be part of a dynamic, growing and reputable organisation

    The Role

    We are seeking an experienced Civil / Geotechnical Engineer to join our technical team. You will be responsible for the detailed engineering associated with the design and construction of geotechnical and / or water management infrastructure on assigned mining related projects.

    The Civil Engineer will plan:

    • schedule, conduct and coordinate assigned engineering design projects,
    • monitor work for compliance to applicable guidelines, codes and standards,
    • confirm earthworks / infrastructure works are constructed in accordance with the design intent, and
    • ensure effective communication is maintained with key stakeholders throughout the project.

    This role will based predominantly out of our Brisbane office however travel to remote sites will be required.

    Our Ideal Candidate

    You will be degree qualified in Civil or Environmental Engineering, in a similar role with mining industry exposure and will ideally possess:

    • Geotechnical design (dams, bulk earthworks) experience.
    • A design / technical focus.
    • A high level of attention to detail.
    • A strong ability to prioritise tasks.
    • A demonstrated ability to maintain strong relationships with stakeholders.
    • Excellent project management skills.
    • The desire and ability to mentor and develop junior engineers.
    • Excellent communication and reporting skills.

    Flexibility to travel both interstate and internationally including remote sites on occasion.

    What we offer

    Knight Piésold offer excellent remuneration packages and a competitive range of benefits including:

    • financial bonus incentive programs;
    • subsidised gym memberships / fitness classes;
    • training and development opportunities;
    • referral bonuses;
    • early access to long service leave;
    • and much more!

    If you would like to join a growing, dynamic and reputable organisation, please submit your resume and cover letter to