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Site Engineer
  • Full-time hours worked over a 9-day (72.5hr) fortnight – that’s an extra 22 days off each year!
  • Supportive working environment
  • Free onsite parking



What we offer

  • Full-time hours worked over a 9-day (72.5hr) fortnight – that’s an extra 22 days off each year!
  • Supportive working environment
  • Salary at Level 5 from $85k + super (assessed on merit, qualifications, and experience)
  • Fitness Passport Program
  • Ongoing learning and development opportunities
  • Employee assistance program
  • Free onsite parking
  • Active social club


Who we are

We’re a contemporary local government organisation entering an exciting new phase. We’re moving forward with purpose and fresh energy, with a focus on delivering exceptional services and value for money – with heart. We care about the community we serve and we care about each other. When you work with us, we want you to feel valued, and to understand your role and how your work contributes to the bigger picture.


The community we serve

The City of Logan is a proud, grassroots community, filled with mavericks, makers and innovators. Here, neighbourly love is strong; environmental and business values run deep; and culture, heritage and diversity is our DNA.


About Us

The Road Construction Program has the task of constructing and rehabilitating roads, stormwater drainage systems and footpaths within the city. We construct many of the City’s challenging projects and we strive to deliver projects on time, within budget, safely and to a high standard. Innovation is key to our future success, and we are constantly looking for and trialling ways to continuously improve the way we deliver services to support our growing community.


About the role

As a Site Engineer, you will be providing specialist engineering, construction management, day labour supervision and contract administration expertise in the delivery of road, drainage and footpath infrastructure.

The role will require you to work productively as part of a high performing team to ensure achievement of outcomes including building, maintaining and fostering good relationships with colleagues, clients and team members. You will have demonstrated experience as an Engineer within the road maintenance and construction industry.


Things we’ll trust you with

  • Working with limited direction and act as Superintendent’s Site Representative, providing expert advice to supervisory staff and contractors, and accept responsibility for decision-making in project delivery.
  • Performing your duties in accordance with all relevant safety procedures, guidelines, policies, JSEA and promoting a safety culture in the workplace 
  • Effectively managing the development of road and drainage infrastructure projects.
  • Representing our organisation in a positive manner and proactively contribute to team’s success.


Things you’ll be proud of

  • Contributing to the delivery of complex Road and Drainage projects to a high quality, in a timely manner and on budget.
  • Actively applying your problem-solving skills to achieve the best possible outcomes.
  • You'll find personal satisfaction in making a direct and positive impact within the Logan community.
  • Working in a team and business that genuinely cares about and promotes a culture of workplace safety and wellbeing.


The boxes you will tick:

  • General Safety Induction Card (Construction Industry)
  • Degree /Diploma or Associate Diploma in Civil Engineering is desirable
  • Experience in procurement of civil infrastructure construction contracts

For more detailed information on the requirements of the role, please refer to the position description, by clicking HERE



If you’d like some more information about the role, please contact our hiring manager, Rowan Seccombe (RCM Project Engineer) via email on

To express your interest in this role, please submit your Resume and a Cover Letter outlining your relevant skills and experience in support of your application by the closing date of 5pm AEST, Thursday 30th March 2023.

Thank you for considering joining the Logan City Council. We cannot wait to learn more about you! 

If you want to learn more about us visit: LinkedInFacebookLogan City Council Careers



Job Ref: RL000027
Submitted: 16-03-2023

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