Jacobs Senior Highways Engineer in South Brisbane, Australia

Senior Highways Engineer


Jacobs is one of the world’s leading providers in technical, professional and construction services. We specialise in architecture, engineering and construction, operations and maintenance, as well as scientific and consulting. Our client portfolio includes industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

About the opportunity

With a strong pipeline of work in Queensland we are looking for an experienced Senior Highways Engineer to join our Roads & Highways team based in South Brisbane. With the support of specialist engineers, designers and drafters, you will undertake design tasks ranging from major highway projects to access roads and car parks. You will mentor junior and mid-level engineers, provide input to tender bids and market to external / internal clients. Project delivery varies between design only, design and construct and alliance models.

About you

The successful candidate will have a demonstrated background in the design process, co-ordination of work with other design disciplines and the efficient management and delivery of projects within budget, program and quality constraints. You will be suitably qualified with relevant experience having worked on a variety of civil engineering projects within Transport Infrastructure (highways / roads / civil). To be considered for the role you will need to demonstrate the following:

  • Ability to document the detailed design of civil projects ensuring a cohesive, consistent and accurate set of design drawings

  • Design of roads and highways in accordance with local codes

  • Previous TMR, Translink and/or Council experience (highly regarded)

  • Project management and design delivery

  • Degree qualified (Civil / Engineering)

  • Registered Professional Engineer Queensland (RPEQ)

Why Jacobs

At Jacobs we offer rewarding careers with ongoing development opportunities, flexible working arrangements and a culture that is collaborative and inclusive. We believe in collaboration and knowledge sharing, from global virtual teams to local work sharing options.

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Primary Location Australia-Australia Countrywide-South Brisbane

Req ID: NOR0000FL