Landscape Architect

Applications closing on 06 December 2021, 09:00 AM

Full Time – Permanent 

  • Design role for varied civil engineering projects throughout the City of Onkaparinga
  • Develop and grow within an experienced team
  • Great opportunity to develop project design skills

The Technical Services section of Onkaparinga Council delivers diverse open space and civil engineering design projects for all sections within Council. We are currently seeking to appoint an experienced Landscape Architect to assist in the detailed design of a wide range of open space infrastructure projects and municipal infrastructure. You will be involved in engaging with a skilled professional team to contribute to the delivery of exceptional results.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to learn and apply their skills in CAD Engineering design packages to deliver projects requiring:

  • Working within a multi-disciplinary design team
  • Coordination with council’s internal stakeholders
  • Preparation of concept and detailed design documentation
  • Detailed design of land infrastructure projects, including the design of open spaces, cycle ways and sports facilities

You will be able to collaborate successfully with internal stakeholders and colleagues to achieve outstanding designs. This will require excellent interpersonal skills and you must have a passion for developing new skills and working with experienced team members. Your great attitude and ability to build strong relationships will be rewarded by a vibrant and collaborative work environment and being part of a growing core of professionals. The City of Onkaparinga will offer you the opportunity to work alongside a passionate and experienced peer group. You will have access to professional development and support to realise your potential and be proud of personal, team and organisation achievements. Your outstanding contribution to team results will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package and working conditions.

Applicants will be assessed based on their ability to demonstrate relevant skills and experience for the position and alignment with the City of Onkaparinga’s Values and Behaviours.

To apply please submit a resume and cover letter telling us how your skills and experience meet our selection criteria found in the position description available on the City of Onkaparinga website.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and persons with a disability are encouraged to apply for this role.

If, after reading the position description you have any queries, or require further information please contact Richard Dekker, Team Leader Technical Services on (08) 8384 0576.

The City of Onkaparinga advises that the recruitment process includes a medical assessment, confirmation of experience and stated qualifications and may also include psychometric testing.

Applications close 9 am Monday 6th December 2021