Principal Design Coordinator

Applications closing on 19 April 2021, 09:00 AM

Permanent Full Time 

The City of Onkaparinga is experiencing an increase in large scale residential developments in our region and we require a Principal Design Coordinator to assist us in meeting the upcoming increased design requirements. The Principal Design Coordinator works under limited direction and is responsible for the management of the design of major projects through the planning, consultation and design stages. The position provides leadership, specialist advice, supervision, support and assistance to the Senior Engineers, Senior Civil Engineering Designer and the Civil Engineering Designers.

The Principal Design Coordinator is responsible for the ongoing improvement of technical processes and techniques used by the Technical Services team to best utilise individuals within the team to provide effective, high quality designs.

This role will provide you with a unique opportunity to interact with senior Council staff to assist in delivering outstanding subdivision projects. The successful applicant will have a sound knowledge of current civil engineering standards with experience in producing CAD design documentation. Exceptional oral and written communication skills are essential, with a cooperative approach to achieving effective design outcomes.

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 19 April 2021