Drainage Engineer


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Your Impact

At Jacobs, we push the limits of what’s possible to make the world smarter, more connected and more sustainable. In our transport work, that means designing innovative solutions to move people and goods safely and efficiently across the globe. From rail systems mobilising accessible transit, to ports linking land and sea – when it comes to connecting the people and places of tomorrow, the future of transport depends on us.

Based in our Melbourne office and reporting to the Civil & Aviation Leader for the Southern region, we have an opportunity for a Drainage Engineer to join our Transport Group and assist with technical input and advice with respect to drainage infrastructure in accordance with client requirements. You will also support and assist in the design and project management of drainage packages. This role will also see you providing input on progress of your work to the project/design manager to support the control/reporting of projects. #ANZTransport #ANZCivil #APMETransport #ANZAviation

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Here’s What You’ll Need

  • Experience in preparing drainage designs and deliverables for Road/Rail/ Transport & Civil Infrastructure projects
  • Proficiency in 12D / OpenRoads Designer Drainage
  • Familiarity with MicroStation and CAD
  • Good understanding of Civil and Drainage design principles and methods
  • Good understanding of the multidisciplinary interfaces
  • Working knowledge of the local environment and relevant industry

Jacobs. A world where you can.

Jacobs membership of the Champions of Change Coalition, and our Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) citation achievements over the past 5 years, highlights our significant commitment and progress to-date in developing and delivering on our Gender Balance strategy, policies and practice as an leading industry employer.

No matter what drives you, you’ll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals – all at a single global company.

Please note If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

  • Seniority level

    Not Applicable

  • Employment type


  • Job function

    Engineering and Information Technology

  • Industries

    Civil Engineering, Design, and Information Technology and Services