• Bring your expertise with bridges & infrastructure to a new and rapidly expanding government Department in northern Australia!
  • Relocation Assistance, 457 Sponsorship & Permanent Residence offered to suitably qualified applicants from around Australia or overseas!
  • Fantastic remuneration package circa $96,560 - $107,872 + super +up to 10% of salary as a bonus!
  • 6 weeks annual leave, letting you explore the exciting world-famous outback of the Northern Territory!

About the Department

The Northern Territory Department of Construction and Infrastructure plays a lead role in planning, constructing and maintaining government infrastructure across the Territory. The Department was formed in December 2009, and its annual program is valued at over $1 Billion.

Why move to Australia?

Moving to Australia is often a lifestyle choice. Referred to as ‘the lucky country’, Australia offers a high standard of living, relatively inexpensive real estate, ancient and varied landscapes, temperate weather, world-leading education and health systems and political and economic stability. Australia fosters a great community spirit. The people in Australia lead fairly relaxed and laid back lifestyles, providing the perfect environment to raise a family!

About the Opportunity

The Northern Territory Department of Construction and Infrastructure has a unique opportunity for a talented Manager to lead the Department's Bridge Design Section, based in Darwin.

Reporting to the Director Engineering Services, you will be involved in the design and execution of a wide variety of work, focused on the inspection, investigation and design of new and upgraded bridge structures. Bringing a high level of specialist professional bridge design skills to the role, you will provide technical advice to a range of stakeholders and manage the Bridge Design Section, to ensure output is delivered effectively.

The successful candidate will hold tertiary qualifications in Civil/Structural Engineering and have a Chartered Engineering Status. Please note, your qualifications and background can be from Australia, or any country that is a signatory to the Washington Accord.

For the successful applicant, Relocation Assistance will be negotiable. In the case of applicants currently outside Australia, the Department can offer a 457 working visa and sponsorship for permanent residence to the right applicant. The Department wants to hear from suitably qualified and motivated people, no matter where in the world you are.

Coming into a new and rapidly-growing Department, you'll enjoy being involved in an exciting range of projects, and if you wish, the flexibility to pursue your own chosen area of specialisation. Joining the expanding NT government, this is an outstanding role for anyone looking for job stability and ongoing career advancement opportunities.

You will be rewarded with a highly competitive remuneration package, including a salary circa $96,560 - $107,872 plus super and leave loading. Additionally a professional excellence scheme is available for this role, where if competencies are met to set standards, you can receive up to 10% of your annual salary as a bonus.

With 6 weeks annual leave to take at your leisure, and the spectacular Northern Territory outback on your doorstep, this role is an opportunity not just to progress your career, but to find an exciting new lifestyle.

Lead an expanding Northern Territory government team, creating quality bridge projects - Apply Now

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