Permanent Full Time – $102,000 – $114,000 per year + super

 This role is based in Birchip; candidates should reside in or be willing to move to the region.

About Buloke Shire Council

Buloke Shire Council is dedicated to serving the residents and communities of the Buloke region, striving to create a vibrant and thriving community where every individual is respected, valued, and encouraged to reach their full potential. Through effective governance and community engagement, Buloke Shire Council works tirelessly to deliver essential services and initiatives that enhance the quality of life for its residents. From infrastructure development to environmental sustainability programs, the council is focused on building a prosperous future for the region.

Your Contribution

Building a Better Buloke: As the Senior Engineer Transport and Drainage you will ensure the planning and management of Council’s transport and drainage infrastructure, supporting long-term financial sustainability and strategic goals. Your efforts will create safe, efficient, and sustainable transport and drainage systems, directly benefiting the community.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:

- Lead and support the Transport and Drainage Asset Team
- Develop, implement and review Council’s Transport Asset Management Plan and Drainage Asset Management Plan
- Plan and deliver transport and drainage capital works program including funding applications
- Collaborate with stakeholders to enhance regional asset standards and emergency resilience
- Develop, monitor and report on Council’s transport and drainage engineering budget
- Investigate and resolve transport and drainage infrastructure concerns
- In consultation with the Road Services, develop and maintain preventative maintenance programs across Council’s transport and drainage infrastructure assets

What Buloke can offer you:

Discover the unparalleled beauty and charm of the Buloke region while pursuing a rewarding career with Buloke Shire Council. Nestled in the heart of the Mallee region, Buloke offers a unique blend of natural wonders, rich cultural heritage, and a vibrant community spirit.

- Make a meaningful impact on the community
- Opportunity for professional growth and development
- Supportive team environment with a commitment to sustainability
- Competitive salary and benefits package
- Qualifications and Experience:
- Relevant qualifications in civil engineering and extensive experience in engineering, project management or asset management
- Extensive experience in infrastructure planning, design, and delivery with knowledge of relevant legislation
- Construction Induction Card
- Demonstrated leadership skills 
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to engage internal and external stakeholders in support of Council’s strategic direction
- Financial management skills for managing budgets and contributing to long-term financial planning and forecasting
- Effective contract management skills, including the ability to develop specifications, prepare tender documents, contracts and ensure proactive contractor management.

How to Apply: 

Submit your resume and cover letter to For a confidential discussion or copy of the Position Description please contact - all applications will be kept strictly confidential.



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Shire of Buloke,Victoria,Australia

Job Overview
Job Posted:
2 weeks ago
Job Expire:
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Job Type
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