Engineering Design Officer

Full Job Description

Date Added: 4-Jul-2024

Date Close: 18-Jul-2024 05:00 PM

Job Type: Full Time, General

Job Number: ENG-8

Business Unit: Engineering

Employment Status: Full Time

If you don’t live where the action is at, have you thought about living in Kalgoorlie-Boulder, the largest Australian Outback City that offers a rich opportunity filled with fun and instant mateship? Surrounded by the Great Western Woodlands that offer plentiful bush walking, riding trails, camp sites and the white beaches of Esperance only a few hours away, there are plenty of places to explore.  Kal not only offers an unparalleled history founded on gold discovery, but it is a town rich in sports, arts, culture, and inspiring individuals.  Here, people forge their own path, make their own stories, and thrive!


About the Position

This role includes assisting to deliver engineering design and drafting services using AutoCAD software, estimating project costs, surveying, and ensuring that design documentation complies with statutory regulations, stakeholder requirements, Council Policies, and objectives. The discipline knowledge in engineering infrastructure design should be in roads, drainage, and parking.

As a member of the team, you will have the chance to diversify your experiences not only on your current skills and knowledge but on specified areas of development. The Engineering department has a focus on continuous learning and personal development through a training programme.


About You

You are highly motivated, a team player and able to manage multiple tasks and conflicting priorities in a fast-paced environment with accuracy, flexibility and attention to detail. You also possess excellent written and verbal communication, high level organisational and time management skills, as well as superior customer services skills.

 But above all, you’re willing to BE BOLD!  Check out all the reasons to move to Kal at


Salary and Benefits

Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. 
This position ranges between $88,809 to $96,218

Contact Information

If you would like to find out more about this employment opportunity with the City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder, an employer of choice, please contact People and Culture at (08) 9021 9600.

How to Apply

The City only accepts applications submitted via our website. Applications must address the Skills, Knowledge and Capacity section in the Position Description and include both a Resume and Cover Letter.