In this role, you will manage a team and lead high-profile projects across Sydney from concept to completion, applying and developing your technical skills to creatively tackle complex engineering problems, delivering high-quality and detailed designs. You will represent XK on these projects, managing and developing valuable relationships with your team, your project partners, including architects, consultants, project managers and builders.


  • Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering
  • Postgraduate qualifications an advantage
  • Membership with Engineers Australia as CPEng and NER an advantage

Role Requirements

Minimum 8 years of engineering design experience within an engineering consultancy.

Comprehensive understanding of;

  • Civil / stormwater design principles and their application
  • Australian Codes and Standards and their practical application
  • The latest industry practices, proprietary products, materials and construction techniques
  • Project management principles and application in day-to-day tasks and project delivery


  • Lead and manage a team of engineers and draftspersons
  • Support and foster an engaging and rewarding workplace
  • Manage projects (including resource, financial and risk aspects), ensuring the delivery of high-quality results from proposals through to project completion documentation
  • Find opportunities for repeat and new business in line with XK’s business goals

Technical Skills

  • Civil design works for urban development including building projects, subdivision, roads, pavements and public domain areas
  • Hydrologic and hydraulic modelling, water quality modelling, design of minor and major drainage systems, design of OSD systems and WSUD strategy development
  • Civil 3D or 12D software, and other relevant software including DRAINS, XP-RAFTS, MUSIC, HEC-RAS, Swept Path Analysis (e.g. AutoTURN), CIRCLY, AutoCAD and Revit

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