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Civil Engineering Technician/Technologist
230003ZT Requisition #

About the role

Our established Canberra Civil team is looking for Civil Construction Engineers with knowledge within the Engineering sector to join us on a permanent basis. This role will support the Canberra office by providing appropriate technical solutions to ensure projects are properly managed and deliverables / outputs meet the agreed goals.

 You will have the opportunity to undertake and / or supervise all stages of civil projects including contract management (AS2124, GC21 or similar), development engineering, procurement, design and project management.

Successful candidates will be developed in a professional and personal sense and provided with an opportunity to forge a challenging and rewarding career path in a successful consultancy.

 Day to day tasks would involve:

  • Undertake contract management duties to support senior contract managers.
  • Preparation of cost estimates for project design and construction projects including risk assessments to support contingency allowances.
  • Preparation of project reports, site meeting records, observations and proceedings
  • Ensure meetings are managed and documented with actions assigned.
  • Assist with writing requests for physical works tenders and other procurement documents and participating in tender evaluation teams.
  • Develop and maintain strong client relationships through excellent project performance.
  • Ensure project delivery on agreed outputs for budget, on time and to quality standards.
  • Provide support and guidance, where required, on various projects including design.
  • Undertake technical tender assessments.
  • Support specific project includes assisting with planning, budgeting, co-ordination and report writing. 
  • Complete all work in line with Stantec Core Values and in accordance with the Stantec Quality Systems and Project Quality Procedures. 

To be successful for this role you'll need:

  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in engineering with an emphasis in Civil Engineering
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience within the engineering, construction or professional services industry preferrable. 
  • Relevant knowledge of Australian standards and legislation
  • Self-motivated and self-directed
  • Interest in working on a broad variety of projects
  • Driven to innovate and challenge design
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills to liaise with the team, managers and clients.
  • Committed to self-improvement and continuing professional development.
  • Drive and passion to solve problems and produce innovative solutions

What we offer

Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing.

  • Genuine Flexible Working Arrangements - Including work from home opportunities, provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part time employment.
  • Option to purchase up to 4 weeks additional leave.
  • Learning and Talent Development Programs - Including Global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning
  • Mentoring for your own development and the opportunity to mentor others.
  • A friendly team environment, with dedicated and enthusiastic staff committed to producing high quality service and deliverables.
  • Professional Memberships.
  • Salary Continuance Insurance (SCI).
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Programs.
  • Service Recognition Awards.
  • Employee Assistance Program.

About Stantec

The Stantec community unites approximately 28,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, energy, resources, water, environmental, transport and infrastructure projects to life.

Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction, and commissioning begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.

Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

We care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.


Stantec is serious about healthy work-life balance, diversity, inclusion & equity, indigenous relations, innovation, community engagement, corporate sustainability, and social wellbeing. We have employee groups for women, LGBTQI+, neurodiversity, and more! Our employees play sport, fundraise, volunteer, learn, and have fun together. 

How to apply

If this position is of interest, please apply via the link below. 
Please note that no agency applications will be accepted at this time.

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