KBR Principal Civil Engineer - Roads in VI, Australia

Title: Principal Civil Engineer - Roads

Location: AU-VI-Melbourne

Job Number: 1049280

Do you see yourself as part of an energetic and successful team within a strong, forward-looking global company? At KBR you’ll have the opportunity to contribute your expertise to world-class projects, work with industry leaders, be rewarded for excellence, innovation and teamwork, and further develop your career.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Principal Civil Engineer - Roads. Reporting to the Melbourne Discipline Manager, you will work as an integral part of the Melbourne Engineering team with multiple Clients on a range of exciting projects.

Duties include:


Form and nurture industry/market relationships to maximise repeat business from existing Clients

Provide technical expertise, mentoring and support to the civil/road engineering team.

Supervise project staff and review deliverables to ensure compliance with technical and quality assurance standards

Work independently to complete the planning, design and execution of projects that meet or exceed client expectations

Assist and support the development of new business opportunities, including responsibility for preparation of project proposals.


Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) or equivalent

CPEng (or equivalent Chartered or Registered status)

Strong technical design ability

Vic Roads experience or other similar statutory agency

Proven experience in a Project/Design Manager role for transport projects is highly desirable.

Working knowledge of commercial arrangements and relationships

Strong practical knowledge of and commitment to health and safety

Hold a minimum of 15 years relevant experience and significant experience, desirably some in an engineering consulting environment.

Previous experience in team management

Benefits of KBR

KBR is committed to supporting the professional development of permanent staff at every stage of their career through in-house training, performance rewards and structured career paths. We offer a competitive package of lifestyle benefits that include health and fitness programs, family-friendly work hours and an optional rostered Friday off every four weeks.

To Apply

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Job: Engineering/Technical – Civil