Survey Design Officer

Hilltops Council Full Time Permanent 16/06/2017
  • 9-day fortnight / 35-hour Week
  • Permanent full time
  • Salary range between $1416.80 to $1569.80 per week

 Location: Hilltops Council is located on the South West Slopes of New South Wales and supports a population of approximately 20,000 people across the towns of Boorowa, Harden and Young and surrounding villages. The Council covers an area of approximately 7000km2 and is located less than four hours from Sydney and just over an hour from Canberra.

 Position: This position is responsible for providing technical advice and design expertise on survey, and drafting works for various infrastructure projects (including roads, potable water, sewerage and stormwater drainage infrastructure)

 About the Opportunity: An excellent opportunity exists for a dynamic, energetic, self-motivated individual to join Council’s Infrastructure section. You will have a recognised tertiary qualification in civil engineering or equivalent experience in a similar position (previous Local Government experience will be highly regarded).

 Also essential to this position is demonstrated sound knowledge and experience in general civil engineering, design and principles, experience in the use of AutoCAD and other computer software applications relate to engineering design, excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to build effective relationships and achieve positive outcomes, the ability to meet deadlines, prioritise work and adapt to an environment of changing priorities and demonstrated ability to apply attention to detail and accuracy of work.

 Only the applications addressing the essential and desirable selection criteria will be considered. An information package can be downloaded from

 Applications can be lodged on or mailed to The General Manager, Hilltops Council, Locked Bag 5, YOUNG NSW 2594 BY 12pm on Tuesday 25 July 2017.


Anthony McMahon

General Manager

Hilltops Council

Locked Bag 5