Infrastructure Strategy & Planning Coordinator

City of Ryde Full Time Permanent 19/06/2024
  • Salary commencing at $115,985 + superannuation
  • Qualified Engineer
  • Hybrid work from home and office arrangements available
About Us
City of Ryde, just 12 kilometres from Sydney CBD, is a place of unique lifestyle and opportunity. It is home to an engaged and culturally diverse community of around 130,000 people, and a strong and growing Smart City economy including more than 13,000 local businesses, Macquarie Park, world-class hospitals, and a leading university. All balanced with beautiful bushland, riverfront parks, open spaces, and sport facilities.

Our council delivers a broad range of services, projects, programs, and events. We are actively committed to innovation, sustainability, resilience and providing exceptional customer experiences, and this relies on attracting and keeping great people. We offer a range of benefits, including flexible work arrangements, health and wellbeing programs, a learning and development program including study support, and a reward and recognition program.

About the Role
City of Ryde has an exciting opportunity for a qualified Engineer to join our City Fabric Department based at North Ryde. Working as part of the strategic infrastructure planning team you will be involved in planning for and providing input in Council's provision for future infrastructure in line with population growth and development, long term financial planning, and strategic infrastructure programs.
This is an excellent opportunity to use your engineering and strategic planning knowledge in a role that has professional challenge and satisfaction whilst gaining exposure to a wide range of asset management and engineering practices within the City Shaping Portfolio.
About You
  • Degree level qualifications in Civil Engineering or extensive experience in a similar role
  • Demonstrated experience in infrastructure planning, management, and lifecycle modelling.
  • Demonstrated experience in strategic planning of infrastructure for precinct planning and masterplans.
  • Experience in asset management and planning, including use of strategic asset management systems.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills including the ability to relate well to internal and external clients and the ability to write analytical and logical reports drawing justified conclusions.
Your commencing annual salary will range from $115,985 + superannuation, dependent on your experience and qualifications.
Culture & Benefits
  • Free shuttle bus between the North Ryde Office and North Ryde Metro Station
  • Commitment to providing opportunities for work/life balance
  • Hybrid work from home and office arrangements available for eligible positions
  • Long service leave after 5 years, then accrued monthly
  • 18 weeks paid parental leave (for eligible employees)
  • 3 extra grant days at Christmas to ensure you have time to enjoy the holiday
  • Annual performance reviews and Award increases
  • Opportunity to sign up as a fitness passport member
  • Various health & well-being initiatives (i.e. flu vaccinations, etc.)
How to apply
Please ensure you give full answers to the online application questions, showcasing your abilities and experience. Your answers, in conjunction with your resume, will determine if you are invited to an interview.

Please note you do not need a "password" to use our on-line application system, however you have the option save and return to your application prior to the closing date. In addition to answering the online questions, this position requires you to attach your Resume to complete the application process. Please note, you are not required to submit a cover letter or a statement addressing selection criteria.

Closing Date: Sunday 7 July at 11:30pm

If you would like to know more, please see the position description or contact Daniel Carneiro on 0434 560 504 for a confidential discussion.
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