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Civil Engineer - Mackay

Date: Jun 30, 2019

Location: Mackay, Queensland, AU

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 19276 

Job Category: Engineering 

Location: Mackay, Queensland, Australia  


With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

  • Accelerate your career with a global, tier one engineering consultancy
  • Collaborative, inclusive work environment
  • Gain the opportunity to work on various Projects for reputable, well-known Clients
  • Flexible employment arrangements available

The Civil Group is a Hatch global practice providing civil engineering design expertise to Hatch's commodity-based business units. Our capability spans through the whole project lifecycle, comprising scoping, conceptual design, pre-feasibility and feasibility studies, basic and detailed engineering, construction and project management.

Our Mackay office is currently seeking a Civil Project Engineer to assist with an increasing workload in a fast-paced environment. In joining Hatch, you will be joining a friendly, supportive and inclusive workplace. You will be able to further your career both liaising with and learning from a diverse range of people.

The successful candidate will perform civil engineering duties including planning, designing and overseeing the construction of infrastructure such as roads, surface water drainage structures, dams and earthworks associated with mining and will work alongside a very experienced Civil Engineer to foster existing client relationships, with a key deliverable being to also generate new client relationships and work.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Civil Engineer, who can demonstrate initiative and guidance capabilities. Candidates with the aptitude to liaise effectively with stakeholders, while maintaining and building a high level of rapport are encouraged to apply.

Key Responsibilities of this role will include (but not be limited to):

  • Civil engineering and design
  • Drawing and specification development
  • Estimate development (personnel hours, cost and quantities)
  • Site Inspections and liaising with our Clients
  • Provision of technical advice
  • Calculations and Data analysis
  • Project management, scoping and planning
  • Progress monitoring and Reporting

Ideal qualifications, skills and experience for this role includes:

  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering
  • Strong safety awareness and values
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Solid experience in the civil engineering field with broad skills across a range of civil design and engineering areas (roads, development, mining)
  • Ability to build relationships and develop business
  • Proficiency in MS Office – Particularly Word and Excel
  • Experience in Mine Infrastructure is essential and Main Roads Works is desired

This is an opportunity not to be missed! Work on interesting and challenging projects for our Clients. The successful candidate will also receive guidance and support from our Senior Engineers in Brisbane.

An employee owned organisation, by joining Hatch you will have the opportunity to be recognised and rewarded for your efforts. You will be provided with many benefits including: competitive remuneration and above statutory superannuation payments; optional salary sacrifice for additional annual leave, and participation in various employee reward and recognition and health and wellbeing programs.

Note: Previous applicants need not apply. You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for the role.

To submit your application please click the "Apply" button above.

Unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies will not be accepted for this position.


As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate.  Hatch also supports and encourages a flexible workplace.  Within Australia, we offer our employees comprehensive benefits, including up to 12 weeks leave per year as part of our Lifestyle Leave Program. If you have any special needs requirements, please discuss with us and we will do our utmost to accommodate.

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