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Technical Lead - Civil / Structural (14372)

LocationMelbourne, VIC
Work TypeFull time
Positions1 Position
Published At:a month ago
Job no: 14372

Technical Lead – Civil – Structural – VIC           

Zinfra partners with companies across the utility and infrastructure sectors to deliver engineering, construction, operations and maintenance services. For our partners our work is crucial to maintaining the safety and reliability of their electricity and transmission and distribution assets. 

About the role:

The Technical Lead – Civil / Structural reports to the Engineering Manager and is responsible for supporting the establishment, development and delivery of technical design work in the power space. The role is responsible for leading the engineering discipline within Zinfra in technical matter, to produce technical IP including specifications and standards, and facilitate technical development of the relevant discipline engineers. The role also supports accurate and timely design solution tender deliverables, value engineering, risk identification & management and project delivery support.

The role is required to develop and maintain a close relationship with key internal and external stakeholders including operations personnel, key clients, external design consultants.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Lead, develop and maintain technical standards and designs
  • Previous experience working as a mentor to develop other engineers in different levels
  • Knowledge to balance cost, time and quality outcomes in design to benefit Zinfra and our clients in both concept and detail design stage
  • Provide innovative solution which can save cost and time in design and construction
  • Experience in end-to-end Procurement processes Knowledge and experience of Tendering Systems & Bid Processes
  • Previous experience building solid relationships including Customer Drivers / Customer Needs
  • Previous background working within the power industry and ability to pass on Industry knowledge
  • Good knowledge of national and international technical standards related to engineering design


About you:

  • Demonstrated experience in design and design management for energy networks or related sectors
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to promote and represent Zinfra to our customers
  • Tertiary qualifications in Engineering, Civil/Structural
  • Experience in civil concept and detail design
  • Experience in structural concept and detail design
  • Having a good understanding of geotechnical engineering is highly regarded
  • Experience working in Bid teams
  • Experience in Solution development
  • Experience in constructability review and Construction Industry
  • Experience in building & maintaining working Relationships between team members and others.
  • Extensive experience within a similar role and with a proven track record


Recruitment Process: 

During our recruitment process, you will be required to undergo pre-employment checks including pre-employment medical, reference checks and a national police check. 

When you join Zinfra, you become part of our diverse, inclusive and passionate team. We are a team that celebrates International Women’s Day, NAIDOC Week, International Day of People with Disabilities, and many other days that matter to our people. Come join us! 

At Zinfra, we are focussed on allowing our people to reach their potential, be their true selves and enjoy working in an inclusive environment. With a focus on our employees’ wellbeing, equal opportunities, and policies to empower a fully diverse and fulfilled workforce, we pride ourselves on meeting our employee’s expectations. 

Our people are our greatest asset so having various flexible working options, remote working, paid parental leave and leave purchase plans amongst many other benefits is a key foundation to our success. We are passionate about what we do, and we are proud of who we are.  

Diversity and Inclusion 

We understand the value of a diverse workforce, the ability to work from home, and have committed to creating real employment opportunities through our Reconciliation Action Plan. We look forward to receiving applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. 


Notice to Third Parties: Zinfra does not accept unsolicited resumes (or liability associated with fees or costs) from recruitment agencies, search firms or third parties. Interested candidates are welcome to submit their application independently. 

  • Published on 12 Jun 2024, 3:15 AM