Site Engineer (Civil Roads)

Date:  28 May 2024

Stapylton, QLD, AU, 4207

Company:  Ventia

Ventia provides strategic operations and maintenance, asset management and renewals services to Roads and Transport sector clients including local government councils in both Australia and New Zealand Transport, and private road operators. We rapidly respond to client needs, delivering services and projects on time, on budget and above all, safely to support, build and maintain well-functioning road networks.
About the Role 

We are seeking expressions of interest for a Site Engineer to support various road construction projects across the South Coast Region (Scenic Rim, Gold Coast City and Logan City Councils). 
The site engineer will work in the Stapylton, QLD office working closely with the contract to deliver road construction projects to a high standard within program, budget, and quality. This position would suit someone preferably with government roads experience, however graduate civil engineers are encouraged to apply.

What’s on Offer?

  • Attractive salary package with access to employee benefits such as corporate travel discounts, novated leases, private health discounts, credit discounts and more.
  • Great work life balance - hybrid and flexible working options available to you.
  • Be surrounded by a respectful, supportive, and tenured team, as well as a manager who is focused on your professional growth and development.
  • Access to a variety of Health and Wellness initiatives - including the EAP, Ventia's Healthy Minds program and Healthy Bodies program.
  • Join one of Australia and New Zealand's largest essential service providers.
  • Access to Ventia's Essential Leader Program and Ventia's Women Leading program 
  • Paid parental leave 


  • Review daily job costing sheets ensuring work orders are captured for monthly billing.  
  • Manage procurement of suppliers and contractors in line with program of works.  
  • Undertake audits on works performed to ensure restoration standards/specifications are met.  
  • Raise any NCR/OFI on works performed/missed/not completed to ensure continuous improvement, actions are documents and lessons are earned.  
  • Assist Supervisors and Asset Works Manager on technical matters.  
  • Preparation of operations plans and works programs for two week lookahead and long-term works.  
  • Take a lead role in meeting with the Client and providing innovative solutions.  
  • Support development of project reports on revenue / cost, productivity, and quality. 


Experiences & Qualifications  

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) or other relevant degree. 
  • 2-5 years’ Roadworks and pavement construction experience 
  • Experience in traffic management and traffic guidance schemes. (TMD qualification desirable)  
  • Experience at a high level in the use of Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project) 

About Ventia 

Ventia is a leading infrastructure services company, operating across Australia and New Zealand. Our clients are the owners and operators of assets that are critical to our local communities. We pride ourselves on working smart, safely and sustainably, harnessing the latest technologies and brightest minds. With a diverse and proud heritage, we have a track record of delivering essential services to the communities in which we operate. 


Ventia is enriched by the diverse experiences, talents and cultures that our people bring to the organisation, while celebrating and respecting the communities we operate in. We are committed to providing a safe and positive environment that provides equal opportunities for individuals of all backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, LGBTQIA+, Women, Veterans and spouses and people with disabilities.

How to apply
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Position Reference Number: 158640

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