Design Engineer

Gold Coast Queensland

Responsibilities include;

  • Carry out ground engineering and structural design assignments under the direction of the Engineering Manager and Senior Design Engineer.
  • Be able to work closely with the estimating and construction teams to ensure designs are efficient, commercially viable and adding value to PCA’s clients.
  • Monitor changes to designs and assist the Project Managers to effectively manage changes within efficient time frames.
  • Participate and support in industry best practice, health, safety and environmental initiatives.
  • Carry out Quality Assurance and Quality Control activities within the design team.

The preferred candidate will also have the following skills and attributes;

  • A minimum of a Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering.
  • The successful candidate will ideally have a minimum of three years work experience post-graduation preferably in the field of foundation or slope stability design.
  • It will be essential the successful candidate has a “Can Do” attitude, we are looking for a new team member that seeks solutions.
  • Candidates that have had experience in the ground engineering sector will be favourably considered. This includes such areas of design such as piled foundations and/or slope stability.
  • The candidate should be reasonably proficient in the use of AutoCAD.
  • Experience with one or more of the following design programs such as Piglet, Wallup, LPile, SlopeW, Group and PLAXIS would be considered an advantage.
  • Clear written and verbal communication skills are a mandatory requirement for this role.

A remuneration package commensurate with the applicants skill set will be discussed prior to appointment.


Please apply for this role by sending your resume and supporting documentation to