Stormwater Engineer

Job No: 3760223
Location: Bendigo

  • Full time, Ongoing
  • Band 6, Salary Range $86,856 - $94,653 plus superannuation

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The City of Greater Bendigo is in the heart of central Victoria on Dja Dja Wurrung and Taungurung Country. Located just 90 minutes’ drive to Melbourne, our region offers all the benefits of a large city with a warm and welcoming country feel.

With a growing population, Greater Bendigo is an attractive region that boasts the Bendigo Art Gallery, theatres, stunning heritage buildings and natural surrounds that provide great recreational opportunities. We host a range of events and planning is underway for Bendigo to co-host the 2026 Commonwealth Games.

Our region is famous for its food and wine as well as having high quality education and health services. There is a wide range of housing options and excellent rail and road networks with Bendigo Airport having regular direct flights to Sydney. We provide over 65 important services to support our community which is heading towards a population of 200,000 by 2050. Now is a great time to join us!

The role

As our Stormwater Engineer, you join our supportive and collaborative team to provide timely specialist technical advice to a range of stakeholders regarding stormwater drainage and floodplain management. You will also lead the strategic planning, development and implementation of the City’s stormwater and flood management solutions and capital works programs. 

About You

To be successful in this role, you will have knowledge and experience in applying civil engineering and environmental principles and practices, specifically as they relate to stormwater drainage and floodplain management. Skills in project management, managing time, setting priorities and a strong customer service focus are all essential for this role.

If you hold a degree qualification with relevant experience in municipal hydrology and hydraulics, incorporating urban and rural stormwater drainage networks we welcome your application.

A satisfactory police records check is required for this position.


  • Remote working (up to 1 day a week)
  • Flexible employment arrangements including options for part time work and rostered days off plus generous leave provisions, paid parental leave, purchased leave, study leave
  • Learning and development opportunities A satisfactory police records check is required for this position.


If you require any further information regarding this position, including details on remote working options or flexible work arrangements please contact Phil Garner, Coordinator Infrastructure Development on 0436 810 369. 

To apply

Please submit your cover letter, outlining why you are interested in this position and detailing your relevant experience with your current CV/resume by close of business Tuesday 21 March 2023. 


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About City of Greater Bendigo

The City of Greater Bendigo is a proactive, flexible and dynamic employer, delivering more than 100 services to the community. The City is an equal opportunity employer, supportive of flexible working arrangements and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of diverse cultural and religious backgrounds, gender identities, sexual orientations and of all ages and abilities.

The City is a Child Safe employer.