Principal Engineer (Structures), Transport and Main Roads

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Company: Transport and Main Roads
Category: Architecture and Engineering Occupations
Published on 2021-07-24 19:18:20
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Structures; Engineering & Technology; Infrastructure Management and Delivery; Brisbane

Transport and Main Roads (TMR) is a vital government agency moving and connecting people, places, goods and services safely, efficiently and effectively around Queensland. Of significant scale and scope, TMR and its people share a common value – to drive positive change and to make a difference. If you want to add value to Queensland, this is the role for you!

Principal Engineer - Structures

• Diverse, State-wide asset management, maintenance & rehabilitation

• Deliver program efficiencies to make a difference for QLD

• Technical + operational + people leadership

The Organisation - delivering for Queensland

Transport and Main Roads (TMR) is a vital government agency moving and connecting people, places, goods and services safely, efficiently and effectively around Queensland. Of significant scale and scope, TMR and its people share a common value - to drive positive change and to make a difference. If you want to add value to Queensland, this is the role for you!

The Opportunity - Newly Created

As Principal Engineer (Structures) you will lead a team managing the risk of the State's bridge and structural asset network through governance, advice and support. This exciting and vital role is newly created and you will be involved in managing a range of tasks linked to asset operation and management of the Queensland road bridge, culvert, large traffic management signs, and tunnels infrastructure network.

To do this you will be applying best practice asset management principles, methodologies and frameworks, and ensure appropriate governance related to structural inspections and management methodology. You will provide creative solutions to maintenance and rehabilitation problems for clients, identify workflow efficiencies to manage the volume of inspections, and promote the application of emerging asset management technologies. 

Your operational, tactical and strategic advice to stakeholders and internal clients about bridge network inventory, condition, maintenance, level of service, asset life and performance will help them plan for the future. As a leader of people ( direct reports), you will ensure alignment to TMR's transformational journey including client centric orientation, meeting of team and personal accountability expectations, and modelling the standards of professional behaviour.

Your suitability and experience.

We are seeking professionally qualified, technical team leaders, who have a demonstrated history of meeting corporate service delivery expectations plus a good understanding and application of risk management, Project Management and Asset Management. Knowledge of Heavy Vehicle Policies and the State's road and transport infrastructure management systems, particularly in regard to structures will be well regarded.

Bachelor of Engineering (or equivalent) and RPEQ Registration as a Professional Engineer (or ability to obtain registration) are mandatory.

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