Design Technical Officer

The City of Rockingham

Rockingham, WA

Permanent, Full-time (average of 38 hours per week, worked on a 19-day month)

About the role


In this newly created role, you will be preparing landscaping and public open space designs for capital projects and upgrade works across the City. You will be involved in the end-to-end design process - from the initial concept/ scoping through to assisting with the preparation of budgets and contracts for completion of the work.


You are well versed in project management principles and possess a sound understanding of landscape construction techniques. You are a detail oriented, solution focussed person with a passion for designing sustainable and inclusive spaces for the community.


To be successful in this role, you must possess a qualification in Landscape Architecture or Urban Design with significant experience in your relevant field, as well as a current C Class driver’s licence.

What we offer


This position offers a cash salary of $75,162 per annum.


We value our employees and offer:


  • Up to 14.5% superannuation
  • A variety of health and wellbeing programmes
  • Flexible working arrangements, including rostered days off and two extra public holidays
  • Training and development opportunities including paid study leave and study fees
  • Salary packaging opportunities for motor vehicles, gym memberships etc.

Additional details


An information package is available on our website. Applications will be accepted until 4pm, Friday 24 March 2017.

The City of Rockingham accepts applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds. Applicants of the following groups are encouraged to apply: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people living with disability and people who speak a first language other than English.


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