Job Details

Civil Design Manager - Client Side

  • WA - Perth
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • $145k - 195k pkg p.a
Are you an experienced Civil Engineer or Design Consultant looking to become a Civil Design Manager?

No longer looking to design but rather manage the design process?
A high-profile, end-user organization with significant capital reserves has appointed us to search and select a client-side Civil Design Manager for their Capital Projects team which has a capital project spend of up to $200m/year across all projects from $100k – 1bn.
Why work here? Some employee benefits are;
  • Genuine annual bonus incentive
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Free parking
  • Corporate discounted private health insurance
  • Social club (optional)
  • Wellness Program including free counselling
  • Learning & development opportunities
  • Income protection policy
  • Onsite childcare facilities
  • Modern end of trip facilities
  • Discounts to various retail and miscellaneous businesses
  • Salary guide: $145k – 195k pkg incl 10% bonus (commensurate with experience)
With an extensive proposed infrastructure delivery plan in place, the Civil Design Manager will take projects from conception to construction tender documentation stage where the project is then handed over to a Project Manager.

This blue-chip facility is well-known for their varied stylish building and infrastructure projects using cutting edge technology and renewables in a rewarding environment where all ideas are supported, providing the staff great job satisfaction.

This is a self-managing role where work-life balance is encouraged, often enforced!
Criteria for the Design Manager:
  • 7+ years experience in design coordination/management or client-side Project Manager roles
  • 7+ years experience in the civil infrastructure sector
  • Proven Design Management experience otherwise employment longevity served as either a Design Consultant or Design Coordinator and ready for the step up to Design Manager
  • Experience in writing scopes and briefs and then manage the consultants outputs knowing the level of detail required
  • Determination of design deliverables experience
  • Strong stakeholder engagement and management skills
  • Tertiary qualified in civil engineering or construction management
  • The right to work in Australia
  • Perth-based or en route within 4 weeks
For more information
For a confidential discussion over your suitability to this position, please contact Mike Gray on 0415 544 175 or email
All inquiries and applications will be treated in strict confidence.
About Infracon Australia
We are a Perth-based specialist engineering and construction recruitment business, providing professional placements to civil and building contractors to help drive the growth across the infrastructure, resources and construction sectors Australia-wide.