Senior Engineer (Melbourne)

  • Trans-Tasman consultancy

  • Opportunity to grow and develop the business and your profile

  • Strong team culture with a great working environment

We are seeking a motivated and driven engineer, who is passionate about making a positive impact on the environment and community. With a team of 45+ in New Zealand, this is a unique and exciting opportunity to work with our small Melbourne based team to grow our presence and network in Victoria, and Australia. We are looking for an intermediate/senior engineer to provide specialist technical advice to our clients and team on a range of interesting and multidisciplinary projects. You will also have a key role in continuing to develop the business which in turn provides you with the opportunity to grow your career and profile.

As this is a strongly client facing role and a key influencer within our team, you will be a great communicator with excellent interpersonal skills. Also critical is a real passion for the environment and sustainability, after all, it isn't just a buzzword at Morphum Environmental – we are passionate about the environment and walk the talk.

We have been in Victoria for 8 years and have established a strong presence in both the public and private sectors. We are looking to build our senior expertise, so you may already be in a senior role looking for an exciting new opportunity to take ownership and continue to build our presence here, or you could an intermediate engineer looking for that next career step.

We have a strong company and team culture and people love working here. We work hard and have a fun, vibrant culture. We pride ourselves in providing a working environment which fosters learning and development and our team feel recognized and valued.

Although we would prefer this to be a full time permanent role, our focus is on delivering the best possible solutions to our clients, so for the right person, we are happy to provide flexible working and/or reduced hours as we believe in supporting our team in their personal endeavors too.

Your background, experience and attributes will include:

  • Extensive professional experience (ideally 8+years)

  • Bachelor of Civil or Environmental Engineering

  • In-depth knowledge in engineering design scoping and investigation

  • Local experience is a must

  • Experience in assessment, planning and design of stormwater, wastewater and water infrastructure

  • Understanding and experience in the application of water sensitive design, integrated catchment management and hydrology

  • Experience in contract management and site supervision

  • Experience in asset management is highly preferable

About Morphum

Morphum Environmental is an industry leader in civil and water engineering services, environmental management services, sustainable land development, planning, and sustainable management. We have won and been finalists for numerous industry awards in engineering and sustainability. We comprise a talented, driven and dynamic team of consultants and are frequently invited to present at industry conferences. Our underlying goal is to develop effective and lasting solutions that benefit our clients, their communities and the environment.

How to apply

If this sounds like you, please apply by sending your CV and cover letter to  In your cover letter, make sure you tell us about the most exciting project you have worked on and how your skills can add value to Morphum Environmental.  Check out our website for further opportunities