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Senior Designer - Civil - Brisbane

Macmahon is a leading Australian contract mining company with projects throughout Australia and South-East Asia.

Delivering a comprehensive range of surface mining, underground mining and engineering services to the resources sector, Macmahon offers great opportunities for a diverse and exciting career in mining.

Macmahon’s civil entity, TMM Group, is currently seeking a Maintenance Supervisor to join the team at the workshop facility located near Coppabella, Queensland.

TMM Group delivers design and construction services to the resource, mining, energy and infrastructure industries across Australia. TMM manage all projects from prefeasibility and concept studies, through to full project execution, EPC and EPCM.

Job Summary

This role will be responsible for project management, professional/technical engineering, engineering design and review, standards, survey work, inspections, GIS supervision and applications, CAD, and other engineering software applications

Job Responsibilities

Health, Safety and Risk

  • Ensure individual compliance with all relevant legislation, codes of practice, Macmahon and Client instructions, policies, procedures and practices


  • Prepares and approves designs for engineering projects in accordance with general engineering principles and standards
  • Conducts construction inspections, reviews and approves contractor pay requests; reviews and processes construction change orders
  • Provides design data for surveying and engineering applications
  • Prepares legal descriptions, documents and draft agreements
  • Ensure all relevant documents are submitted efficiently and accurately on time for processing
  • Able and willing to conduct other tasks when required


  • Ensure work is done correctly the first time to the acceptable standard so there is no rework

People Management

  • Supervises, trains, and evaluates Civil Engineers and Engineering GIS staff

Team Contribution

  • Support employees and contractors to comply with all relevant policies and procedures
  • MS Office and Other Applications
  • Makes Improvements
  • Technical Reporting
  • Scheduling and Forecasting
  • Cost Control, Estimating and Awareness
  • Grows and Leads Teams
  • Makes an Impact
  • Ensures Accountability
  • Technical Knowledge and Practical Application
  • Drives Results
  • Impacts Commercial Outcomes
  • Sets Direction
  • Builds Effective Relationships
  • Develops Self and Others
    Physical Requirements
    • Ability to Adapt to Different Projects/Clients Requirements
    • Ability to Travel when Required
      • Manual Driver's Licence (C Class)

      You’ll be supported by a management team that rewards effort, is passionate about developing their workforce and provides outstanding opportunities to excel. If you have the skills and experience we’re looking for and would enjoy being part of a talented, tight-knit team that values integrity, courage, agility and teamwork, we look forward to hearing from you.