School of Civil Engineering

Mr Jason Van Der Gevel

Senior Laboratory Technician
Office: 49-105:1
Phone: +61 7 3365 3901

Prior to working at Civil I worked in the building and construction industry for 20 years.  My time at Civil has predominantly been running and maintaining the hydraulics laboratory.  I’m also heavily involved in day to day design and manufacturing various components and apparatus.

Contact me if you:

  • Need to borrow any field gear relating to water studies or coastal engineering
  • Need any information regarding any experiments run in the hydraulics lab
  • Need any specific equipment made to suit your requirement
  • Need any testing and tagging of your electrical equipment
  • Need to book the Civil Engineering ute
  • Require a first aider


  • Cert III solid plastering
  • Cert III business management
  • Automotive Pre-apprenticeship
  • Construction blue card-0191873
  • Confined space entry qualified
  • Test and Tag licensed-D10444
  • Elevated work platform type - SL
  • Workplace health and safety officer-02262880
  • Forklift-0003054996
  • Basic Welding (TAFE certified)
  • First Aid including CPR