Senior Structural Engineer

South Brisbane, Australia Countrywide
12 Oct 2016
11 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs is one of the world's leading providers in technical, professional and construction services. We specialise in architecture, engineering and construction, operations and maintenance, as well as scientific and consulting. Our client portfolio includes industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

About the opportunity

Jacobs Queensland is renowned for the excellence of our technical consulting and project delivery expertise. With a wealth of project in the pipeline we are seeking to appoint a key role in our Rail and Structures team - we are currently looking to recruit a Senior Structural Engineer to join our talented and respected Transport business.

Based in South Brisbane and reporting to the Section Manager, as a senior member of the structural engineering team, this position will allow the successful candidate to contribute to the design, management and direction of projects within the Structural Engineering Section. You will contribute to the growth of the JACOBS business, leveraging off existing and new clients both internally and externally. You will also be expected to mentor less experienced engineers, strengthening the core capability of the SEQ team to support the growth of our successful business in transport infrastructure. Whilst your key focus will be on the project related design work, you will also have the opportunity to support the wider Jacobs business, both nationally and internationally.

About You

The successful candidate will have a demonstrated background of the design process, co-ordination of work with other design disciplines and the efficient management and delivery of designs within budget, program and quality constraints. You will have a practical knowledge of construction methods and accustomed to producing high quality solutions delivering projects to client's expectations. Whilst previous experience with the management and leadership of small teams is not essential it would be beneficial to the growth of this role. Experience working in and managing work in a design and construct environment is highly recommended.

To be considered for this role you will have a relevant tertiary qualification (minimum BEng), RPEQ plus extensive structural engineering design experience. Recent experience must include the structural design for transport infrastructure related projects whilst bridge design experience is preferred. You will have applicable knowledge of design and documentation standards. You will draw from extensive experience to undertake detailed structural analysis, calculations and design work.

Why Jacobs

At Jacobs we offer rewarding careers with ongoing development opportunities, flexible working arrangements and a culture that is collaborative and inclusive. As part of the Jacob's APAC team you will have access to a wide range of lifestyle benefits and corporate discounts. We believe in collaboration and knowledge sharing, from global virtual teams to local work sharing options.

Achieve more with a global brand. Apply online by clicking on the link below or call Michelle Duffy, Recruitment Lead - Northern Region +61 7 3026 7998 for further information.

Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.