Senior Structural Engineer

Perth, Australia Countrywide
18 Sep 2018
25 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs is one of the world's leading providers in technical, professional and construction services. We specialise in 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

The Senior Structural Engineer role is based in Perth, WA and reports to the Chief Engineer, as well as Project Managers across a wide variety of projects. We are looking for engineering professionals with solid experience in a similar role within a design and execution team. The position is initially for a minimum period of 6 months with the possibility of further work pending project requirements.

The position will be responsible for

  • Project work - concept design stage through to detailed design
  • Developing project budgets / resource needs and contributing to project bids
  • Design checking
  • Guiding work of project team
  • Preparing reports for projects - design requirements, feasibility reports etc
  • Interacting with 'clients' - sometimes internal eg project manager and sometimes external eg client project manager or client structural reviewer
  • Managing and monitoring performance with respect to time, quality, budget
  • Interfacing and co-ordinating with others on project teams
  • Directing and mentoring less experienced engineers - generally on the project but may also apply across the section
  • Monitoring project team performance and providing feedback to team members and their team leaders

About you

  • Engineering degree qualifications.
  • Extensive experience within execution projects.
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of the team.
  • Mentor our junior members and drive technical excellence in delivery.
  • Proven successful delivery of projects.
  • A desire for personal development and a keen eye for detail.
  • A focus on quality and performance.
  • Ability to develop and drive proposal plans for particular opportunities.
  • Provide high quality and practical technical solutions on projects
  • Project and structural design management of projects
  • Resource management at project level
  • Solid experience in client interaction
  • Ability to support client managers and project managers through a team oriented project delivery focus
  • Efficient management of resources, budget input to ensure projects run on time, to budget and to agreed quality.

Why Jacobs

At Jacobs we offer rewarding careers with ongoing development opportunities, flexible working arrangements and a culture that is collaborative and inclusive.

Our Structural Engineering Team in Perth is a key team in the wider Asia Pacific business and provides opportunities to work on national and international projects. This role comes with significant future potential to work across Jacobs globally leading some of the world's largest industrial projects.

Achieve more with a global brand.

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.

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