Senior Structural Engineer

Posted 18 October 2023
Salary $180000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Engineering
Contact NameSimon French

Job description

Currently offering an enticing opportunity for an experienced Senior Structural Engineer to become a valued member of a distinguished Geotechnical team.

As a Senior Structural Engineer, you will play a crucial role within the highly skilled and award winning Geotechnical team. This position allows you to leave your mark on cutting-edge, forward-thinking projects that will have a lasting positive impact on communities across the nation for generations to come.

The Role:
The leading Geotechnical and Tunnels team shares a profound commitment to technical excellence. As a vital contributor, you will play a key role in delivering forward-thinking, effective technical solutions to both internal and external clients. Your involvement will drive the advancement of construction methodologies and the innovation of temporary works design initiatives.
Your wealth of technical expertise will be harnessed across a wide array of projects within the extensive client portfolio, which includes award-winning teams in Transport, Water, Wastewater, and Mining. 
You'll collaborate with some of the industry's most accomplished experts in Structural Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, and Tunneling. Your contributions will be integral to the successful bidding and execution of projects, with unwavering support available at every stage from our skilled resources across the national business.

Some of the key projects the client have delivered nationally include:

  • North East Link Early Works 
  • The Gold Coast Seaway Project 
  • Melbourne Metro 
  • Sunbury Level Crossing Removals
What you’ll do:
  • Lead the planning, management, and successful execution of intricate structural engineering projects in Melbourne and throughout Australia.
  • Ensure that projects are consistently delivered within specified timeframes and budgets, consistently surpassing client expectations.
  • Stay updated on the latest advancements in technologies, methodologies, and research and development within the field.
  • Take on the responsibility of planning and overseeing smaller projects or specific sections of larger projects.
  • Contribute to the design of both temporary and permanent structural systems. Additionally, engage in regular internal peer reviews of technical deliverables.
  • Exhibit safety leadership by identifying and mitigating high-priority safety hazards, particularly during Safety in Design assessments and during the peer review process while considering construction activities.
  • Participate in training activities, mentoring, and knowledge transfer to fellow engineers and team members, including the training of less-experienced engineers to promote technical excellence.
  • Develop, schedule, coordinate, and oversee the workforce involved in significant engineering projects to ensure they meet established completion deadlines.
  • Conduct quality assurance activities and prepare all necessary project documentation.
  • Prepare proposals, reports, and high-quality deliverables to present to clients.
About you:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil/Structural engineering 
  • Professional Chartered Engineer (CPEng) (or working towards it) 
  • Extensive industry experience as Senior Structural Engineer (preferably 8+ years)
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in the design of temporary and permanent structural systems 
  • Previous experience with trenchless/tunnelling construction, microtunnelling construction or stage stage support.
  • Experience with “First Principle” design of complex structures 
  • Experience in using structural FE design software
About The Company
This company is one of the world's leading engineering professional services consulting firms, bringing together approximately 6,000 talented people across 14 offices in Australia. 
Their vibrant workplace culture is an important part of what makes this a great place to work.
This company Prioritises the health and wellbeing of their people by offering:
  • Flexible working
  • 12 months parental leave
  • Opportunities for global mobility
  • Purchased additional leave
  • Competitive remuneration among many more benefits designed to help you shine. 
Think this could be the opportunity for you? Please click APPLY NOW or reach out to Simon French at 2XM Recruit on 0415 170 360 /