Lead Mechanical Engineer

Kwinana, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1181807

Location Kwinana, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Process - Mining & Metals

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added August 8, 2023

Lead Mechanical Engineer – Kwinana, WA

Our client is seeking a Lead Mechanical Engineer to work within their facilities located in Kwinana, WA on a 12-month initial contract.

Job Overview:
Our client seeking a highly skilled and experienced Lead Mechanical Engineer to join their Kwinana-based team in delivering various projects within the mining industry with a focus on processing plants.
As a key member of their team, you will lead the delivery of mechanical engineering services and provide expert support to the high performing team of engineers and designers.

  • Deliver mechanical engineering services that meet our client, its customers' and applicable statutory and regulatory specifications, on time and within budget.
  • Initiate, manage and if required supervise mechanical engineering project requirements.
  • Ensure the project scope is clear and that changes comply with project change management processes;
  • Provide assistance and advice during procurement, construction and commissioning activities.  For example, write requisitions, conduct technical bid evaluations and write purchase orders. 
  • If required, act as the mechanical engineering Lead on specific projects.
  • Proactively resolve any discrepancies between our client and its customer's requirements.
  • Identify issues and problems, develop appropriate solutions, and ask for assistance when required.

What you will bring:
  • Recognised degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • A background in delivering projects within mining, process plants and chemicals industry.
  • Competent use of mechanical engineering specific software.
  • Significant experience in a Lead Mechanical Engineer role, preferably within an EPCM environment.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.

About Airswift
Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients. 
With over 800 employees and 7,000 contractors operating in over 70 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry and the level of experience, exposure and expertise that the organization has is unparalleled.

Only candidates located within Australia, with full Australian working rights will be considered.

For further information please contact Patrick Chick via +61 8 6146 4363 or patrick.chick@airswift.com

AS Job Number: 1181807



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