Lead /Senior Mechanical Designer

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Job Reference 1195730

Location Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Industry Process - Mining & Metals

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added January 18, 2024

Lead/Senior Mechanical Designer – Brisbane, QLD



Airswift is seeking a Lead/Senior Mechanical Designer to work on an initial 12-month contract in Brisbane, QLD with a major mining and mineral processing company. 

This position is envisioned to working with a team of experts that leads the way in the challenging mining and minerals processing industry, contributing to a diverse range of projects including concept studies, detailed design, procurement, construction, commissioning while enjoying a supportive, innovative, and safety-focused culture. Your career will thrive, and your impact will be felt on a global scale.

Job Responsibilities

  • Produce models and detailed technical drawings, in accordance with standards, policies and procedures.
  • Facilitate design reviews and coordinate multi-discipline teams.
  • Use your initiative and experience to deliver practical layout solutions and designs Ensure project time and cost are met - monitor effectiveness of designs, scheduling of work, resource requirements and review compliance with project schedule and client expectations.
  • Liaise daily with Project Managers, Designers, Engineers, and clients.
  • Provide technical guidance and leadership to junior team members.
  • Demonstrate a high standard of personal safety and safe design practices.

Job Qualifications

  • 10+ years relevant experience working on mining and minerals projects.
  • An understanding of the key aspects of layout design. Simplicity, constructability, operability and cost effectiveness.
  • Well-developed communication skills.
  • Excellent attitude, team focus and commitment towards safety.
  • Proficiency in MicroStation design software desirable.
  • Relevant Diploma or Associate Degree advantageous.
  • Innovative thinker with the ability to work autonomously to deadlines.

About Airswift

With more than 7,000 contractors and 700 employees in over 60 offices worldwide, our talent pool and geographical reach are unmatched in the industry. For 40 years, Airswift has been passionately transforming lives through the workforce solutions we provide, including talent acquisition, global employment and mobility, managed solutions and consulting. We provide strategic support to our customers, resulting in trusted partnerships that are aligned and efficient. Our team of experts are ideally positioned to meet your needs, whether that is finding top talent, mobilising people around the world, implementing an agile workforce strategy or improving decision-making for workforce planning.
Only candidates with the right to work in Australia will be considered. (Australia Citizen, PR Holder, or Valid Australia working VISA)

If you would like to be considered for the position, please apply direct to this advertisement with your CV & contact details or contact Visa directly visanantini.mahendran@airswift.com or +61 (8) 61875360. I'm on LinkedIn as Visanantini Mahendran! Feel free to connect with me.





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