Senior Civil Engineer

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1238139

Location Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Process - Mining & Metals

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added February 6, 2024

Job Overview
Airswift is presently seeking an accomplished Senior Civil Engineer to join our client on a 12-month contract at one of their facilities in Perth, CBD.

Ideally, you will be a skilled Senior Civil Engineer with high levels of technical engineering expertise, gained in the built environment, to help deliver and execute a project of high complexity. You would have experience with interacting with local government, approval process associated with urban development as well as experience with dealing with difficult geotechnical condition.

What our client can offer
  • Supportive work environment where innovation is inspired, and new ideas are encouraged.
  • The opportunity and support to develop your career globally.
  • A competitive remuneration package.
  • A global company commitment to all things related to health, safety and the environment.

What you will be doing
  • Reporting to the lead civil engineer, you will support a team of civil engineers and designers to meet the Client, its Customers' and applicable statutory and regulatory specifications, on time and within budget.
  • Responsible for the technical delivery of all civil related elements relating to an iron ore project including access roads, construction pads, bulk and detail earthworks associated with a new primary crusher, coarse ore stockpile, screening, secondary crusher, stockyards as well as general mining support infrastructure development.
  • Be responsible for the following:
  • Scope management.
  • Promotion of workshare between various offices.
  • Cross disciplinary coordination to ensure successful delivery of Customer’s requirement.
  • Proactively resolve any discrepancies between the Client and its Customer's requirements.
  • Keep up to date with the latest developments and technical innovations in civil engineering.
  • Support effective communication with the civil engineering team and project stakeholders, including the customer.
  • Identify issues and problems, develop appropriate solutions, and ask for assistance when required.

What you will bring
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering or relevant undergraduate degree.
  • Work experience in civil engineering design in the urban environment and/or infrastructure sector.
  • Experience with problematic brownfield site conditions preferred.
  • Experience in Resource Sector will be an added advantage.
  • Prior experience in UK environment is advantageous.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Be highly driven with a focus on delivery and service.
Technical and Industry Experience
  • A sound knowledge of applicable local and international standards and statutory and regulatory requirements.
  • Exposure to developing civil design across a range of project cycles using Australian Standards.
  • Knowledge of managing regulatory approval process is critical.
  • Agile with working in multiple platforms and environment including the use of 365 suite and various other collaboration tools.
  • Competent use of civil engineering specific software.
  • Worked with team with diverse background.
We welcome applicants who closely align with our requirements but may not meet all criteria to apply, as we value diverse perspectives and recognize the potential for growth and development within our dynamic team.

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 1000 employees and 9,000+ contractors operating in over 130 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 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 directly to this advertisement or send your application via email to with your updated CV/ resume & contact details.

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