Senior Mechanical Engineer

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1192865

Location Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Process - Mining & Metals

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added August 30, 2023

Senior Mechanical Engineer – Perth, WA

Our client is in search of a Senior Mechanical Engineer to oversee a team of engineers and designers working on a substantial, long-term project for a top-tier EPCM mining client. This role will be based at their facilities in Perth, WA and offered on a 12-month initial contract.

Job Overview:
We are currently seeking a seasoned Senior Mechanical Engineer to play a key role in delivering detailed design and engineering all the way through to approval for construction. As a Senior Engineer, you will be supporting a team of engineers and designers working on replacing a critical facility that is at the end of its life. This position offers a chance to be involved in a unique, multidisciplinary project for a top-tier iron ore mining client.

Key Responsibilities:
Join our team as a Senior Mechanical Engineer and take the lead in a thrilling, long-term venture with a prominent iron ore client. This opportunity centers around revitalizing a crucial facility that has served its purpose and is now poised for a transformative upgrade. Your role involves immersing yourself in the specifics, devising meticulously planned design schedules, meticulously tracking progress, and ensuring meticulous design elements, specifications, and documentation are seamlessly integrated to facilitate the project's smooth progression.

Your impact goes beyond engineering prowess. As a mentor, you'll play a pivotal role in nurturing junior engineers, guiding their growth, and shaping the engineers of tomorrow. Your influence extends beyond the background, as you become a dependable resource for your project team, offering sound advice and technical expertise. Additionally, you'll embrace your role as a communicator, articulating well-considered recommendations to our valued clients. Your professionalism and approachability will foster strong partnerships with our collaborators.

In essence, your role as a Senior Mechanical Engineer is about steering a pivotal project from inception to completion, ensuring precision in every technical aspect, guiding your colleagues, and collaborating closely with our clients to deliver a project on time and within budget.

About You:
A seasoned candidate with a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering and proven relevant professional experience within a mining environment. Boasting demonstrated expertise in managing projects encompassing materials handling, conveyors, and hydraulics, including DEM analysis review. Proven proficiency as a technical leader and people mentor, showcasing expertise in overseeing engineering and design teams. Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills highlighting the ability to cultivate strong professional relationships, both internally and externally, ensuring collaborative success.

Benefits on Offer:
  • Empowerment with a knowledgeable and nurturing leadership team.
  • Embark on a journey of innovation, where your voice challenges convention.
  • Embrace work-life harmony through flexible hours and remote possibilities.
  • Flourish in a culture that prioritizes your well-being and unleashes your potential.
  • Elevate your daily routine with state-of-the-art, spacious end-of-trip facilities.
  • Thrive in a values-driven community where success is a shared venture, and support is paramount.
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.

Play a pivotal role in shaping our trajectory forward and unlocking a world of possibilities. Don't hesitate – take action now and apply today to spearhead progress as a Senior Mechanical Engineer in a leadership capacity!

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

Please apply direct to this advertisement with your CV & contact details or contact Patrick Chick directly via or 6146 4363.

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