Senior Mechanical (Piping) Designer

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1239647

Location Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Process - Mining & Metals

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added March 11, 2024

Our tier 1 EPCM client is currently seeking a seasoned Senior Piping Designer to join their team working on a major non-processing infrastructure project for a tier 1 mining operator. This valued role will join a 35 strong and growing initial project team to develop and connect new ore bodies into their clients existing mining hub.
Based in the heart of Perth CBD, this position offers a dynamic opportunity on an initial 12-month contract with potential extensions. We are looking for an individual with significant experience in non-process piping design, particularly across mining related projects in an EPCM environment.
The ideal candidate will thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative setting, bringing expertise and ingenuity to drive project success.

What you will do

  • Produce models and detailed technical drawings, in accordance with standards, policies and procedures.
  • Assist in basic design following through to detailed design – non-process infrastructure, water connections – pipelines, dewatering stations – pumping.
  • Provide technical support on gas crossovers – road, water & gas.
  • Contribute to the development of implementations of practical solutions.
  • Contribute to contractual requirements, management of risks and ensure work is completed to a high standard.

What you will bring
  • Advanced Diploma, Diploma or associate degree in relevant discipline.
  • Proficiency in MicroStation essential.
  • Demonstrate a solid track record with a minimum of 8 years in Piping Design (2D & 3D).
  • Mining non-process infrastructure / utility services background preferred.
  • Acute attention to detail coupled with adept problem-solving skills.
  • Need to be high energy and driven individual.
  • The ability to thrive in collaborative team environments and foster positive relationships.
  • Display exceptional written and verbal communication skills, along with strong interpersonal abilities.

We want every individual to truly feel like they belong when at work. Diversity and inclusion is a key part of our culture and success. Applications are welcome from all backgrounds.

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 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.
If you're ready to make a substantial impact and advance your career with a forward-thinking organization, we invite you to apply today to embark on this exciting journey.

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