Senior Structural Designer

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1194189

Location Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Process - Mining & Metals

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added October 17, 2023

Our client seeks a Senior Structural Designer for a Perth based role on a 12 month initial contract.

We are looking for talented individuals to bring their structural steelwork and concrete design experience gained either in the iron ore industry or other related industries, to help us deliver and execute a long life and highly complex iron ore mine of the future.



  • Reporting to the lead designer, you will part of talented team of structural engineers and designers to deliver of all structural related elements relating to material handling facilities including brownfield tie in scopes to existing Coarse Ore stockpile as well as non process infrastructure.
  • Support the development of 3D models
  • Producing 2D drawings using MicroStation from 3D models.
  • Detailed checking of steel and concrete drawings
  • Support the coordination of workshare between various offices
  • Cross disciplinary coordination to ensure successful delivery of Customer’s requirement
  • Support effective communication with the structural engineering team and project stakeholders, including the customer.

What you will bring

  • Awarded a 2 or 3 year technical diploma with discipline specific training or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • 8 years plus experience in structural design in the mining, energy and/or infrastructure sector
  • Prior experience of working within medium to large projects within multidiscipline environment is essential
  • Experience in concrete design including checking is essential
  • Experience in Resource Sector is preferred but not essential
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Be highly driven with a focus on delivery and service

Technical and Industry Experience 

  • Worked in a project with a 3D modelling workflow
  • Extensive experience in Microstation is required.
  • Sound knowledge of 3D package Prosteel is required
  • Knowledge of other packages such as Tekla will be viewed favourably
  • Knowledge of E3D or PDMS will be viewed favourable for future projects
  • Prior experience in detailing of concrete reinforcement is advantageous
  • Worked with team with diverse background

If you would like to be considered for the position, please apply direct to this advertisement with your CV & contact details, or contact Visa via or +61 08 6187 5360

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



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