Senior Structural Engineer

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1239724

Location Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Process - Mining & Metals

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added March 11, 2024

Job Overview
Airswift is presently seeking an accomplished Senior Structural 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 Structural Engineer with high levels of technical engineering expertise, gained in the built environment, to help deliver and execute project of high complexity. You would have experience with interaction with local government, approval process associated with non-ferrous processing plant as well as experience with dealing with difficult geotechnical condition.

What our client can offer 
  • Flexible work arrangements!
  • 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
  • Support effective communication with the structural engineering team and project stakeholders, including the customer.
  • Identify issues and problems, develop appropriate solutions, and ask for assistance when required.
  • Support the lead structural engineer and team in meeting client specifications within deadlines and budget.
  • Manage scoping and advanced structural analysis for various projects, including secondary crusher, screening, HPGR, and stockyards.
  • Coordinate with other disciplines to ensure project success.
  • Supervise structural drafting as needed for project completion.
  • Resolve discrepancies between the client and its customers’ requirements proactively.
  • Stay updated on structural engineering advancements and innovations.
  • Facilitate effective communication among the structural engineering team and stakeholders.
  • Identify and solve issues, seeking assistance when needed.

What you will bring
  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related field with extensive experience in structural engineering design for the resource sector.
  • Preference for experience with challenging brownfield sites and advantageous experience in the Resource Sector.
  • Familiarity with EN and BS codes preferred.
  • Ability to work independently or collaboratively with a strong focus on delivery and service.
  • Proficiency in local and international standards, statutory, and regulatory requirements.
  • Experience developing civil designs following Australian Standards.
  • Proficient in civil engineering software, particularly Spacegass and/or StaadPro.
  • Comfortable working in various platforms, including Microsoft 365 and collaboration tools.
  • Advantageous experience collaborating with diverse teams across different locations.
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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