Structural Engineer Level II

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1242443

Location Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Process - Mining & Metals

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added April 26, 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.

Your extensive experience in structural engineering and collaboration with diverse teams across multiple office locations will be invaluable in completing this crucial project, which plays a key role in the Energy Transition towards a low-carbon future.

  • 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.

Reporting to the lead structural engineer, you will support the structural design of foundations, steelwork for processing equipment, vessels, and pipe supports, as well as underground concrete works, culverts, and general non-processing infrastructure.

You will act as the main coordinator for workshare between various offices for assigned work areas, and perform detailed checks on work completed by workshare offices.
Your responsibilities will include:
  • Preparing calculation packages in support of the design.
  • Advising lead engineer when project scope is not clear and that assist with changes to comply with project change management processes.
Additionally, you will support the lead structural engineer in:
  • Scope management and cross-disciplinary coordination to meet customer requirements.
  • Proactively resolving discrepancies between the client and its customer’s project requirements.
  • Communicating effectively with the structural engineering team and project stakeholders, including the customer.
  • Identifying issues, developing solutions, and seeking assistance when needed.

  • Hold a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a related field.
  • Possess extensive experience in structural engineering design within the mining, energy, and/or infrastructure sectors.
  • Prior experience in heavy industrial or petrochemical plant projects is advantageous.
  • Familiarity with finite element programs is a plus.
  • Experience with software like MicroStation and AutoCAD would be beneficial.
  • Demonstrate a keen attitude to learn new design tools and adapt to different project delivery methods.
  • Capable of working independently as well as part of a team.
  • Possess a sound understanding of relevant local and international standards, as well as statutory and regulatory requirements.
  • Proficient in using structural engineering software such as StaadPro or Spacegass.
  • Exposure to oil and gas facilities is desirable but not mandatory.
  • Comfortable working across multiple platforms and environments, including Microsoft 365 suite and various collaboration tools.

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 OR with your updated CV/ resume & contact details.

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