Senior Structural Engineer (Mining)

Job Title: Senior Structural Engineer (Mining)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Western Australia, Australia
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 2018-09-23
Reference: BH-87489
Contact Name: Tim Sholer
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 16, 2018 02:26

Job Description

NES Global Talent is working closely with a leading Mining Organisation in Perth, Western Australia to identify a Senior Structural Engineer for a full-time permanent role. The successful candidate should have previous experience assessing existing mining refinery structural assets and the ability to manage and resolve risks and issues identified within agreed budgets. Candidates must have mining materials handling and process industrial plants design experience in Australia.

Your responsibilities in the role
  • Provide technical structural engineering advice
  • Report business risks, issues, technology and best practice to management
  • Define and reduce risks at all times
  • Develop business cases and agree budgets with management
  • Rectify issues with structural assets within defined business cases
  • Approval of structural changes to assets to relevant standards
  • Provide technical direction and mentor team members
  • Prepare structural engineering designs and scopes of work
  • Plan, design and incorporate emerging technologies
  • Maintaining the highest levels of Health and Safety
  • Promoting the Company’s Values
What you need to be successful in the role

  • Tertiary engineering qualification (eligible for full membership with Engineers Australia)
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a practical approach to engineering problems
  • Excellent people management and interaction skills
  • Good investigative and reporting skills
  • Comprehensive knowledge of relevant Australian standards
  • Extensive experience with heavy mining and process industrial plants
  • Experience in a technical leadership role highly regarded
  • Ability to mentor and coach less experienced engineers
If you are looking for a new and exciting career challenge then please apply.

We will only contact candidates who meet the criteria for the role and with the Right to Work in Australia.