Structural Engineering Roles - Multiple Level

Competitive salary package, Flexi work arrangements (with options to work from home), Excellent work culture with career development opportunities.

Construction is the art of making a meaning whole out of many parts. Buildings are witnesses to the human ability to construct concrete things. I believe that the real core of all architectural works lies in the act of construction - Peter Zumthor

If you are a Civil Engineer and are looking for your next rewarding career move, then we may have an exciting role for you.

Our Client is an important subsidiary of an established Fortune 150 manufacturer within the building and construction services industry in Australia. We have two roles to be filled at different seniority levels that would fit in their design team:

  • Principal Engineer
  • Structural Engineer

It is a great platform to expand your skills and develop your career within the building and construction manufacturing industry in Australia, with opportunities to collaborate regionally.

These positions will be based in Melbourne, Australia.

Structural Engineer

Key Responsibilities:

  • Delivery of complete selected design work, components of design and related technical activities to customers.
  • Utilise engineering tools optimally to increase work efficiency and develop efficient work practices.
  • Ensure technical reviews are carried out on a regular basis and high-quality design solutions are prepared in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Collaborate with internal and external teams in delivering technically complete design solutions and support product specifications.
  • Manage technical risk mitigation, safety and value in design processes.
  • Present communication and delivery of technical literature and tools to customers and internal stakeholders.
  • Ensure compliance of team to work safety regulations, polices & procedures and company culture.

Required Skills & Experience:

  • A Bachelors degree in Engineering, preferably Civil or Structural Engineering.
  • Experience in Commercial Construction and/or Civil/Structural Design is desirable.
  • Good experience in concrete design and precast concrete
  • Strong leadership capabilities with ability to lead a team of engineering according to business direction and align work accordingly. Able to lead by example.
  • Strong desire to develop and manage teams with good problem-solving skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to collaborate well cross-functionally and with key stakeholders. A team player.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications, presentation skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.

Principal Engineer

This is a more senior role in terms of experience and portfolio to manage.

Below are the responsibilities in addition to the listed responsibilities and skills above:

  • Minimum 6 years working experience in a Construction and Civil/Structural engineering environment with at least 2 years Consultancy experience.
  • Registered building practitioner or equivalent.
  • A chartered Professional Engineer (EA and/or ENZ approved) is a must.
  • 80/20 leadership mindset

Other Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and support the business through effective co-operation, cross-selling and trade-up opportunities through excellent client and leadership management.
  • Lead teams through project management with a strong sense of efficiency, cost-effectiveness and quality assurance.
  • Encourage a culture of quality, innovation, entrepreneurship with a drive to excel and take ownership of quality outcomes.


  • Competitive salary package
  • Flexi work arrangements (with options to work from home)
  • Excellent work culture with career development opportunities

If you meet the requirements and would like to be part of this global organisation, tell us how you meet the above criteria, highlighting your leadership capabilities by providing examples in your Cover Letter clearly mentioning the title of position applied for.

04/11/2019 $0 Eastern Suburbs 1 Engineering
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