Senior Structural Engineer

About Westera Partners

Westera Partners Pty Ltd (Westera) is one of South East Queenslands most respected Consulting Engineering firms. The business commenced operations on the Gold Coast, expanding to Brisbane, Northern NSW and recently adding a fourth office in the Sunshine Coast. With expertise in Structural, Civil and Environmental Engineering the business has an enviable reputation for delivering superior quality consulting engineering services.  The team is young, ambitious and carries a wealth of experience in the following fields of structural engineering;

  • Luxury and Prestige Residential;
  • Residential townhouses;
  • Multi-residential;
  • Commercial / Industrial
  • Aged Care facilities
  • Educational facilities
  • Community & Service Clubs
  • Civil Infrastructure / Bridges

About the role

We are currently looking for a Senior Structural Engineer to join our team. The role will be based in our Gold Coast office located in Southport, working on a full time basis.

The primary responsibility of this role will be to design and manage multiple structural engineering projects that are aligned with the principles of the business and current regulations, and develop strong working relationships internally and with key clients, architects, government authorities and support services.

Westera has an ISO Accredited Quality Management System. It is the responsibility of all team members to comply with this system and to contribute to the continuous business improvement.

About you

To be successful in this role you will have a minimum of 8 years post graduate experience, hold a Bachelor degree in Structural Engineering or equivalent and current registration with CPEng/RPEQ.

Your software design skills will be advanced and you are comfortable providing mentoring to team members. Modelling skills in Strand7 and Inducta software would be considered as an advantage.

You should be able to demonstrate your business acumen by providing examples of your projects where you have maximised margin through a complete understanding of scope, cost, variation and your overall understanding of the financial and contractual obligations of each project.

Your ability to problem solve technical matters should be advanced with strict adherence of regulations and code compliance, and by applying creative, efficient and effective design solutions.

You should have a personable approach and advanced communication skills as you will need to engage and build rapport with all stakeholders internally and externally. In summary you should be dedicated, motivated, proactive and enthusiastic.

Most importantly your passion to provide designs and service to our clients that exceed their expectations and are compliant, cost effective, value adding and creative will ensure your ongoing success and future development with Westera.

Candidates will need to hold a current, unencumbered drivers license.

About the benefits

This is a highly varied and fast-paced position. Westera works on a variety of challenging and stimulating projects. You will love being able to find innovative solutions for clients and seeing your work being created.

Westera values the professional growth and development of all employees. Along with providing mentoring to team members, you will be offered the same mentoring and development opportunities. The business requires all employees participate in the annual performance and development cycle where employees are offered the opportunity to set their own development goals which include on the job training, learning from others and external training.

The business offers an Associate Program, and there is an Employee Referral Program where you could be rewarded for referring your friend to their next job.

Most importantly, you will enjoy working in a high energy environment with a team of dedicated professionals who love what they do!

Don't miss this opportunity to make a difference and join a growing talented team in a well-respected Engineering Consultant firm - Apply Now!

Local knowledge will be considered an advantage. Please no international applications

07/09/2020 $0 Gold Coast 1 Engineering
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