Principal Mechanical Engineer

Principal Mechanical Engineer

Job Title: Principal Mechanical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $150,000 to $170,000
Reference: 3025294
Job Published: December 20, 2019 12:01

Job Description

Principal Mechanical Engineer

Our client, an award winning leading global engineering consultancy, are looking to recruit a Principal Mechanical Engineer to join their Melbourne team. 

Benefits of the role:
  • This role will give you the opportunity to be involved in some of Australia's most prestigious projects and be involved in management of those projects. 
  • Award winning Engineering Consultancy
  • Global Career development opportunities
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Leading salary packages
Your key responsibilities will include;
  • Proactively managing selected projects or components of projects, managing subcontractors, managing the production of analysis and design (including drawings and reports), taking responsibility for resource allocation, collaborating with other design disciplines ensuring the integrity of the overall design, quality assurance, and client expectations are met; 
  • Providing input into the sector strategy/ business plans, as required, and contributing towards its achievement; 
  • Gaining a good understanding of the background of the client’s business and industry to facilitate building effective and enduring relationships and consolidating both company and personal credibility in the industry; 
  • Liaising with and assisting the Project Manager to ensure commercial aspects relating to the design team(s) (eg. contract, invoicing, debt, client management etc.) can achieve a successful result and with the client to keep informed of all developments, changes/modifications associated with the project; and 
  • Providing leadership and direction to the project team and taking a proactive role in developing team members to their full potential, leading by example. 
You will have:
  • 10+ years' demonstrated experience within mechanical design and management is essential; 
  • Relevant post-graduate experience, including supervising aspects of a project of significant scale and/or complexity, application of standards, managing of resources and technical knowledge; 
  • Experience of delivering designs and reports at all stages from concept through to final project and construction delivery; 
  • Demonstrated experience of managing inter-disciplinary design interfaces and/or projects; 
  • Demonstrated technical, commercial and delivery acumen and ability to lead, with good influencing, motivating and delegation skills; and 
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills, both internally and externally.
Design & Build specializes in recruitment for the Construction, Manufacturing, Engineering & Property industries on a national basis. Design & Build prides itself on only hiring recruitment specialists, finding the right people for the right jobs and doing the right thing by both job seekers and employers alike.
For any questions relating to this role please contact Cameron Rosie on 03 8535 3100 / or click apply. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential.

Thanks for your consideration.