Principal Structural Engineer

Principal Structural Engineer

Job Title: Principal Structural Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: $140k - $150k package
Reference: EER10062020
Contact Name: Emily Roberson
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 19, 2020 05:46

Job Description

My client is Structural & Civil Engineering Consultancy who specialize in Multi-Residential & Commercial projects working with Tier 1 clients. They're looking for a Principal Structural Engineer to join their team off the back of successful project delivery and organic growth. 

Roles and Responsibilities of the Principal Structural Engineer will include:

In this role, you will lead project teams to deliver high-profile projects across Sydney from concept to completion. You will be responsible for the successful delivery of projects, achieving client and project partner satisfaction, repeat and new business. 
  • Operate as Project Director / Design Manager on all projects
  • Liaise with clients, including escalations / build relationships
  • Resource allocation amongst your group
  • Financial management: Billable targets, Forecasts/invoicing/ time sheet reviews for your team
  • Highly experienced in project management
  • Broad and in-depth experience and understanding of Design management and engineering principles;
  • A people-centric and solutions-driven approach with excellent holistic problem-solving skills;
  • Part of the leadership team
  • Contribute to business initiatives
  • Be part of any growth / business process improvement projects
  • Recruit / performance manage
  • Mentor younger leaders
Experience required:
  • Minimum 12 years of engineering design experience within an engineering consultancy         
  • Advanced understanding of structural design principles and their application to engineering design and construction
  • Advanced understanding of Australian Building Codes and Standards and their practical application
  • Experience producing technical reports and developing concepts that add value to a project
  • Experience using ETABS, SAFE and Bentley Structural Enterprise software.
  • Experienced in several of the following areas of design: masonry, composite construction, post-tensioned concrete, precast concrete, pre-tension, pre-stressed concrete, reinforced concrete, structural steel, timber and cross laminated timber panel construction
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Structural Engineering
  • Membership with Engineers Australia as CPEng and NER
With the current Health situation we are all experiencing in the community please allow for a slightly slower process as this situation evolves, I will endeavor to respond to all in a timely manner and provide updates on live vacancies.

For any questions relating to this role or other opportunities with D&B and our clients please contact Emily Roberson on 02 9376 8200 or click apply. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential.

Thanks for your consideration.