Senior Structural Engineer

Senior Structural Engineer

Job Title: Senior Structural Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Canberra
Reference: 3106017
Job Published: February 27, 2020 11:16

Job Description

Design and Build have partnered with a local construction company delivering leading edge, quality prefabricated timber buildings. They are seeking a senior structural engineer to support a strong pipeline of projects.

You will have previous experience delivering structural services for residential single level homes and multi - level apartment buildings with the ability to build rapport and establish relationship with residential builders.

Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, you will be responsible for the coordination and management of projects with a strong focus on dealing with clients and stakeholders. Your familiar with post tension design and CAD software with the confidence to supervise a technical design team.  
The core benefits of this role are;
  • Work with an and up and coming leader in the delivery of quality timber prefab projects.
  • Excellent salary package and career development opportunities.
  • Great opportunity to be a technical and business leader
Day to day activities will include
  • Coordination, management and delivery of structural projects
  • Liaise with a variety of stakeholders to provide engineering solutions including developers, builders and internal production staff
  • Providing technical leadership, mentorship, and advice to technicians in the company
  • Be involved in developing quality assurance engineering strategies in order to ensure safe and reliable operations and meet regulatory requirements
  • Supporting business development and marketing activities through technical presentations in a variety of forums and through the development of relationships with clients as a trusted advisor.
The successful candidates will have:
  • Degree level qualifications in structural engineering accredited to Australian standards
  • Minimum 7 years’ experience in leading and delivery of relevant structural projects
  • Demonstrated influencing, motivating and delegation skills
  • Strong technical capability & understanding to ensure quality service delivery
  • Preferably you will be recognised as or ability to achieve Chartered Engineer status
Design & Build specializes in recruitment for the Construction, 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 Kelly Power on 03 8535 3100 / 0412 747 198 / or click apply. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential.
Thanks for your consideration.