Structural Engineering Job Requirements
We are on a lookout for a motivated and ambitious Senior Structural Engineer to join us and become part of something excitingly new. On offer is a quiet and peaceful work environment where you will be rewarded with the opportunity to put your personal touch on design projects while participating in growing the design team.
In this role, you work independently to prepare structural and civil design documents from concept to completion and to apply your technical skills to deliver detailed and easy-to-follow designs. You are not expected to be client-facing, but to focus on delivering high-quality designs that are practical and clearly laid out to assist Builders and Tradies in understanding the requirements and building the structure. If you have a can-do attitude and process and success-oriented mindset, this is an opportunity not to be missed.
Your tasks and responsibilities include, but not limited to, the following:
✓ Prepare structural design documentation for different types of projects (i.e. residential, commercial, industrial).
✓ Thoroughly review and analyse design documents prepared by other Engineering Consultancies.
✓ Recommend and offer practical and economical solutions to technical problem.
✓ Contribute to innovative and technical improvement of projects and designs.
✓ Provide QA check of design projects done by other members.
✓ Ensure compliance with Australia standards, WHS, and QA.
✓ Develop designs and specifications for commercial projects.
✓ Assist with legal Forensic Engineering cases when needed.
✓ Manage the training of new staff when required.
✓ Meeting KPIs and ensure turnaround times.
✓ Certify and sign-off design documentation.
Skills and Experience:
✓ Minimum 10 years of local professional experience in designing and managing various types of projects (e.g. Carports, Garages, Warehouses, Retaining walls, Apartment buildings, single and double story houses, Conventional roof structure, Temporary propping system, extensions, damaged building rectification works, strengthening design of building elements for added applied loads etc.).
✓ Completed Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering recognised by Engineers Australia.
✓ Experience with Space Gass, Structural Tool Kit, and Auto CAD.
✓ Ability to work without supervision and as a member of a team.
✓ Solid technical knowledge of Australian Standards.
✓ Registered Building Practitioner (RBP) is a must.
✓ Completion of work within deadlines.
What we offer:
✓ MFS is committed to providing life satisfaction for its members. We offer highly competitive salaries, an excellent opportunity to work on critical projects, and unique company culture, all to create a rewarding work environment. We are dedicated to eliminating discrimination and contributing to equal opportunity in the workplace. If you feel you are eligible, this is your opportunity.
The application process consists of three parts:
an introductory job interview, a practical discussion, and a final meeting.
These steps might take place on multiple days. A social media screening might be part of the procedure.