Company: Leap29
Skills: Structural Engineering
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: $65 - $75 per hour
Location: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Residential Role - Structural/Mechanical Engineer - Mining Consultancy - Perth / Western Australia

Duration: 12 Month to Indefinite Contract Role or Permanent option
Working Week: Standard 40 hour / week - Expect to work 45 hours
Location:Perth CBD - Residential Role
Rate:$ 65 to 75 / Hour (Inclusive of superannuation) (120,000 - 135,000 AUD / Annum)

The Company

An excellent boutique consultancy specializing in mechanical and structural engineering for bulk material handling systems. They have over four offices across Australia and a total of around 50 engineers working for them company wide.

They really value their employees and offer excellent careers prospects, they have a stable consistent work load and are considerate to the candidates personal situation.

This isn't the type of EPCM in Perth that rapidly ramp up and down.

The Work

• Undertake and lead advanced structural engineering studies and brownfield design projects for heavy mechanical structures used in the mining industry
• Manage a small team of engineers and designers to time, cost and quality objectives for multiple assignments
• Write clear, concise, evidence-based engineering consulting reports
• Develop relationships with clients at several mine sites, report on work in hand, develop new business
• Work on cross disciplinary projects with mechanical engineers
• Design and approve structural engineering drawings
• Site inspections of plant and equipment

The Requirements

• Minimum of 5 years of experience (Post Qualification)
• Degree qualified (Mechanical Engineering or Structural Engineering)
• Achieved or working towards chartership qualification
• Experienced in a technical engineering role working on the design and analysis of heavy steel structures used in mining or heavy industry.
• Experienced working within Australian standards.
• Previous experience working on Finite Element Analysis of material handling systems.
• Experience in the mechanical design of conveyor systems
• Ideally you should have gained experience working on AS4324.1 - Mobile equipment for continuous handling of bulk materials, general requirements for the design of steel structures
• Design and problem-solving skills
• Experience in ship-loaders, stacker re-claimers is an advantage but not essential
• Interpersonal skills for interacting with team members and clients
• Report writing and communication skills
• Site exposure and industry experience
• Ideally experienced in the following software platforms: Strand7, Space Gass, Limcon, Tedds, Solidworks, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Office

The Offer

An indefinite (open ended contract role) or permanent role
A flexible working environment that fosters initiative for engineers


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