Company: Wood
Skills: Engineering Manager
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Perth, Western Australia, Australia


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently seeking Engineering Managers to join our Mining and Minerals team based in our Perth & Brisbane offices.

The incumbents work closely within the project and the engineering team to effectively deliver projects and studies and further improve the engineering systems, processes and support requirements in the office.

Join the energy revolution. The Wood Mining & Minerals teams in Perth and Brisbane are developing projects from grassroots to help the transition into renewable energies and the latest technologies in energy production, storage and distribution. Lithium, rare earth elements, gold and vanadium are some of these examples.

We are developing new and novel processes and adapting current processes to these commodities to support this buoyant industry. We do not stop at beneficiation and we take it all the way to feedstocks for end users. We work for clients at different tier levels and who are progressing to get projects off the ground and into production.

Reporting to the Technical Director - Engineering functionally and to Project / Study Managers while working on projects, you will manage the engineering design for specific studies and projects to ensure that designs are in accordance with project requirements and company goals.

Key duties:
  • Provide input to project activities through leadership in design
  • Establish client requirements for documentation, design review and design deliverables
  • Review all designs activities and ensure design deliverables are produced on time and within budget
  • Effectively manage and lead a high performing team to achieve team goals
  • Continuously work on improving engineering systems and methodologies


Skills / Qualifications

For be successfully shortlisted, we are looking for individuals with a strong track record with large scale mining clients and/or companies.
  • Bachelor Engineering or equivalent from a recognised institution
  • 15 years design or project engineering experience, with 10+ years in the mining and metals processing field
  • Working knowledge of the design, construction and commissioning processes
  • Proactive and forward-thinking nature
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills second-to-none

Please note, you must have the right to work in Australia to be considered for these roles and be based in Perth or Brisbane to be considered. If you have plans to move, please include a Cover Letter stating your intentions.

Apply now to join the Wood community!

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.