Structural Engineer - Toowoomba, Queensland Australia - 43595



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 43595
Title: Structural Engineer
Job Location: Toowoomba, Queensland - Australia
Employment Type:
Salary: $80,000.00 - $110,000.00 - Australian Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: NO

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


This role would be ideal for someone who wishes to work for a small, skilled and focused consultancy that delivers critical projects to the community. You will establish yourself in a rural community that has all the benefits of a big city, without the costs. This is a great opportunity to establish or further your career and get ahead of the pack.

JOB DESCRIPTION

A long-standing Civil and Structural Engineering firm is seeking an experienced Structural Engineer to join their team in Southern Queensland. They service a wide range of areas, including South-East, South-West, Western and Central Queensland and Northern New South Wales.

This role is a hands-on opportunity and will see you designing and performing calculations for structural works. There is an emphasis on residential and commercial premises, however, you will have the opportunity to be involved in unique industrial projects as well. This role will also see you preparing fee proposals, working with junior engineers, coordinating with other designers and drafters, directly liaising with clients and contractors, performing structural inspections, writing reports and preparing details for drawings as required.

Some of the benefits of the role will include:

  • Working in a professional and well-established consulting firm;
  • Having access to a variety of projects that will build your portfolio and skills;
  • Consulting with varied clientele – Private Industry, Local Government and Government;
  • No middle management! You will have autonomy in your work and access to the Directors;
  • Designing for innovative and engaging projects; and
  • Seeing your projects contribute to rural and regional communities.

QUALIFICATIONS

The successful candidate will possess several skills and qualifications. Five plus years experience in a similar capacity is required, along with a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering. Accreditations such as RPEQ, NER and PE are highly desirable, but not essential. Exceptional leadership and communication skills are also required, to assist in dealings with team members, subcontractors, clients, consultants and other external parties.

It is essential that you possess experience with SPACE GASS design software and knowledge of RAPT and REVIT are desirable. A detailed understanding of relevant standards for timber framing, concrete, brick/block and steelwork structures and their practical application to the building industry will be viewed favourably as well. Experience with structural design concepts applicable to low rise residential, commercial and industrial buildings is essential.

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree

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