Senior Structural Engineer – Buildings

GHD

GHD has a career opportunity for a Senior Structural Engineer – Buildings to join our Structures team in Northern New South Wales. Based in Newcastle, you will join a close-knit team of experienced technical professionals who continue to service a strong portfolio of buildings projects in the Property and Buildings market. This team provide technical advice, design and documentation services and construction phase services for buildings and related infrastructure projects for a range of public and private sector clients.

GHD delivers highly functional, economical, safe and optimised structures by applying well-planned construction methodology and contemporary design technology. We work collaboratively with our clients as an integrated project team to provide designs that focus on constructability, simplicity, innovation and technical excellence.

This opportunity will see you stepping into a lead role and utilising your specialist skills to support diverse projects within a highly regarded group of technical professionals. With passionate leaders, support for your ongoing growth and development and all the resources to succeed, you will play a central role within the team and make your mark on high impact project outcomes.

This role is available on either a full time or part time basis.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Developing lasting client relationships based on trust and delivery
  • Delivering projects from proposal to design documentation and construction
  • Providing engineering and technical advice to both internal and external clients
  • Liaising with all levels of the organisation to ensure project milestones are met and all design and documentation is complete
  • Mentoring and assisting other team members to facilitate a learning and collaborative environment
  • Contributing to major building projects on the east coast of Australia

What you will bring to the role:

  • Highly-motivated and degree qualified with 10-20 years structural building design experience on a variety of infrastructure or complex buildings projects
  • You will possess a thorough working understanding of structural design software packages and be competent in design, documentation and construction supervision
  • Sound knowledge of all applicable regulations, Australian codes and standards
  • Proven ability to work cohesively as part of a multi-disciplinary team and ability to work to deadlines
  • Proven leadership and ability to manage multiple projects effectively
  • Relevant Bachelor’s degree qualification, CPEng status or working towards
  • Registration under the NSW DB&P Act would be favourable, as would a good working knowledge of mine subsidence impacts on buildings.

GHD embraces hybrid work arrangements to create a work environment focused on well-being, flexibility and productivity where GHD people can thrive, this supports the diverse needs of our workforce while balancing the benefits of remote working with the value of face-to-face collaboration in the office.

Interested? Apply now

Contact Alan Field
T +61 2 4081 3202

GHD is an equal opportunity employer, and we want everyone to be able to fully participate in our recruitment process. We value a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people of all identities.

GHD embraces hybrid work arrangements to create a work environment focused on well-being, flexibility and productivity where GHD people can thrive, this supports the diverse needs of our workforce while balancing the benefits of remote working with the value of face-to-face collaboration in the office.

There may be government or client requirements which require an up-to-date COVID-19 vaccination for this position.

About Us

Why GHD?

Being the best we can be is in our culture.

We are a family of smart, innovative and creative problem solvers. In our employee-owned company, everything feels like it matters more. Challenge us and help us come up with new solutions to ensure water, energy and urbanisation are made sustainable for generations to come.

 

Our commitment to you

Commitment is a powerful word that defines how we do business, how we serve our clients and how we care for one another. We will support your needs by giving you the tools to do your best work and then recognise achievements. We will set your curiosity free to allow brilliant minds to do their best work. We will invest in new ideas, removing barriers where we can. Finally, we will encourage you to collaborate with thousands of diverse people across our global business.

Who we are

We are committed to solving the world’s biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and urbanisation. GHD is a global professional services company that is a leader in engineering, construction and architectural expertise. Established in 1928, we remain wholly owned by our people. We are 10,000+ diverse and skilled individuals, yet we are proudly ‘One GHD’ across more than 200 offices, spanning five continents – Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America, and the Pacific region. Delivering extraordinary social and economic outcomes, we are passionate about building lasting relationships with our partners and clients.

Posted 10m ago
Full time
Newcastle NSW
Closing Tuesday, 28 February 2023

How to apply

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