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  • Job reference: RMS0197776

Senior Structural Engineer - Mining

  • Sector: Mining
  • Location: Perth, Western Australia
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 03/08/2018
  • Duration: permanent
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The Role:
You will be the lead structural engineer on this world class site in Australia's South West. Reporting directly into the Senior Asset Manager, it will be your responsibility to ensure all structural engineering efforts are completed at the highest standards. Regular liaison with project managers, maintenance and ops managers, and structural contractors will be required.

A great opportunity to live in a location that most would consider a paradise, Bunbury is only a 2 hour drive from the Perth CBD. For FIFO workers looking to stay in a site based role but would love the opportunity to see their family every night, this is a fantastic opportunity.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Analyse structural risks and ensure they are controlled at a tolerable level.
  • Build business plans for structural life extension projects with lowest total expenditure.
  • Act as the final authority for all structural projects on site.
  • Technical lead on direction of work, risk and costs for fit for purpose designs to required standards.
  • Remediate structural defects by preparing engineering designs and scopes of work.
  • Develop structural designs for large capital project portfolio.
  • Assign work to others, coach and mentor structural engineering team members.

The Company:
Our client, a global mining operator, has an emphasis on strong cultural values with an overriding commitment to health, safety, environmental responsibility and sustainable development with a reputation for embracing diversity and developing people's long term potential and careers.

Industry Leading Benefits:

  • 9 Day Fortnight
  • Full Relocation Assistance
  • 16.5% Superannuation Contributions
  • 15% Performance Bonus
  • Share Plan (S&P/ASX 20 Listed)
  • Discounted Home Loans

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Extensive Technical Experience with Management Experience
B.Eng Structural or Mining Required - Postgraduate Preferred
Mining Industry Expertise

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