• Title
    Mechanical Engineer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Mechanical
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer to join our Mining and Minerals group based in our Perth office. 


    Reporting to and being guided by the Engineering Manager, you will undertake mechanical design work spread across a range of current projects.  We need a competent engineer to find engineering solutions to problems, undertake design tasks and work closely within a multi-discipline team environment to deliver results within set timeframes and budgets.


    We are looking for someone who possesses a natural curiosity, a positive attitude coupled with personal integrity and a capacity for resilience in the face of change.


    Key duties:

    • Prepare deliverables of the discipline design section in line with the needs of the customer and regulatory authorities
    • Responsible for production of engineering deliverables including drawings, calculations, specifications, reports and evaluations
    • Ensure that information flow to drafting and other disciplines serves to maximise output (clear, concise, correct and practical)
    • Provide technical support to the projects and estimating department
    • Review vendor data and oversee design scope changes

    Skills / Qualifications

    Skills & Qualifications:

    • Degree in Mechanical Engineering from a recognised institution
    • Member of the Institution of Engineers Australia, or willing to work toward membership
    • 3 - 5 years’ experience, ideally in the mining and minerals processing industry
    • Demonstrated technical engineering knowledge
    • Strong analytical, literacy and numerical skills
    • Well-developed computer skills and knowledge of databases, spreadsheets and engineering programs
    • Demonstrate a commitment to HSE

    Candidates must have full working rights in Australia to be considered for this role.


    If you’re an experienced Mechanical Engineer, ready to step up to the next level then we are keen to hear from you today. 

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  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.


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