Principal Technical Safety Engineer


Location: Perth

Job Type: Full time


Clough has an exciting opportunity for a Principal Technical Safety Engineer to join our Inhouse Engineering Team in working on one of the largest new energy construction projects in Western Australia! In this role, you will effectively be responsible for technical design deliverables working closely with stakeholders to ensure timely, cost effective and fit for purpose engineering and design output complying with company requirements.

This role will require occasional International travel.

Who we are

We are a pioneering project delivery company. We harness our people’s innovative thinking through engineering and construction solutions that deliver a sustainable future today.

We deliver high performing assets for the energy, resources and infrastructure industries underpinned by a dedication to innovation, sustainability and getting the job done safely and efficiently.

Our diverse workforce of over 1,000 people across Australia and Asia Pacific is committed to providing exceptional solutions that benefit our business, clients, and communities. Together with our parent company, Webuild, we are delivering some of Australia’s largest projects.

Who you are

Courageous. Innovative. Passionate. Creative. These are just a few words that describe you.

Your focus will include:

  • Delivery of technically acceptable engineering design services for approved work to ensure the development of high levels of client satisfaction and Clough’s business needs

  • Work with technical specialists to ensure specification compliance, technical integrity of design (technical performance)

  • Contribute to the development, implementation and improvement of systems across the division

  • Manage customer relations to achieve mutually satisfactory and technical program outcomes

  • Liaise regularly with manager to report progress, areas of concern / issues and potential changes

  • Be a proactive member of the team, prepared to work outside conventional boundaries in cooperation with other team members to ensure complete coverage of each work scope

What you will bring to the team:

  • Extensive experience in a Principal Technical Safety Engineer role within the Construction and Engineering industry

  • Tertiary qualifications in Chemical Engineering

  • Good knowledge of local and international Codes and Standards

  • Your ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team will ensure your success in this role

Clough’s people enjoy:

  • A competitive remuneration package

  • Flexible and remote work options to manage work and lifestyle commitments

  • Exposure to a range of iconic projects and industries  

  • Ongoing training for career progression

  • Industry leading paid parental leave program from the day you join

  • Excellent end of trip facilities and free gym onsite  

  • Mental health and wellbeing programs 

  • Employee assistance program for employees and their families

  • Special offers on private health insurance, salary packaging, banking, travel, groceries and more

  • Salary continuance insurance (criteria applies)

  • A supportive team culture and environment

We’re building a diverse workforce

At Clough, we are committed to building a workforce that reflects the communities in which we work and live, fostering an inclusive environment that accepts every person, embraces their strengths and differences, and provides opportunities for all to achieve their full potential.

We are a certified Employer of Choice for Gender Equality by WGEA, a WORK180 Endorsed Employer for All Women, a signatory of the Veterans’ Employment Commitment, a partner of Pride in Diversity as LGBTQIA+ allies, and an active member of CEOs for Gender Equity and Champions for Change Coalition.

Apply now to join us!

Once we receive your application, it will be reviewed for shortlisting. Should your application be shortlisted we will contact you.

Please note: Clough reserves the right to commence the shortlisting process for this role immediately and the right to remove the advertisement before the closing date. Agency submissions will not be considered for this position.


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