Structural Design Engineer


Location: Adelaide, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Perth

Job Type: Full time


Mineral Technologies is the global go-to partner for mineral processing solutions at every stage of the mining project lifecycle. Our strength is connecting the right solutions to the right project, so you never have to compromise on performance. Mineral Technologies has been working with customers in mining operations for over 80 years. a subsidiary of the Downer Group, and delivers innovative, cost-effective process solutions for Iron Ore, Mineral Sands, Silica Sands, Coal, Chromite, Gold, Tin, Tungsten, Tantalum and a wide range of other fine minerals worldwide.

Overview / Responsibilities

Mineral Technologies is currently seeking a Structural Design Engineer on a full time basis. This role will report to the Regional Lead Structural Engineer.


  • Perform structural analysis using hand analysis, or using Spacegass or Strand7 FEA software
  • Prepare and review project documents
  • Prepare Engineering sketches, liaise with and direct drafters
  • Review drafting models and drawings, certification
  • Reviews and check work undertaken by other Structural Engineers
  • Work on projects in a multi-discipline engineering team
  • Embrace Company ‘ZERO HARM’ safety standards
  • Site visits

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Structural/Civil Engineering
  • experience in structural design
  • CPEng and RPEQ
  • Sound experience in Spacegass engineering software
  • Demonstrated experience in design of industrial structures
  • Sound application of design standards AS1170, AS4100, AS3600
  • Excellent skills in use of Microsoft Office applications, especially Excel and Word
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team
  • Good communication skills

Desirable skills:

  • Experience in Strand7 FEA engineering software
  • Basic experience in AutoCAD
  • Experience in design of structures for mineral processing and mining plants
  • Experience in working through all stages of the EPC project: study, detailed design, workshop and construction support
  • Experience in both green and brown field projects
  • Site experience
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