Senior SMP Field Engineer


Location: Perth

Job Type: Not Specified


Requisition ID: 89794

Job Category: Engineering

Location: Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Join a company that is passionately committed to the pursuit of a better world through positive change. With more than 65 years of business and technical expertise in mining, energy, and infrastructure, our 10,000 colleagues in 150 countries tirelessly work toward bettering the industries in which we operate. With practical solutions that are safe, innovative and sustainable, we think globally while acting locally.

Our Project Delivery Group (PDG) is a dynamic team of professionals passionately committed to world-class project delivery across the globe. With expertise in sustainable studies, asset building and operations, and industry-leading efficiencies, our best-in-class team leverages methodologies, governance and systems that are unparalleled in the engineering space. Are you looking for an opportunity to join a diverse group of professionals who are committed to remaining exceptional? We look forward to hearing from you.

Join the Hatch team on a world class Lithium Hydroxide facility south of Perth, Western Australia. As one of the largest Lithium Hydroxide sites in the southern hemisphere, the Kemerton Expansion Project supports the transition from fossil fuels to clean energy. Our vision at Hatch is to be part of the solution that supports a sustainable environment for future generations.

Looking to take the next step in your career? Hatch is currently seeking a Senior SMP Field Engineer to join our Project Delivery Group (PDG) in a Project based opportunity. This role is Drive In, Drive Out on a 14 day on 7 day off Roster

As the successful candidate, you will:

  • Apply your technical knowledge and experience towards ensuring that construction work complies with the relevant statutory requirements, project design specifications, codes and standards
  • Maintain a strong health and safety focus within the field engineering team
  • Develop and maintain a collaborative relationship with the Client’s construction management team
  • Manage and resolve cross-discipline clashes or conflicts when discovered in engineering deliverables (drawings and specifications)
  • As applicable, assist with constructability input and construction sequencing
  • Provide technical assistance to QA/QC including review and approval of QA test reports and documentation where required
  • Manage and where possible respond to field information requests and site design change requests (TQ/RFI, ECN, SI) through clear written/oral communication
  • Review contractor supplied deliverables including as-built documentation
  • Coordinate third party inspections in conjunction with consultants and other authorities
  • Generate and/or check field sketches or red-line engineering deliverables
  • Manage, control and maintain onsite piping drawings, files and registers

You will bring to the role.

  • BSc/B.Eng. degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Field engineering experience
  • Experience working on large or complex projects in a multidisciplinary environment
  • Experience in working with and managing diverse, multicultural teams that are located in different parts of the world
  • Excellent attitude towards safety and a demonstrated ability to comply (and oversee others to comply) with Hatch, Client and/or legal safety regulations
  • Appropriate physical condition to suit the demands of the job.

To be considered for this role you must have current work rights in Australia (i.e. Australian Citizen, a permanent resident or eligible work visa).

Why join us?

What we offer you?

  • Flexible work environment
  • Long term career development
  • Think globally, work locally

Don't meet every single requirement? You don't need to. At Hatch, we are building a diverse, inclusive workplace that fosters innovation. If you're interested in this role, we encourage you to apply even if your past experiences don't perfectly align with the skills we've listed.

We're committed to fostering a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate and serve. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers applicants without regard to age, race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran, or any other protected status. If you have any accommodation requirements, please let us know. We'll do our best to meet your needs in accordance with applicable local legislation.

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