Senior Structural Engineer

Stantec Australia

Location: Perth

Job Type: Full time


Senior Structural Engineer - ( 230000I4 )


Our Structural team within Community Development business unit in Perth is seeking an Intermediate or Senior level Structural Engineer in a permanent full-time role. Based in our Adelaide Terrace office and reporting to the Team Lead this role will suit someone who is familiar with working in Buildings, building construction who can inspect and coordinate architectural and building services.

In this role, you will be performing wide variety of building structural design, developing project scopes and budgets, managing design process and overseeing design elements through construction.

About the role

  • Perform broad, varied and diverse structural engineering design tasks on assigned projects under general supervision of the lead or manager, including engineering drawings, engineering reports, presentations, and required applications to regulatory and/or funding agencies.

  • Engage in the development of design through sketches, electronic models, diagrams, and other visual formats, and prepare and revise documentation in various structural phases including site plans, cross sections, diagrams, submittal reviews and response to information requests as required.

  • Assist project engineers with developing and managing the project scope including cost estimates, budget, staffing and schedule.

  • Assist the senior project structural engineer in preparing the conceptual, preliminary and final design and attends client project requirement meetings.

  • Involved in the permit process, which may require meetings with clients, contractors, reviewing agency personnel and governing entities.

  • Prepare portions of engineering project proposals, change orders, client contact and communication pertaining to specific projects.

  • Coordinate technical activities and designs with personnel in other disciplines and departments serve as a liaison between project engineer and design team.

  • Prepare structural engineering feasibility studies by analysing engineering design, conducting environmental impact studies, and assembling data.

  • Comply with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation anticipate future legislation, enforce adherence to requirements, advise management on needed actions.

  • Confirm adherence to construction specifications during each phase of a project. Monitor project progress, inspect construction sites, and verify calculations and placements.

About you

  • Demonstrated structural design experience within commercial and industrial

  • Familiarity with Australian Codes and standards preferred.

  • Experience in reporting, structural condition assessments, remediation works.

  • Experience in project management, ability to co-ordinate works across disciplines.

  • Experience in co-ordination with other members of team, drafting, engineering etc.

  • Experience in construction management, liaising with contractors and builders on site

  • Tertiary qualification in Engineering with specialty in Structural Engineering. CPEng preferred but not required

What we offer

Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing.

  • Genuine Flexible Working Arrangements - Including work from home opportunities, provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part time employment.

  • Option to purchase up to 4 weeks additional leave.

  • Learning and Talent Development Programs - Including Global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning

  • Mentoring for your own development and the opportunity to mentor others

  • A friendly team environment, with dedicated and enthusiastic staff committed to producing high quality service and deliverables

  • Professional Memberships

  • Salary Continuance Insurance (SCI)

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Programs

  • Service Recognition Awards

  • Employee Assistance Program

About Stantec

The Stantec community unites approximately 25,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, energy, resources, water, environmental, transport and infrastructure projects to life.

Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction, and commissioning begins at the intergroup of community, creativity, and client relationships.

How to apply

Please click on Apply and submit your CV or for further information, please contact Sanjay Kumar, Senior Talent Acquisition Consultant via phone 0423 474 198 or email

Please note that no agency applications will be accepted at this time.


Bachelor of Civil Engineering

Primary Location : Australia-Western Australia-Perth

Organization : BC-3047 CommDev-AU Queensland

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Jan 31, 2023, 6:35:01 PM

Req ID: 230000I4

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans

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