Senior Structural Engineer

Stantec Australia

Location: Wollongong

Job Type: Full time


Senior Structural Engineer - ( 2300006E )


Collaborate with a diverse team of technical specialists to work on major infrastructure projects throughout NSW!

Job Description:

Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

We care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

Due to a strong pipeline of new project work we are seeking for a Senior Structural Engineer based in our Wollongong office. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a team of social and professional engineers to deliver great projects.

Our structural team is a highly respected and established group of engineers that possesses a solid pipeline of work. You will be working on and leading projects across a range of engineering disciplines, particularly in water infrastructure, industrial and civil structures.

Day to day tasks would involve:

  • Design and document structural engineering solutions to meet the requirements of Australian Standards and best industry practice.

  • Have a design approach of providing our clients with great value. This includes practical and good value designs, responsive service and a can-do attitude.

  • Mentoring junior staff in structural engineering and undertaking reviews of structural models, calculations, specifications and drawings.

  • Prepare high-quality reports and other related documents.

  • Coordinate engineering designs with other disciplines.

  • Carry out construction phase services including inspections.

  • Help win work and drive a result orientated and enthusiastic culture for project delivery.

  • Contribute to the growth of the company in the market place including participation in business planning activities.


To be successful for this role you'll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Structural Engineering, other relevant qualifications and industry experience. CPEng Qualification will be looked upon favourably.

  • Proven experience with structural design software such as; SPACEGASS, Strand7, RAPT, STAAD Pro, Inducta etc.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills. Well-developed interpersonal skills to develop, maintain and enhance internal and client relationships.

  • Proven experience in time management and organisational skills including the ability to manage resources and delegate tasks effectively.

  • Attitude of taking initiative, enthusiasm, and eagerness to learn.

  • Ongoing commitment to professional development through self-study, training and seminars, and maintaining your Continual Professional Development (CPD).

About us

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 350 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, water, transport and infrastructure projects to life. Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning is built on a nearly 200-year history. So, when we take on a project, we see the opportunity to make a lasting connection with the people and places where we live and work.

How to apply

If you are interested and believe you would be a good fit, submit your application online including a CV and Cover Letter

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Primary Location : Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong

Organization : BC-3040 CommDev-AU New South Wales

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Jan 23, 2023, 10:02:49 PM

Req ID: 2300006E

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