Senior Bridge Engineer

Stantec Australia

Location: Perth

Job Type: Full time


Senior Bridge Engineer - ( 2300028H )


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.

About the role

We are currently seeking a full time Senior Structural Engineer - Bridges to join our Perth based transport delivery team and play an integral role in leading the growth of our bridges portfolio. With many exciting major infrastructure projects in the pipeline, this role will be responsible in overseeing the delivery of projects to ensure the on-going profitability and success of the business by providing technical leadership on local design outputs and ensuring all work meet the requirements of the clients and stakeholders.

Day to day tasks would involve:

  • Provide bridge / structural designs, and technical reviews associated with various projects including bridge rehabilitation schemes, strengthening and replacement works.

  • Develop design concepts and carry out detailed design of simple and complex bridges, underpasses, retaining walls and other infrastructure structures.

  • Prepare design documentation, technical reports and client specifications.

  • Provide design expertise on large and small projects during tender and proposal writing.

  • Manage design packages of small- and large-scale projects.

  • Liaise with stakeholders to ensure that work is within scope and complies with appropriate standards and guidelines.


To be successful for this role you'll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Structural Engineering

  • 8 - 10 years of experience in the design, and delivery of bridge engineering packages within multi-disciplinary transport infrastructure projects

  • Well versed in Structural/ Bridge analysis design software such as STRAND 7, SPACEGASS, Autodesk Structural Bridge Design, AND MIDAS.

  • Previous experience in load rating and strengthening of timber bridges.

  • Previous experience working on major projects (MRWA / PTA or similar)

What we offer

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

  • Flexible Working Arrangements including purchasing up to 4 weeks additional leave and provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part time employment.

  • 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

  • Professional Memberships

  • Salary Continuance Insurance (SCI)

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Programs

  • Service Recognition Awards

  • Employee Assistance Program

About us

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 intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. 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 keen for a new opportunity and ready to make a difference, we welcome your interest in our team! Submit your application online including a CV and Cover Letter.

Notice to recruitment agencies: Please note that we do not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or recruitment agencies.

Primary Location : Australia-Western Australia-Perth

Organization : BC-3050 Transpt-AU Delivery

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : May 25, 2023, 4:19:01 PM

Req ID: 2300028H

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