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Structural Engineer - Brisbane, Queensland

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Work type: Permanent
Location: Australia - NSW, Australia - QLD, Australia - VIC
Categories: Engineering

  • Great career step into a well-established and supportive team of engineering professionals
  • Varied and interesting commercial, property, mining and infrastructure projects
  • Can be based in Brisbane, Sydney or Melbourne including flex work options

This is an excellent opportunity to learn from our specialists and develop your civil/structural engineering expertise and career

About the role

Reporting to the Principal Structural Engineer, you’ll assist the team to develop concepts and undertake detailed design for a wide variety of structures in the commercial, property, mining and infrastructure sectors.

These structures shall vary from the design of rock climbing walls, modifications to commercial buildings, crane assessments, earth retaining structures, machine foundations, portal frames, bridge assessments, mining and heavy industrial related structures, temporary works, and demolition engineering.

Steel and concrete design in accordance with Australian Standards will comprise most of your work. You will also be involved with project management, site inspections and construction support. Our team has high quality and checking standards and prefers the use of 3D models and Finite Element Analysis (FEA) – you will have opportunities to learn and develop your analysis skills.

You’ll work closely with designers, various engineering disciplines, project managers and other Tetra Tech professionals regularly.

You will quickly become involved with clients and learn how to appreciate their design criteria, specifications, and scopes of work, so that you can deliver efficient engineering projects.

About you

Critical to your success will be:

  • 2 to 5 years of experience as a structural engineer
  • A thorough knowledge of the Australian Standards for design of concrete and steel design
  • A Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Civil/Structural Engineering recognised by Institute of Engineers Australia
  • Experience in structural modelling - specific experience using Spacegass and Strand 7 software packages would be advantageous
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a must as you’ll be communicating regularly with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ambitions to obtain CPEng and RPEQ status

About us

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of engineering services to the resources and energy sectors. Our talented engineers cover all disciplines across procurement and construction management and deliver projects across Australia, Asia and Africa.

In over three decades of operation we’ve delivered studies, detailed design, EPCM and EPC projects to our mining and infrastructure clients across all phases of the project life cycle from studies to  ongoing operational supports.

Since joining Tetra Tech, we’ve combined the resources of a global, multi-billion dollar company with local expertise in Australia and New Zealand.

It’s a strong combination that’s supporting our growth and creating exciting opportunities.

Our culture and benefits

Our culture is underpinned by our values and our behaviours: doing the right thing; exploring new ideas; collaborating and sharing knowledge and ensuring our own and each other’s well-being.

Our flexible work practices are important to our culture too. 

We understand that work is only one of the things we do in life. That’s why we’ve introduced our new flexibility option which allows you to purchase up to 4 weeks of additional leave on top of your regular annual leave.

Our benefits include:

  • Supportive and flexible work environment
  • Commitment to your career development
  • Competitive salary package
  • Purchase of additional leave on top of regular annual leave
  • Paid Parental and Partner Leave
  • Employee stock purchase plan  

We believe in equal opportunity

We care about what makes us different - and it’s our people.
We value our unique backgrounds, experiences and thinking. Our clients do too. They’re the very things that fuel collaboration and ingenuity in the solutions we deliver.


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