Mechanical Engineer

Aurecon brings ideas to life to design a better future. Imagining what is possible, we turn problems into solutions. We provide advisory, design, delivery and asset management services on variety of projects across the globe. We seek to unravel complexity, create clarity and invent new value for clients and we use our unique thinking to provide innovative solutions. To see more, visit

We bring ideas to life by partnering with clients and use our innovation and expertise, with technology, to solve their complex problems. 

Our people are empowered to deliver our vision – fostering human achievement and enhancing communities, in partnership with our clients. Our projects are diverse and recognised for engineering and technical excellence by independent industry awards nationally and internationally.

About the role:

We have an opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer to join our Adelaide Energy & Resources team and play a part in the technical delivery of a large number of projects.  This position is one based on the sustained growth of our business in Adelaide and will primarily work with clients spanning the oil & gas, mineral processing and water sectors.

The requirements of the position will include:

  • Mechanical design for fluid systems, specifically;
    -  sizing and specifying fluid handling equipment such as pumps, compressors, filters, tanks, pressure vessels, dosing systems, packaged plant for water treatment, hydrocarbons or chemical industries
  • Preparation of design, design calculations, plant layout, data sheets, specifications, scopes of work, equipment, line and valve lists
  • Participation in HAZOP and Safety in Design processes

What we are looking for:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent with experience in a design environment.
  • Strong relationship and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to adapt & work effectively with teams both in Adelaide & interstate
  • A self-starter, someone who is comfortable to work autonomously and drive own performance
  • Comfort and a willingness to learn from experienced professionals to help further your own technical development

This is a newly created role that offers excellent career development opportunities. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work as part of a highly innovative, creative, world class company, with some of the most experienced people in this field, and develop their design skills in a team environment.

What can Aurecon offer you?

At Aurecon, we are committed to fostering a culture that empowers our people, encourages sustainability and promotes team work and work life balance. We offer an attractive remuneration package along with the opportunity to work alongside a world class peer group on high profile projects, together with a rewarding career experience within our large and diverse organisation. We support flexible work practices, including generous parental leave provisions, demonstrating an unwavering commitment as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality. 

If this opportunity is something you would be interested in exploring further, please register your interest by using the "Apply Now" button below, or for a confidential discussion, please contact Steven Nield in our Melbourne office on +61 3 9975 3699.

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