Senior Associate, Structural Engineer - Energy & Resources

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:

our Melbourne office is currently seeking a Senior to Associate Structural Engineer to act in a lead design delivery and work winning position for our Energy, Resources and Manufacturing service group.  You will be given the opportunity to work within a strong, supportive team and help drive delivery of multiple design packages across the heavy industrial, resources, water and energy sectors. 

Typically, our projects are spread throughout multiple states of Australia and as such a small amount of regular travel will also be required to meet clients and other project teams.

The requirements of the position will include:

  • Leading detailed design and documentation of predominately steel and concrete structures for projects including:
    - Industrial Structures
    - Water Treatment facilities
    - Substations
    - Materials Handling
    - Heavy foundations
    - Condition Assessment and remediation works
  • Completing concept reviews and acting as an independent verifier for detailed designs
  • Line management for several engineers in the team

What we are looking for:

We are looking for an experienced practitioner who has:

  • The ability to lead the technical delivery of projects and work within teams which will have both a strong local component but also connecting with professionals interstate & overseas
  • Existing client relationship skills and a desire to maintain our client experience standards
  • The ability to work alongside existing leaders and drive the performance of those around you
  • Comfort and a willingness to grow the technical capability of early career professionals
  • Act as a mentor to more experienced staff

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 on high profile projects together with a rewarding career experience within our large and diverse organisation. We also support flexible work practices and are willing to negotiate work hours to meet your and Aurecon’s needs in line with our commitments 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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