Lead Structural Engineer - Canberra

Job Title: Lead Structural Engineer - Canberra
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $90,000 - $130,000 + Super
Start Date: 3/30/2020
Reference: 416360_20
Contact Name: Aman Dhillon
Job Published: March 30, 2020 13:42

Job Description


Located in the ACT, this Engineering consultancy has a long-standing history in the industry and offer various services within the Structural Engineering market. As a Tier-1 Consultancy, this team hold their employee's success and well-being in high regard! The Directors remain hands-on involved with the business, offering support company-wide and are looking for a Lead Structural Engineer to join their team and become their 2IC, with the intention to step up and take over the reins of the business in the future! 


This role will see you step up as a Lead Engineer to become the right-hand and 2IC to the Director. Responsible for Design and Management, you'll be involved with Structural design, site inspections and client liaising. In addition, working closely with the Director, you'll learn the ropes of the business and ideally have an interest in taking over the day to day runnings of the business within the next few years. In this role, a keen attitude, willingness to learn and passion for your work is essential.  You will be hands-on involved with the design and overall management for various mid-rise residential, commercial, health and education projects. 


  • Daily hands-on involvement with structural design
  • Liaise with clients, architects, builders etc for a smooth project delivery
  • Conduct site inspections when needed
  • Manage the day to day operations of the team and collaborate closely with the Director


  • Related engineering qualifications 
  • Strong background working in a consultancy environment 
  • Structural design, project management or project engineering experience will be favourable
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills


This friendly and supportive team environment is the perfect place to feel a sense of home. As a key player in the team, you’ll feel secure in your career, as the intention for this opportunity is to be 2IC to the Directors and eventually take over the reins on the daily activities, and be rewarded through an attractive bonus scheme!


  • Lower cost of living in Canberra compared to Sydney
  • Ideal location with a family-friendly, flexible & supportive team environment
  • Hands on design role with the opportunity to step up as a 2IC & manage the team
  • Strong opportunity to take over the business and day to day running's
  • Attractive bonus scheme offered in addition to salary package
  • Well-established clients & consistent projects offering career stability


Click "Apply for this job", or for a confidential discussion, please contact Aman Dhillon on (03) 9108 1488 or alternatively email me on