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Jacobs is one of the world’s leading providers in technical, professional and construction services. In Australia, we specialise in; water engineering design, environmental planning and assessment, architecture, engineering, environmental sciences, and associated consulting. Our client portfolio includes mining, industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies. Jacobs is also a leading provider of technical and project delivery services in the Transport sector. 


About the opportunity 

Our Water Resources and Engineering team in Sydney are currently working on some of the largest projects in the state, and recruiting a Mechanical Engineer to join the team and support these projects. We are looking for someone who is technically strong, client facing, ideally with a strong track record in one or more of our key sectors. With this role comes opportunity for personal and career growth within one of the top global engineering consultancies.  

An exciting opportunity exists for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to undertake water and waste water engineering studies and designs, and collaborate with other disciplines in delivering projects. You will be a part of a growing team to ensure that projects are delivered to cost, schedule, technical and quality standards to meet our diverse range of client expectations. 

Other responsibilities of the role include and not limited to interpreting, scope, design and plan projects ensuring technical solutions are appropriate and accepted by the client. You will also review technical work and ensure relevant guidelines and codes of practice are adhered to. 

This person will build a strong profile internally and establish/maintain relationships with current and prospective clients. You will need to develop contingency plans to address potential obstacles and prepare engineering project proposals. Other key responsibilities include project management including stakeholder communications and expectation management. 

About you 

We are looking for someone who has a relevant tertiary mechanical engineering qualification(s) or equivalent. We can further develop your key skills through undertaking project management, feasibility studies, conceptual and detailed design, as well as bid work for; waste water, potable water and recycled water pumping stations, transfer pipelines and treatment plants. 

This role will further enhance your capability to undertake design management, and contract administration on numerous refurbishment and upgrade projects of brownfield sites. Along with demonstrating your ability to develop client relationship management and to build new clients. 

Why Jacobs 

At Jacobs we offer rewarding careers with ongoing development opportunities, flexible working arrangements and a culture that is collaborative and inclusive. As part of the Jacob’s APAC team you will have access to a wide range of lifestyle benefits and corporate discounts. We believe in collaboration and knowledge sharing, from global virtual teams to local work sharing options. 

Achieve more with a global brand. Apply online by clicking on the link below. 

Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.

Primary Location

Australia-Australia Countrywide-North Sydney

Job Posting

Nov 21, 2017, 2:35:47 AM

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