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Stantec Senior Hydraulics Engineer - Building Services in Melbourne, Australia


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Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

We care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

About the role:

Our established Melbourne Hydraulic section is seeking a Senior Engineer to contribute to the growth and success of the team.

The successful candidate will be able to lead and contribute to projects on behalf of the PE with limited supervision. You will be expected to service projects including those of relatively large size, of high complexity and with multiple clients.

The ideal candidate would have experience in health projects.

It is expected that you will apply your technical skills and commitment in a way which ensures projects are thoroughly designed, personally reviewed, and delivered on time.

Stantec are involved in a vast variety of project types including retail, health, office, residential, high rise, industrial, education etc. The successful candidate will be working in strong team environment and will need to manage several projects at any one time. You will be self-motivated, resourceful and an excellent communicator.

If this position interests, you and you are ready to take your career to the next level by working on major projects in the commercial building sector please apply now!

Day to day tasks would involve:

• Technically competent across key areas and demonstrated ability to manage technical risks

• Attend meetings and communicate clearly with clients and project team members

• Provide support and mentoring to Junior staff members

• Keep project lead informed as to project progress

• Innovating based on customer and industry requirements

• Participate in design reviews

• Support clients and internal customers on technical queries

• Provide assurance of having personally checked the work carried out.

• Contribute to our company culture

• Bring value to in-house design meetings

To be successful for this role you'll need:

• Degree qualified in an engineering discipline

• Previous experience in a similar role

• Detailed knowledge of hydraulic systems

• Previous experience working in an Engineering consultancy environment

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Positive, can-do attitude

• Ability to prioritise workloads to meet deadlines

What we offer

Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing.

• Flexible Working Arrangements including purchasing up to 4 weeks additional leave and provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part-time employment.

• Learning and Talent Development Programs including Global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning

• Mentoring for your own development and the opportunity to mentor others

• Professional Memberships

• Income Continuance Insurance (ICI)

• Service Recognition Awards

• Employee Assistance Program


Senior Hydraulics Engineer - Building Services


Degree qualified in an engineering discipline

Employment Type: Full-Time

Job Type: Regular

Job Category: Mechanical Engineering

About Stantec:

We’re active members of the communities we serve. That’s why at Stantec we always design with community in mind. We believe growing a great design company happens from the inside out. We look for people who are drawn to use every talent they possess, plus creativity, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary.

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 350 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, energy and resources, environmental, water, transport and infrastructure projects to life. Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning is built on a nearly 200-year history. So, when we take on a project, we see the opportunity to make a lasting connection with the people and places where we live and work. Redefine your personal best. Join us!

Location :

Australia-Victoria Melbourne