Senior Mechanical Engineer

Posted 02 July 2024
Salary$140,000 - 160,000
Job type Permanent
Sectors CGC CoverConstruction

Job description

Job Title: Senior Mechanical Engineer
Location: Melbourne, VIC
Company: Large Tier 2 Building Services Consultancy
Salary: 140-160K

About the Company:
Our client is a highly regarded Tier 2 Building Services Consultancy based in Melbourne, known for their commitment to delivering high-quality engineering solutions across a diverse range of projects. With a strong focus on innovation and excellence, they have built a reputation for providing exceptional service and fostering long-term relationships with their clients. This consultancy prides itself on its dynamic team environment and offers excellent career progression opportunities, making it an ideal workplace for ambitious professionals.

Position Overview:
We are seeking a Senior Mechanical Engineer with extensive experience in commercial fit-out projects and strong client-side experience. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in leading and managing projects, ensuring the highest standards of engineering excellence are met. This role offers a clear pathway into management for those who demonstrate leadership qualities and a commitment to professional growth.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Lead the mechanical engineering design and delivery of commercial fit-out projects.
  • Manage and coordinate project teams, ensuring timely and efficient project completion.
  • Act as the primary point of contact for clients, maintaining strong relationships and ensuring client satisfaction.
  • Oversee the preparation of detailed design documentation, including specifications, drawings, and reports.
  • Conduct site inspections and provide technical support during the construction phase.
  • Mentor and develop junior engineers, fostering a collaborative and supportive team environment.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant industry standards, codes, and regulations.
  • Identify and pursue opportunities for business development and project acquisition.
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field.
  • A minimum of 7 years of experience in mechanical engineering within the building services industry.
  • Extensive experience in commercial fit-out projects is essential.
  • Proven client-side experience with a strong ability to manage client relationships.
  • Demonstrated project management skills, with the ability to lead and coordinate project teams effectively.
  • Strong technical knowledge and proficiency in relevant software (e.g., Revit, AutoCAD).
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage and influence stakeholders at all levels.
  • Chartered status or working towards chartered status is highly desirable.
What’s on Offer:
  • Opportunity to work on high-profile projects with a leading consultancy.
  • Clear pathways into management and leadership roles.
  • Supportive and collaborative team environment.
  • Ongoing professional development and career progression opportunities
  • Work-Life Balance: Flexible working arrangements to support a healthy work-life balance.
How to Apply:
If you are a motivated and experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer looking to take the next step in your career, we would love to hear from you. Please apply now or send your CV to