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Project Engineer

Vacancy number • PUB408454

Project Engineer

  • Western Australia
  • Closes 27 July
  • 40 hours
  • Professional Bachelor

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About this job

  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Location: Western Australia

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Closing date: Saturday, 27 July 2024


We are seeking a talented and experienced Junior Project Engineer to join our clients dynamic team in Perth. The ideal candidate will have a Mechanical Engineering degree and a minimum of 5 years of experience in the mining industry. Familiarity with project delivery in an owner’s team and/or EPCM (Engineering, Procurement, and Construction Management) will be highly advantageous. This role involves assisting in the planning, execution, and management of mining engineering projects to ensure successful delivery within scope, time, and budget constraints.

About this role

  • Assist in the detailed planning and execution of mining engineering projects.
  • Support the project management team in coordinating tasks, resources, and schedules.
  • Conduct regular site visits and inspections to ensure adherence to project specifications, safety standards, and regulatory requirements.
  • Prepare and maintain comprehensive project documentation, including reports, schedules, and budgets.Communicate effectively with clients, contractors, and internal teams to ensure project objectives are met and issues are promptly resolved.
  • Provide technical support and assist in resolving engineering challenges as they arise.Participate in project meetings, providing updates on progress and addressing any concerns.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in project engineering within the mining industry.
  • Familiarity with project delivery in an Owner’s team and/or through EPCM.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Project, PowerPoint).
  • Experience with engineering software (e.g., AutoCAD, SolidWorks) is highly desirable.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a collaborative team.
  • Willingness to travel to project sites as required.


  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Professional development and mentorship opportunities.
  • A collaborative and supportive work environment.
  • Opportunities for career advancement within the company.
  • Exposure to diverse and challenging mining projects.

About Brunel

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.
Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane, and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 100 offices and 45 years of successful operation.
Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

Empowering people is our business. Our specialist recruiters strive to connect talented individuals with opportunities that align not only with your immediate expectations, but your long-term career trajectory as well. Brunel has built a reputation for working with some of the world’s largest and most innovative businesses. Talk to us about how we can help you to reach your goals.

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Brunel connects the most talented and experienced specialists with both present-day and pioneering projects. With 120+ offices and more than 12,000 specialists around the world, we deliver people and workforce services that transform global projects in Mining, Oil & Gas, Renewable Energy, Infrastructure and Life Sciences.

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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Louise Collins quoting publication number: PUB408454