Site Engineer (Structural, Mechanical, Piping)

Vacancy number • PUB408385

Site Engineer (Structural, Mechanical, Piping)

  • Brisbane
  • Closes 22 July
  • 40 hours
  • Professional Bachelor

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About this job

  • Branch: Renewable Energy
  • Area of Expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Location: Brisbane

What is required?

  • hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Closing date: Monday, 22 July 2024


Our client is a leader in the renewable energy sector, currently developing a state-of-the-art electrolyzer facility in Gladstone. Committed to sustainability and innovation, this project aims to produce green hydrogen and drive the global transition to a low-carbon economy. We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Site Engineer with expertise in Structural, Mechanical, and Piping (SMP) to join their team. This role offers the flexibility to be based in Gladstone or work on a 2:1 roster, providing an excellent opportunity to contribute to a significant environmental project.

About this role

Structural Engineering:

  • Design and oversee the construction of facility structures, ensuring they are safe, stable, and compliant with relevant codes and regulations.
  • Conduct site inspections to monitor progress and quality, collaborating with architects and other engineers.

Mechanical Engineering:

  • Design and implement mechanical systems, including HVAC, plumbing, and fire protection.
  • Oversee the installation and maintenance of machinery and mechanicalequipment, ensuring efficiency and performance.

Piping Engineering:

  • Design piping systems for the facility, preparing detailed drawings and specifications.
  • Supervise the installation of piping systems, ensuring they meet design specifications and safety standards.

Project Management:

  • Plan, coordinate, and manage site activities to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget.
  • Liaise with clients, contractors, and stakeholders to ensure smooth project execution.

Health and Safety:

  • Ensure all site activities comply with health and safety regulations.
  • Conduct risk assessments and implement measures to mitigate potential hazards.

Quality Control:

  • Implement and monitor quality control procedures to maintain high standards of work.
  • Address and resolve any issues or defects that arise during construction.

Documentation and Compliance:

  • Maintain accurate records of all site activities, ensuring compliance with relevant codes, standards, and regulations.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Structural, Mechanical, or Piping Engineering or a related field.
  • Proven experience in SMP engineering within large-scale industrial projects.
  • Strong understanding of engineering principles, with proficiency in relevant software tools (e.g., AutoCAD, Revit, SolidWorks).
  • Excellent project management and organizational skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate with various stakeholders.
  • Knowledge of health and safety regulations and practices.


This role offers a unique opportunity to work on the cutting-edge electrolyzer facility project within the renewable energy sector, driving the global transition to a low-carbon economy. With the flexibility to be based in Gladstone or work on a 2:1 roster, you can achieve a desirable work-life balance while contributing to a significant environmental initiative. The position promises a competitive hurly rate, along with the chance to develop your career within a supportive and innovative work environment, making it an ideal opportunity for skilled SMP engineers passionate about sustainability and innovation.

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, trade and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.
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