Site Engineer (Structural, Mechanical, Piping)

Vacancy number • PUB408385

Site Engineer (Structural, Mechanical, Piping)

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

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About this job

  • Industry: Renewable Energy
  • Area of expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Location: Brisbane

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor


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.

Brunel in the United States

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.
Operating locally since 1997, 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 45 countries, 120 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.Seek Information

At Brunel, we believe that safety is not just a priority, but a value that is integral to our company culture at all levels of our organization.

  • We establish measurable objectives and targets, consistently reviewing our activities, risks, legal obligations, and performance.
  • Brunel Americas is a proud member of Houston Business Roundtable, & Utah Safety Council, and a participant of ISNetworld RAVS Plus Audit.
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While compensation is important, finding the right cultural fit is equally crucial. At Brunel, our longstanding cultures and values have contributed to a positive employee experience, which is why some candidates have chosen to stay with us for 30 + years.

  • Our values are at the center of everything we do –Entrepreneurship, Integrity, Results-driven, & Passion for people.
  • Brunel is committed to an inclusive workforce and we understand that Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging are essential for a successful working culture, business, and community. Thus, Brunel takes both a global and regional approach to DE&I.

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At Brunel, we prioritize candidate’s career abilities and needs even before the hiring process begins.

  • With open lines of communication and a dedicated team assigned to every contractor, we strive to make every employee experience with us as easy and seamless as possible.
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