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Jacobs Structural Engineer in Perth, Australia

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

At Jacobs, we push the limits of what’s possible to make the world smarter, more connected and more sustainable. In our built environment work, that means designing spaces that foster innovation, cultivate collaboration and drive the next great discovery for humanity.

Bring your creativity, collaborative spirit and extreme attention to detail, and we’ll help you grow, pursue and fulfill what drives you – so we can deliver extraordinary solutions for a better tomorrow, together.

The Jacobs Built Environment is seeking a confident Structural Engineer to join the business. Based in our Perth team, this role will focus on supporting projects in Queensland – but brings exciting opportunities to connect to and serve our broader Jacobs buildings practice across ANZ and beyond. This role within our dynamic, collaborative and highly-skilled team offers the right candidate unbounded opportunities to grow their career – and to make an enduring impact through delivering the challenging and exciting Social Infrastructure, Transportation and Defence projects that serve and connect our communities.

The purpose of this role is to provide technical delivery of Built Environment projects within our Building Structures section in Central, West and Northern. Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Delivery of Building Structures design projects by interfacing with GDC partners and working collaboratively with a range of disciplines

  • Provide structural engineering design skills, including providing engineering calculations, design mark ups, reports and specifications as required

  • Managing internal and external client expectations; understanding stakeholder and delivery requirements

  • Documentation control for projects

  • Delivering tasks within time and fee constraints

  • Utilising Jacobs’ internal systems and tools as required

  • Site inspections and construction phase support

  • An ability to work in a close team, sharing tasks and developing team members’ skills

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelor level degree

  • Chartered Professional Engineer

  • 3-5 years industry experience

  • Understanding of technical standards for design, construction, and maintenance

  • Knowledge of the local environment, relevant industry.

  • Excellent communications skills

  • Negotiation skills

  • Confidence (able to challenge when required and appropriate)

Jacobs. A world where you can.

From our inclusive employee networks, to our positive mental health champions – we’re committed to driving a culture of caring where you can be you. Joining Jacobs not only connects you locally but globally - and together, our diverse perspectives and unique backgrounds power our collective strength. We collaborate and share! By supporting one another, we all succeed.

With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we’ve gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximise your potential. You’ll uncover flexible working arrangements, benefits and opportunities to do good too – from participating in our global giving and volunteering program, to exploring new and inventive ways to help our clients make the world a better place. No matter what drives you, you’ll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals – all at a single global company.

Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs .