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Senior Mechanical Engineer - Adelaide

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Date: Nov 7, 2022

Location: Adelaide, South Australia, AU

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 72382 

Job Category: Engineering 

Location: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 

With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we see challenges evolving in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff, with experience in over 150 countries, to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.


Looking to take the next step in your career? Hatch is currently seeking a highly motivated Senior Mechanical Engineer to join our Project Delivery Group (PDG) in Adelaide.

PDG helps clients reach their business goals through a range of strong technical capabilities. We ensure world-class project delivery through the skills of our people, methodologies, governance, and systems. Our engineering and project management and construction disciplines ensure safe, efficient, and sustainable delivery of projects globally across the metals and mining, infrastructure, and energy sectors.


We manage our clients’ entire project lifecycle from studies to building assets, operating the assets, and developing efficiencies. Join our team and become part of a community that strives for positive change–providing the best solutions for our clients’ toughest challenges!


As the successful candidate, you will:


  • Assist the Engineering Manager/Lead Mechanical Engineer with the delivery of project requirements as they relate to scope, cost and schedule
  • Perform engineering calculations for hydraulic systems, conveying systems and equipment sizing for mechanical equipment
  • Prepare technical specifications and design criteria based on statutory requirements, industry standards and client/project requirements
  • Perform package engineering for the complete package life cycle – preparing technical documents, technical bid evaluations and vendor data management
  • Provide input to 3D models and 2D mechanical drawings
  • Participate in and contribute to design reviews.


You will bring to the role:


  • BSc/BEng in Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience working on multidiscipline engineering projects
  • Good communication, interpersonal, planning and organizational skills
  • Ability to complete tasks independently and supervise junior team members as required
  • Working knowledge of industry standards, regulations and codes pertinent to the mechanical engineering discipline
  • Ability to function as a member of a multidisciplinary team and coordinate mechanical activities between disciplines
  • Registration as a professional engineer preferred.


To be considered for this role you must have current work rights in Australia (i.e. Australian Citizen, a permanent resident or eligible work visa).


To submit your application please click the "Apply" button below.

Why join us?


What we offer you?


  • Flexible work environment
  • Long term career development
  • Think globally, work locally

As an accredited Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (WGEA) and Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Within Australia, this includes supporting and encouraging a flexible workplace and a comprehensive benefit offering. If you have any special needs requirements, please discuss with us and we will do our utmost to accommodate your request.


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