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Structural Engineer

Date: Feb 7, 2019

Location: Melbourne, Victoria, AU

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 19307 

Job Category: Engineering 


With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly 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.


  • Full-time, permanent career growth opportunity
  • Become a valued member of a professional, dynamic and inclusive team
  • Convenient, central CBD office location


Our Melbourne Infrastructure business is experiencing further growth due to recently secured, high profile Projects and future workforce planning requirements. This position will suit a Structural Engineer who has demonstrated experience working in the Infrastructure sector and is looking to further their career. You will be provided with an opportunity to motivate and mentor team members and secure key roles on a variety of different Projects for well-known, reputable Clients.


Some of the key responsibilities of this role will include:

  • Leading and managing the process of engineering commitments in accordance with scope, schedule, budget and procedures to ensure successful project completion
  • Performing design calculations and analyses using software programs and preparing reports /technical memos
  • Developing preliminary and detailed designs as well as overseeing and guiding the preparation of structural drawings for construction
  • Taking ownership of the technical deliverables Ensuring compliance with all relevant engineering standards and internal procedures for all design activities
  • Ensuring compliance with all relevant engineering standards and internal procedures for all design activities


Ideally the successful candidate will possess the following skills, experience and attributes:

  • Bachelor of Engineering degree (registration as a Professional engineer is also desirable)
  • Demonstrated experience with Design delivery in the Infrastructure sector (e.g. bridges)
  • Understanding of Australian standards; as well as statutory and regulatory requirements
  • Highest personal safety standards
  • Experience working in a client facing capacity with integrity, honesty and customer service orientation
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills
  • A desire to achieve results including the ability to manage multiple priorities and time lines

Base Salary will commence at AUD $68,000 commensurate with experience.


If you are an excellent communicator who is passionate about working in high performing teams to deliver innovative, first class Projects to your Clients we want to hear from you. 


This is an opportunity to join a professional, progressive organisation and become a part of an inclusive, supportive team. You will be able to network and share with colleagues locally, regionally and globally to achieve career success. 

An employee owned organisation, by joining Hatch you will have the opportunity to be recognised and rewarded for your efforts and provided with a clear career path.


You will be provided with many benefits including: competitive remuneration and above statutory superannuation payments; optional salary sacrifice for additional annual leave, and participation in various employee reward and recognition and health and wellbeing programs.


To be eligible to apply you must be an Australian citizen or hold permanent residency status.

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



As an 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.  If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know and we will do our utmost to accommodate. Hatch also supports and encourages a flexible workplace.  We offer our employees comprehensive benefits, including up to 12 weeks annual leave per year as part of our Lifestyle Leave Program.





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