Job Details
  • Reference359736A_1593564163
  • LocationWestern Australia
  • SalaryNegotiable
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted8 days ago
  • ConsultantNaomi Byrne

As one of Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our client, one of Australia's leading resources companies, is seeking to engage a Senior | Lead Engineer based at their Perth CBD headquarters to provide technical expertise, experience and knowledge, manage projects and have the ability to forecast any issues that could arise. Ideally, you are an experienced mechanical project engineering and management professional with exposure to the whole lifecycle of project from the conceptual stage through to execution. You thrive working within multi-disciplinary teams in collaborative environments to incept, design and deliver exceptional solutions in mineral processing, material handling and infrastructure.

The key accountabilities of this role will include:

  • Project engineering and management experience: Greenfield and Brownfield design and implementation (construction and commissioning)
  • Design: Strong analytical and innovative skills - complex systems designs with proven success (Overlook engineering design on multiple projects).
  • Manufacturing management: management of structural fabrication for various mining and infrastructure system
  • Strong use of multiple design and modeling software such as FFDS Fluid Flow, Cesar ACAD, Microstation, Solid Works etc.
  • People management and leadership: possess exceptional people skills with proven ability to manage, lead and motivate multi-disciplined teams


Skills and core skills should include:

  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering | Manufacturing | Metallurgy | Mineral Processing | Member of Australian Institute of Engineers
  • An experienced leader with 10+ years experience in a Senior | Lead Engineer position within a mineral | metals producer
  • Specialised in providing apt solutions to complex issues while securing guaranteed cost reduction. Focused on improving work quality and efficiencies by incorporating Value Improvement Processes
  • Greenfield and Brownfield design and implementation (construction and commissioning) experience
  • Project / operations forecasting, budget controls, labour forecasting and utilization and reporting, contract compliance control
  • Strong analytical and innovative skills- complex systems designs with proven success
  • Effective communicator an open and honest individual, who is not afraid of making decisions


All candidates must be registered through Chandler Macleod, undertake a pre-employment medical and drug & alcohol test and references. If the above sounds like you, and you are available immediately, please use the 'apply now' button to send through your most up to date CV, with a covering letter outlining your reasons for applying, and we shall be in touch soon.