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Principal/Senior Structural Engineer – Residential -SA

FMG Engineering is a nationally recognised multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy providing quality services and solutions to the development, property and urban infrastructure sectors for almost 50-years. Offices in Adelaide, Melbourne and Sydney employ 150 engineers, scientists, technicians, and support staff who safely deliver fit for purpose outcomes to time, scope, budget and quality expectations offering clients a great return on their investment.

Primarily the role will be working with a team of other experienced engineers and designers working on large and small residential projects and medium density developments. Your role will be to provide mentoring to other more junior engineers and provide technical guidance and support for small and large projects.

Formal qualifications in structural or civil engineering is required, and you must be able to demonstrate a minimum of 5 years prior work experience in the residential engineering design field, within Australia.

Ideally your experience would include a combination of the following:

  • Residential footing design
  • Residential civil design
  • Residential structural design
  • Knowledge and interpretation of soil data
  • High level verbal and written communication skills are essential for this position
  • Demonstrated experience mentoring and motivating other engineers

What we can offer you:

  • Work/Life balance including the possibility to work a compressed 9-day fortnight, mix working from home with working in the office & flexible working hours
  • Professional development program – We continually assist our team with on the job internal and external training
  • Ability to purchase up to 2 weeks additional annual leave
  • Professional Memberships
  • A competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • A role in an established and continually growing consultancy
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program: A free service that includes counselling for you and your immediate family members
  • Ability to mentor others

The work is interesting, varied and challenging, and you should be passionate about engineering and have a desire to pass on your technical knowledge to others.  The company culture is one that encourages passion, entrepreneurship and team spirit, and where hard work is rewarded and recognised.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your resume and cover letter (outlining which of the above-mentioned criteria makes you suitable for this role) via SEEK or email to

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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