Design & Estimating Engineer

Location: Sydney
Discipline: Building & Construction
Job type: Permanent
Salary: $$150,000 + Super
Contact name: Anthea Triandafyllakos

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Job reference: 1374851
Published: 5 days ago
Start date: Immediate Start
Design & Estimating Engineer
Structural/Geotechnical Design

We have been asked to find a qualified Estimator to join our client's team permanently. Our client is a Geotechnical Contracting firm utilising a wide range of Ground Engineering techniques to provide an innovative approach to constructing structural foundations.

We seek a candidate in the engineering department to undertake estimating, designs and analysis activities.

The Role

The tasks associated with the estimating responsibility are supporting estimating project costs, creating preliminary or conceptual designs, and preparing tender deliverables.

In the design aspect of the position, you will need to provide design and consulting services, effective engineering solutions, technically excellent project services, operational support, and assistance with developing new techniques and systems. You will also be assisting with communicating design and construction information, contracts and administration of all projects.

To be successful, you must demonstrate the following:
  • In-depth knowledge of using Plaxis or similar Geotech software
  • High level of experience quoting structural & industrial products
  • A good understanding of how to classify soils, evaluate soil strength and stiffness, and predict soil deformation and settlement.
  • Skilled in the design and installation of monitoring systems to measure soil and structure behaviour over time, including inclinometers, settlement plates, and piezometers
  • Keeping pricing up to date in the system
  • Skilled in designing earth retention systems, including retaining walls, soldier piles, and sheet piles
To be considered for this position, you must be able to provide the following:
  • Reference contact details of two past employers
  • Based already in Melbourne Victoria
  • Bachelor’s degree in industrial design, engineering, or related field
  • 5+ years of experience in structural/geotechnical design
TRS Resourcing is committed to achieving a diverse workforce in Australia. Therefore, we strongly encourage female and Aboriginal / Torres Strait Islander applications.

The TRS Resourcing team culture is we believe in being honest and straightforward. No matter what the job listing is, you will always know it's a genuine position from us!

Anthea Triandafyllakos