Professional

Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineers apply engineering principles in the employment of energy, machinery, equipment and materials. They design machines and mechanical

Duties

  • Undertake the design and construction of resource development projects (eg gas platforms, mining facilities etc);
  • Design new machines, equipment or systems taking into account costs, material suitability and life;
  • Carry out research in areas such as use and application of different fuels and energy, materials, heating, handling, storage and pumping of liquids
  • Use CAD (Computer Aided Design) to design plants;
  • Supervise and manage the working of production plants (eg coal handling, power stations); and
  • Set up work control systems.

Skills Required

  • Enjoy technical and engineering activities;
  • Willing to adhere to safety requirements;
  • Able to identify, analyse and solve problems;
  • Good oral and written communication skills;
  • Enjoy computing and technical design;
  • Practical and creative;
  • Able to work independently;
  • Able to work as part of a team; and
  • Able to accept responsibility.

Salary

$80,000 - $150,0000