Associate Mechanical Engineer

Published 8th December 2022

Are you an established Mechanical Engineer looking to take the next step in your career? Would you like to play a key role in delivering some of the most exciting projects in Australia and around the world? If so, we’d love to hear from you!

Based in South Melbourne, our welcoming team is working on a range of prestigious and innovative projects throughout Australia. This full-time position offers you the chance to lead the delivery of mechanical engineering designs and documentation for schemes across all sectors.

As part of our management team, you’ll use your expertise to help shape our business, whilst ensuring mechanical services designs are carried out efficiently and to the highest standards. Harnessing your industry knowledge and experience, you’ll help upskill your colleagues by assisting with the mentoring, training and development of new and existing team members.

With our innovative and collaborative culture, you’ll work across boundaries and have a great platform to present your ideas. You’ll join experts across the business to progress major schemes, collaborating with our multidisciplinary experts to develop holistic solutions.

About the role:

This is a truly dynamic role, and you’ll be happy working autonomously to support a variety of schemes across all sectors. You’ll provide high level mechanical engineering expertise resulting from both academic qualifications and industry experience.

You’ll work closely with the other members of our Management Group regarding deliverables, resourcing and teamwork.

You’ll be a key ambassador for our business, assisting with marketing activities and regularly securing new commissions from your existing and developing client base. You’ll also contribute to the ongoing development and expansion of the business both within the Melbourne area and across Australia.

You’ll be relationship-focused and will have the presentation and communications skills to represent Waterman to clients and the wider industry.

You’ll assist with maintaining Technical and Quality Assurance reviews and standards within the mechanical services discipline and you’ll champion design excellence in this area.

You’ll lead the production aspects of the mechanical services discipline and deliver documentation, technical specifications, schedules and technical reports of the highest standards.

You’ll actively contribute to the training, mentoring and technical development of other team members whilst continuing to develop your own technical knowledge and application of Australian Standards and the National Construction Code. You’ll also maintain your status as a Registered Engineer in the State of Victoria and other states as required.

You’ll have the opportunity to assist with the delivery of an exciting range of national and international projects as a sub-consultant to other Waterman Group offices.

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter explaining why you’d be a great fit for our team, or complete and submit the form below. All applications will be treated in confidence. Waterman is an equal opportunities employer and values diversity.