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Graduate Civil / Structural Engineer - Port Macquarie - Immediate Start

The Opportunity

5QS Consulting Group is seeking a Graduate Engineer for a Full-time position based in our Port Macquarie Office, but travel to our other offices throughout NSW and the ACT may be required at times. This role requires the applicant to have a strong understanding of the principles of civil / structural / geotechnical engineering.

The primary role of the Graduate Engineer will be to assist the Principal Engineer in preparing structural and geotechnical documentation for projects such as new residential / commercial developments, renovations / additions, swimming pool and retaining wall projects. This will require working from the office as well as field work on a regular basis for investigations and inspections.

Who we are

5QS Consulting Group [5QS] is a multi-disciplinary consulting engineering practice providing comprehensive services across eastern NSW, including the Far and Mid-North Coast, Hunter Valley, Central Coast, Sydney Metropolitan and South West Slopes Regions, ACT, and Norfolk Island.  Our engineering disciplines include: Civil; Structural; Geotechnical; Environmental; R&D Structural testing and Software engineering.  We provide services to a wide range of private, corporate and government clients.  5QS is a progressive employer that provides flexible working options.  5QS has experienced Principals and mentors able to provide practical ‘on the job’ support to help you develop your skills.

Required Experience and Skills:

As a graduate engineer, you will have a solid understanding of the fundamental civil/structural engineering principles and be willing to apply these understandings

  • 6 months to 1 year civil / structural / geotechnical experience.
  • High level of academic achievement at University.
  • Excellent report writing and communication skills.
  • Comfortable in working with clients.
  • Well-developed problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Pride in their work.
  • Attention to detail essential.
  • Cad drafting experience
  • Understanding of current Australian Standards and the Building Code of Australia.
  • Current driver's license.

Please let us know in a cover letter how your experience and skills make you a good fit for the role. Please also attach your resume, references, referees and academic transcript. Sharing highlights from some of your favourite projects would also be appreciated.

All applications will be treated with the utmost confidentiality.

Notice to Recruiters:  Please note that 5QS does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or recruitment agencies.  In the event a recruiter or agency submits an unsolicited resume or candidate, 5QS explicitly reserves the right to pursue and employ such candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency, as any unsolicited resumes are deemed to be the property of 5QS.

Closed 9 months ago
Closed 9 months ago
  • Job type:Entry Level Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Engineering, Engineering Civil Structural

  • Work rights:

    Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand

  • Locations:

    Regional New South

  • Closing Date:14th Sep 2021, 1:59 pm


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