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Lead Mechanical Engineer

  • LocationPerth, WA 6000
  • Work TypeContract/Temp
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtClosed a month ago
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  • Job no: HT4PX

* Want to work on more than one project at a time - more interesting projects?

* Based right in heart of the CBD, initial 12 months term.

* Sustaining capital projects.

* Longer term opportunity for the right candidate, several major new projects in the pipeline.


Within Western Australia our Mining & Infrastructure Division delivers engineering design, construction and commissioning management on sustaining capital projects for key Tier 1 clients. This enables them to sustain and expand their operations. We have successfully delivered projects with tailored services across asset management, replacement, refurbishment and brownfield expansions.

What’s on offer for you

  • Flexible working arrangements.
  • A positive & supportive team of leaders (and peers).
  • Management that trusts you & provides career development opportunities.
  • Diversity of work across industries (not just iron ore).

Want to enjoy the benefits of cross-discipline collaboration and free flow of project information? How would you like your efforts and achievements to be visible to all, and be more than just be a number?

Here at Calibre, you’ll be working with connected teams of talented people. They get a kick out of ‘owning it’ and challenging the status quo.

You’ll get to work on major, cutting-edge (interesting) projects across the mining and infrastructure sectors.

Join us. Realise your best career, here. 

As a Lead Mechanical Engineer, you’ll be an integral part of our established engineering team (Mining & Infrastructure). Working closely with the Program and Project Managers, we'll be asking you to lead a team, manage resource allocation, provide technical expertise and optimise commercial outcomes across project lifecycles.

This could be your chance to influence engineering / design outcomes and work on a diverse project portfolio, some with a total investment cost of up to $250M.

You’ll be a key contact point for clients whilst leading and mentoring a team of up to 20 engineers / technical specialists.

Thrive with us! We hope you'll bring  

  • Undergraduate or Postgraduate Engineering (Mechanical).
  • Bulk materials handling & process plant design experience.
  • Previous tenure in a lead mechanical engineer role.
  • Well-developed communication & interpersonal skills.
  • Proven ability to mentor, motivate & manage an engineering team.

Interested? We'd love to hear from you if you’ve worked on Iron Ore, Coal, Mineral Sands, Aluminium or Bauxite projects – especially in the sustaining capital space. 

Apply Now or contact Naomi Paik if you require further information – 6375 5115.

  • Closed a month ago - 23 Dec 2022