Arup Structural Engineer in New South Wales, Australia

A career at Arup offers you the chance to make a positive difference in the world. Independently owned and independently minded, we attract a diverse mix of people to work on ground breaking projects around the world.

As a world leader in its field, Arup offers the full spectrum of structural engineering consulting services. As part of the Building Structures team, this role covers a broad range of skills relating to structural engineering. In particular, the focus of the structural engineer is to undertake design and consulting services within the Buildings Group and related areas in order to enhance the team’s portfolio of skills and expertise.

Responsibilities/ Accountabilities:

  • Lead Building Structures design input on a broad range of projects.

  • Provide Building Structures input on total project delivery for a broad range of projects within the general structural engineering area.

  • You will be required to carry out analysis/configurations of the structural components of a building.

  • You will be required to carry out calculation of pressures and stresses on building components.

  • You will be required to effectively carry out detailed consideration of suitable materials.

  • You will be required to carry out analysis of structural integrity.

  • You will demonstrate strong design ability and engineering skills and knowledge.

  • You will assist in the preparation and delivery of detailed tender submissions and presentations.

  • You will work under minimal supervision within a defined area of responsibility. This may include being responsible for specific parts of an external design project;

  • You will be responsible for checking the quality and accuracy of own and others work. Furthermore, you may be responsible for the development of others through providing guidance, training and feedback;

  • Your work will encompass authoring non-standard letters, reports and other documentation;

  • You will represent your team or group at external meetings and you may be involved in developing events, activities and internal projects of some complexity.

Skills & experience

Technical Skills and Qualifications

  • Recognised relevant tertiary qualifications in Engineering;

  • Substantial knowledge and consulting and technical experience in building structures engineering and related areas

  • Membership of relevant professional institutions/professional peer bodies or significant credit towards eligibility for membership;

  • Current track record in structural design and up to date experience of quality assurance standard;

  • Proven working knowledge of relevant legislation, regulations, codes of practice, and guidelines – and Arup’s related procedures including OH&S

Personal Attributes

  • Ability to communicate with people at all levels in both technical and non-technical environments;

  • Effective written communication and report writing skills;

  • Ability to maintain personal effectiveness particularly during periods of higher than normal workload;

  • Ability to remain positively motivated and foster team spirit at times of significant pressure, including assisting others to meet deadlines;

  • Desire to excel.

“It is not the wish to expand, but the quest for quality which has brought us to this position… to do work of quality, we must have people of quality. There are many kinds of quality, and there are many kinds of job to do, so we must have many kinds of people, each of which can do their own job well.” Ove Arup, 1970.

Job: Structural

Title: Structural Engineer

Location: Australia-New South Wales-Sydney

Requisition ID: SYD0000A3