Senior Mechanical Project Engineer

Slam Engineering & Consulting is a professional firm that is based in the Hunter Valley which provides services to the heavy industrial sector and numerous mines sites in NSW. The company was ranked on The Australian Financial Review Fast Starters lists for 2018 and 2020.

Slam Engineering are seeking applications of highly skilled individuals for the position of Senior Mechanical Project Engineer, to work directly with their client in the Upper Hunter.

Our team consists of multi-disciplined Engineers in the engineering fields of Electrical, Mechanical, and Mining. We undertake high-end engineering including Statutory relief work, Project Management and Reliability programs. In addition to this we have an array of specialised engineers that cover site supervision, preparing and delivering training packages, design and drafting, scopes of work, hazardous area assessments, reliability including FMECA process, audits and leading preventative maintenance programs.

As the Senior Mechanical Project Engineer, you will work closely with client representatives and other team members to achieve project delivery and clients' requirements. This role will require you to lead major projects by undertaking responsibilities from specification, selection through to site delivery of the project.

Applicants will be willing to undertake multiple challenges and should possess the following attributes:

  • a mature work attitude;
  • the ability to work autonomously and in a team environment;
  • a willingness to work in a site location; 
  • current driver's license; and
  • able to pass drug and alcohol tests.

Minimum requirements are:

  • Diploma to Degree qualifications in Mechanical Engineering;
  • 10+ years in engineering roles;
  • 5+ years of mine site experience;
  • Project Management;
  • Experience with development of project budgets and schedules;
  • Preparation of scope of works documents.

Any of the following specialised skills would be highly regarded:

  • Mechanical trade qualification;
  • Experience working with ERP systems i.e. SAP.
  • Reliability techniques and defect management;
  • Site engineering, either underground or open-cut or fixed plant processing and heavy infrastructure;
  • Facilitating or participating in risk assessments.

Slam Engineering & Consulting offers flexible work arrangements to all employees.

If you would like to apply for this position or if you have any queries regarding the role, please email *****