Senior Mechanical Engineer

East Perth - Western Australia - Australia - Energy - Mining - Engineering & Design - AcademicBachelor

Brunel have partnered with one of Australia's Leading Iron Ore Producers to successfully recruit and place a suitably qualified Senior/Principal Mechanical Engineer with a minimum of 15 years’ experience for a 12 month contract to start ASAP.

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Abigail Aitken, Account manager

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About this role

I am looking for a high performing Mechanical Engineer with a strong design and field experience. Good communication and negotiation skills are critical in this role;It is be essential that you have substantive experience in the Iron Ore industry, preferably as an owners representative. In depth knowledge of pumps and piping is essential, experience in slurry piping will be valuable. Additionally experience in bulk materials handling, vibrating screens, feeders, crushers, guarding, fixed and skid mounted pumps, Tailings, generators, plant layout and writing and evaluating business cases will be highly regarded;
This position is Perth based with ad-hock site travel required to the Pilbara. This temporary position is part of our Perth Engineering team, which is a part of the asset management group. This Team provides operational support to the sites engineers the project managers (this is not a project management role). It is a small team with a very broad coverage, so we need people who can be flexible. We need someone who has a positive attitude and is ready to tackle any issue as the work is quite varied.

About you

Supporting sites for urgent operational issues that are beyond the scope of the site team;

Supporting project management to ensure that the projects that are delivered actually work as required;

Taking ownership and resolving technical reliability problems within the business which run across multiple sites;

Development of business cases for new projects to improve equipment reliability or performance;

Development and maintenance of mechanical corporate standards;

Mentoring of engineering and project staff.

What we offer

12 Month


ASAP Start.

About us

Brunel Australasia is a market leader in the supply of highly skilled blue and white-collar personnel for full site manning, temporary labour provision, staffing and recruitment to the resource industry. Operating locally since 2001 and backed by an international network spanning 35 countries, we pair talented individuals with industry leading clients and work closely with both clients and the industry at large to ensure the safety, financial security and stability of the candidates we place.


  • Vacancy number: PUB240429
  • Location: East Perth
  • Market: Energy
  • hours per week: 45
  • Branch: Mining
  • Education level: AcademicBachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Closing date: Monday, 30 December 2019
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Feel free to contact


Abigail Aitken

Account manager Brunel Energy Australia Perth

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