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Mechanical Engineer - College Hire

 

Requisition ID:  232587

  • Organization:  M&M
  • Location:  Perth, WA 

 

 

 

Since 1898, we have helped customers complete more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents that have created jobs, grown economies, improved the resiliency of the world’s infrastructure, increased access to energy, resources, and vital services, and made the world a safer, cleaner place.

Differentiated by the quality of our people and our relentless drive to deliver the most successful outcomes, we align our capabilities to our customers’ objectives to create a lasting positive impact.

We serve the Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals markets. Our services span from initial planning and investment, through start-up and operations. Core to Bechtel are our values – ethics, safety, quality, people, culture, relationships, innovation and sustainability, and our covenants – integrity, respect, collaboration, trust, and delivery. They are what we believe, what customers can expect, and how we deliver.

 

We are looking to add a Mechanical Engineer - College Hire to Bechtel’s exciting M&M team in Perth to support our growing workload.  The person we are looking for will be a self-starter and be used to adopting innovative approaches to mechanical engineering tasks and activities.  A positive attitude is important for this role with 1 to 3 years post graduatation experience.

The mechanical engineer will perform mechanical engineering and design activities for one or a variety of Bechtel Mining and Metal projects. Under the guidance of Senior Engineers and the supervision of the Engineering Group Supervisor (EGS), the engineer will be involved in developing the mechanical design from feasibility stage right through to detailed design and execution phase. The Mechanical Engineer will report functionally to the Chief Mechanical Engineer.

Bechtel is an innovative company and we seek candidates who think outside the box and are happy to challenge normal approaches to engineering.

 

Responsibilities

  • Safety — Responsible for personal safety safe working practices for the Project. Understand and follow Environmental, Safety and Health (ES&H) procedures and contribute to safety in design work processes.
  • Quality Assurance — Responsible for working within the provisions and guidelines of the Quality Assurance system relevant to the Project.
  • Contribute to the design of mechanical systems for materials handling and mineral processing plants.
  • Perform calculations and basic preliminary analyses.
  • Compile, verify, and correlate data relating to engineering problems.
  • Use computer programs as directed.
  • Perform work using the Bechtel Standard Application Programs (BSAPs).
  • Participate in the preparation of material requisitions, specifications, and other procurement related documents.
  • Assist in the evaluation of suppliers and technical bid evaluations.
  • Provide input and/or maintaining records for equipment and components.
  • Check manufacturer and supplier drawings and data for compliance with specifications and design requirements.
  • Assist in conceptual designs, studies reports and proposals.
  • Coordinate assigned work with other technical personnel as directed.
  • Perform other duties as required by Bechtel management.

 

Qualifications and Skills

  • Must have graduated within 3 years prior to hiring date with a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or other relevant technical discipline from an accredited university.
  • Basic computer skills including competence in Microsoft Office Suite and other common software.
  • Flexibility and enthusiasm for individual and team tasks.
  • Analytical problem solving capabilities.
  • Demonstrated skills in oral and written communication.
  • Previous internship within an Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM) company or experience on an operational mine site is desirable.

 

Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, procurement, and construction companies in the world.  We stand apart for our ability to get the job done right- no matter how big, how complex or how remote.  The reliability of our performance, the enduring quality of our projects, the strength of our ethics, and the seriousness of our commitment to safety and sustainability are evident in everything we do.  Bechtel delivers for its customers what others can only promise.
Build your career as you build some of the most challenging and complex projects in the world today.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.