Principal Structural Engineer

**Principal Structural Engineer**


Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the “why” of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we’re integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

**About the opportunity**

Our Transport group employs more than 8,000 professionals who support clients with innovative solutions to efficiently move people and goods across the globe. We focus our efforts in Aviation, Bridge, Highway, Ports & Maritime, Planning Services, Transit & Rail and Tunnels.

An opportunity now exists for a Principal Structural Engineer to join our Transport team in our Adelaide office. Reporting to the Section Leader, the purpose of this role is to provide leadership in structural engineering projects in Adelaide and interstate. The principal structural engineer coordinates a team of structural engineers and drafters across a portfolio of projects to deliver innovative, quality solutions and deliverables for our clients.

**About you**

The successful candidate should be versed in applying judgement and initiative in the application of engineering principles, techniques, and prescribed methods of engineering analysis, design and computation.

The skills required for this role are:

+ Relevant engineering degree

+ Practical site experience of building/engineering and the impact of design decisions

+ Relevant post graduate experience

+ Competent user of SpaceGass, Microstrand, Lusas, Midas or equivalent analysis software and Revit understanding

+ Creative problem solver

+ Strong analytical and logical thinking skills

+ Good organisational skills and attention to detail

+ Demonstrates leadership and commitment to achieve group objectives

**Why Jacobs**

We reflect our clients’ diversity at Jacobs. We value inclusion and diversity as it energises our people and encourages creativity, collaboration and innovation. Our global culture of caring fosters a workplace where we value the safety, positive mental health, inclusion and belonging of all our employees. Joining Jacobs introduces you to a variety of established global employee networks dedicated to empowering employees to maximise their potential through engagement and development opportunities across all career stages.

One of the many ways we thank our employees for their dedication and hard work, is offering quality, flexible benefit options that keep you and your family, physically and financially healthy. You’ll have access to several employee benefits including professional/educational support, flexible work arrangements, salary sacrifice options, monthly social events or community involvement programs.

It’s a great time to join Jacobs as we actively nurture and support our diverse employee and client networks across all ethnicities and cultures. Achieve more and thrive with a global brand! Apply online by clicking on the link below.

_Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs._




**Job** Civil/Structural

**Primary Location** Australia-Australia Countrywide-Adelaide-AU Adelaide – 121 King William Street

**Job Type** Experienced

**Req ID:** ANZ000123