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Tunnel Ventilation Engineer
Who we are: WSP is one of the world's leading engineering professional services consulting firms, bringing together approximately 54,000 talented people globally, including 6,100 based across more than 50 offices in Australia and New Zealand. We are technical experts who design and provide strategic advice on sustainable solutions, and future ready engineering projects that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come. wsp.
com The opportunity: Due to anticipated growth resulting from a strong pipeline of work being secured, we are currently looking to engage a Tunnel Ventilation Engineer to join our Melbourne office. A typical day for you: Supporting timely and quality of delivery for project, design, analysis and tunnel ventilation engineering work in support of relevant technical and regulatory standards; Establishing effective stakeholder relationships, both internally, and externally including clients, involving providing high-level expertise and tailored, economical solutions. Running low-to-medium scale projects and overseeing scope management, all the whilst contributing to major scale projects; Supporting and guiding junior engineers with technical matters, and; Embodying enthusiasm to work as part of a collaborative, national and global team within a multidisciplinary design setting.
What we'll love about you: Chartered engineering status (desirable); Bachelor to Master level degree in Mechanical Engineering; Circa 3 to 5 years’ experience on tunnel ventilation engineering projects within the transport sector; Well versed with concept design, analysis and engineering for road/rail tunnels, rail systems and stations; Understanding and knowledge of fire safety engineering requirements; Proven computational fluid dynamics (CFD) expertise and modelling skills; Strong proficiency with modelling with relevant packages, i.e. IDA, SES / SVS.
Capacity to deliver medium/large-scale projects as part of a team and manage small-scale projects autonomously; Track record of collaborating effectively with other engineering disciplines on projects; Well versed in liaising effectively with both internal and external stakeholders, and; Strong communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills. Express your interest by clicking on the 'apply now' button. Your application will be treated in strict confidence.
WSP supports a diverse and inclusive work environment as well as equal employment opportunities. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people of culturally diverse backgrounds to apply. Please note we will not be engaging the services of recruitment agencies for this role.