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Mechanical Engineer - Whyalla

Advertiser: Fenner Dunlop3.2 out of 53.2 overall rating (41 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
28 Feb 2019
Location
Whyalla & Eyre Peninsula
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineer - Whyalla

Mechanical Engineer
 
Australian Conveyor Engineering (ACE), part of Fenner Dunlop Australia, offers an extensive portfolio of complete solutions for the design, manufacture and installation of high capacity conveyor systems.  Specialising in providing engineered conveyor solutions for surface and underground mining clients who demand reliability and performance, we can take a small idea and make it a big reality!
 
We are seeking a qualified Mechanical Engineer to join our team located at our Whyalla branch, in our Engineering Projects Team.  You will be primarily responsible for scoping, quoting, design, engineering and project management of components and sub-systems of belt conveyor equipment.  Critical to this is meeting deadlines, strategic objectives and building relationships with key stakeholders and clients. 
 
Key responsibilities include:
 
  • Site visits, identification of issues, scoping of project
  • Quoting, design modelling, engineering calculations, identification and implementation of product developments
  • Communicate with Draftsmen to ensure that detail design intent is achieved and documented
  • 3D Designs in Autodesk Inventor
  • Participate in cost reduction initiatives to reduce manufacturing costs and optimize equipment designs
  • Project management on the production of fabrication and installation drawings
  • Undertake FEA on equipment and components
 
To be successful in this role you will:
 
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in designing Conveyor Belt Equipment with specific application to the mining industry
  • Advanced knowledge of conveyor systems; conveyor components, belt maintenance or belt splicing, including rubber lining.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Australian Mining Equipment Standards
  • Intermediate level 3D design skills – Autodesk Inventor
  • Extensive exposure to FEA – specifically Autodesk Inventor and Strand7
  • Proven knowledge and understanding of FEMA
  • Advanced analytical skills – engineering calculations and/or manual calculations
  • Exceptional time management skills to complete work to agreed deadlines
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a wide variety of internal and external stakeholders.
 
This presents an excellent opportunity to work with a growing team in an autonomous role with a competitive base salary and career progression.
 
How to Apply
 
For a confidential discussion, please call Penny on 03 9680 4570, or alternatively, submit a current resume outlining your suitability for the role, by clicking the ‘apply now’ button.
 
 
Disclaimer - Third party agency referrals will not be accepted.
 
Phone 1800 689 629
fennerdunlop.com.au/careers
Mechanical Engineer
 
Australian Conveyor Engineering (ACE), part of Fenner Dunlop Australia, offers an extensive portfolio of complete solutions for the design, manufacture and installation of high capacity conveyor systems.  Specialising in providing engineered conveyor solutions for surface and underground mining clients who demand reliability and performance, we can take a small idea and make it a big reality!
 
We are seeking a qualified Mechanical Engineer to join our team located at our Whyalla branch, in our Engineering Projects Team.  You will be primarily responsible for scoping, quoting, design, engineering and project management of components and sub-systems of belt conveyor equipment.  Critical to this is meeting deadlines, strategic objectives and building relationships with key stakeholders and clients. 
 
Key responsibilities include:
 
  • Site visits, identification of issues, scoping of project
  • Quoting, design modelling, engineering calculations, identification and implementation of product developments
  • Communicate with Draftsmen to ensure that detail design intent is achieved and documented
  • 3D Designs in Autodesk Inventor
  • Participate in cost reduction initiatives to reduce manufacturing costs and optimize equipment designs
  • Project management on the production of fabrication and installation drawings
  • Undertake FEA on equipment and components
 
To be successful in this role you will:
 
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in designing Conveyor Belt Equipment with specific application to the mining industry
  • Advanced knowledge of conveyor systems; conveyor components, belt maintenance or belt splicing, including rubber lining.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Australian Mining Equipment Standards
  • Intermediate level 3D design skills – Autodesk Inventor
  • Extensive exposure to FEA – specifically Autodesk Inventor and Strand7
  • Proven knowledge and understanding of FEMA
  • Advanced analytical skills – engineering calculations and/or manual calculations
  • Exceptional time management skills to complete work to agreed deadlines
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a wide variety of internal and external stakeholders.
 
This presents an excellent opportunity to work with a growing team in an autonomous role with a competitive base salary and career progression.
 
How to Apply
 
For a confidential discussion, please call Penny on 03 9680 4570, or alternatively, submit a current resume outlining your suitability for the role, by clicking the ‘apply now’ button.
 
 
Disclaimer - Third party agency referrals will not be accepted.
 
The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a mechanical engineer?
  • Have you completed a qualification in mechanical engineering?

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