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Kent Recruitment

Lead Mechanical & Piping Engineer

Brisbane - Australia
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Do you have the drive, skills and ability to work with us as part of our Engineering & Projects team? To help shape the future of our business, our engineers and an instrumental project in the state? You will be involved in working as a member of our well-respected team from our Brisbane office, working collaboratively with our client to successfully deliver a large greenfield FEED to EPC energy transition project. This is a great opportunity to be part of an innovative team while obtaining valuable experience in energy transition.

Join us. Unleash your energy within.
If you have world-class ambitions to reach the stars while keeping your feet on the ground, we’re the team for you. We've created a new breed of company – future-focused with reimagined ambition across all disciplines within the energy sector.
We love people who know their own potential and are not afraid to use it. We know that together, we’re far more than the sum of our parts. So, we celebrate people who want to grow and develop as we work together on some of the largest projects on the energy world stage.

Our purpose and beliefs:
As Kent, we’re tackling the greatest challenge of our time - to bring our world the energy it needs in the most responsible way ever imagined.
It’s the energy of every member of our team driven by our beliefs that is making this happen. Whatever our skill, our language, or our culture. These beliefs define and direct us every day to be the very best - for ourselves, our clients, our key stakeholders, the communities we operate in and the planet:
Read more about the Purpose, Beliefs and Guiding Principles that drive us:

Our vision for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging:
We recognise that diversity & inclusion are catalysts for success. We’re heightening awareness on the benefits of people diversity, diversity of experiences and diversity of our perspectives. Creating a culture of inclusivity where all employees feel a sense of belonging.
Our combined energy is fueled by different nationalities, across 6 continents and 24 countries. Our commitment is to celebrate character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability.

The Opportunity:
We are looking for a Lead Mechanical Engineer to join our Brisbane Projects and Engineering Team. You will join and provide leadership in a high-performing engineering and project delivery team. You will work closely with engineering and technical disciplines on an exciting and industry leading project and support our client to deliver this energy transition project.
In this role, you will undertake the following duties:
  • Perform all work in accordance with the Kent Quality Management and Health, Safety & Security System and within agreed time and schedule constraints.
  • Provide expert advice and assistance to design and operations personnel on mechanical and piping issues across a variety of projects.
  • Contribution to the professional development program of the mechanical/piping team.
  • Contribution to the business development activity including client meetings, preparing proposals and tenders as well as input into marketing efforts.
  • Distribution and allocation of work amongst the mechanical/piping team.
  • To review any design work carried out by other Kent’s offices, third parties (e.g. sub-consultants, vendors), and to participate in safety studies, design reviews, audits and the like.
  • Develop and maintain awareness of changes in the relevant regulations, codes, standards, technology and design tools to ensure efficiency and effectiveness of the mechanical team.
  • Liaise with the other members of the mechanical/piping team and other disciplines to ensure all design requirements are addressed.
  • Liaise with clients engineering, construction and operations personnel to ensure all project requirements have been addressed.
  • Preparation of BODs, Scopes of Work, Technical Specifications, Data Sheets and Material Requisitions.
  • Technical Bid Evaluation and analysis.
  • Inspection and test verification for mechanical equipment.
  • Preparation and / or checking and submission of calculations.
  • Preparation and / or checking and submission of installation and commissioning procedures.
  • Installation audits and equipment assessment (with third parties as required).
  • Input into maintenance management activities including strategies, procedures, failure mode and consequence analysis, spares reviews, in-service performance (with third parties as required).
  • Site survey and inspection activities
We foster an environment where you are challenged professionally and empowered to take the lead on your career development with the support and guidance of our leaders. We’re committed to making sure that every single person uses their time with us to gain valuable experience and skills for their future, so why not pursue your career with us today!
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