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Kent Recruitment

Senior Structural Designer

Brisbane - Australia
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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:

The senior structural designer is responsible for contributing towards all aspects of structural engineering design to meet the technical competency expectations of Kent and its clients.

As a senior member of the structural design team working on the AMPOL Future Fuel’s Brownfields scope you will work closely and need to communicate effectively with your discipline lead, Kent management and client representatives to ensure the company’s reputation for high quality products and services is maintained.

In this role, you will undertake the following duties:

  • Contribution to the professional development program of the structural / design team.
  • Contribution to the business development activity including client meetings, writing job bids and tenders as well as input into marketing efforts.
  • To review design documentation developed by the team members and ensure compliance to project standards and industry codes of practices
  • To review any design work carried out by third parties (vendors), and to participate in Hazard, Safety and Facility audits.
  • Develop and maintain awareness of changes in the relevant technology and design tools.
  • To identify potential applications for new technology and to ascertain ‘fit-for-purpose’ software solutions
  • Liaise with the other members of the structural / design 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.
  • The provision of structural design input to multidiscipline Front End Engineering Design (FEED) and detail engineering efforts


  • Health & Wellbeing Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Inclusion & Belonging Program
  • Health insurance discount
  • Work for a brand that's been in the industry for over 100 years
  • Great Culture | Safety Focused | Collaborative Team
  • Opportunity to work on some of the largest Projects on the energy world stage

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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Applicants must have the right to live and work in Australia.

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