About the Role

Our Energy and Resources Division works with major exploration and distribution clients to deliver specialist mining, oil and gas projects across the country. These include mining process plant modifications, upstream flowlines, leases, network gathering and distribution systems, major gas transmission pipelines, oil and gas processing facilities, as well as maintenance and construction related work programs.

We are currently looking for a Senior Structural Designer to join our high performing civil/structural engineering team in the Perth office.

Skills & Experience

The successful applicant will be responsible for the preparation and review of high quality designs, documentation and specifications satisfying both organisation and client expectations.  We are looking for an energetic team player who can confidently liaise directly with clients and manage workflow with junior designers.

Personal and professional requirements for this role include:

  • Relevant qualification in structural drafting and detailing
  • 7-10 years structural design drafting experience
  • Experience in steel fabrication detailing – highly regarded
  • Strong technical understanding of AutoCAD and Advance Steel – essential
  • Experience working with point cloud data in Autodesk ReCap/Navisworks/ Leica Cyclone software – highly regarded
  • Experience in the oil, gas and energy sector for onshore and offshore projects
  • Experience in mining and heavy industrial projects – highly regarded
  • Commitment to quality and customer service
  • Ability to collaborate with multiple engineering disciplines
  • Ability to work unsupervised and to mentor junior designers
  • Attention to detail and ability to review models and drawings to ensure consistent drawing presentation and correct drawing information
  • Ability to conduct occasional site visits in remote areas
  • Construction and installation experience to assist with constructability analysis – highly regarded

Fyfe values our clients and our people and has a culture built on respect, integrity and the delivery of value. This is achieved through a combination of flexible and contemporary working conditions supported by an inclusive management style which sees all levels of management being accessible through an open-door policy applicable to everyone. Fyfe have also engaged various corporate entities to offer benefits to staff, have a social club and encourage an innovative and pro-active approach to projects. With 14 offices nationally, staff are encouraged to tap into the wealth of knowledge that we have, welcoming information sharing and troubleshooting among colleagues.


This is an excellent opportunity to progress your career under the framework of our successful national consultancy. You will be provided with ongoing support and the opportunity to grow your career with a national organisation.

  • Professional career development, the company promotes talent from within
  • Potential opportunity to take a project management role on certain projects
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working conditions and hours
  • Support and contribute to the candidates continued professional development

If you believe you meet the above criteria and would like to join our Structural Design team, click on the link below to submit your application.