Senior Geotechnical Engineer

  • Fortescue Metals Group Ltd
  • Australia, WA
  • Jul 16, 2021
Engineering Full-time

Job Description:

An opportunity to join the exciting and energetic Fortescue Future Industries (FFI) team, a wholly owned subsidiary of Fortescue Metals Group.

FFI is leading Fortescue’s decarbonisation and growth agendas and developing a portfolio of projects centred on the production of renewable hydrogen, ammonia, minerals and other value-added products. FFI is underpinned by Fortescue’s world class expertise, operational excellence and proven capability to drive future growth.

Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Location: Perth

Work type: Full time Permanent Employee

Roster: Monday to Friday

This is a truly unique opportunity for an experienced geotechnical engineer to join a global leader in the development of renewable energy. The position would suit a forward-thinking professional wishing to lever their diverse project experience gained in consultancy within our dynamic and innovative client owner environment.

The successful candidate will be responsible for progressing feasibility studies and designs and reviewing/challenging our consultants deliverables as we transition into detailed design and construction. Project experience in one or more of the following is essential Hydropower, Wind, Solar, Geothermal, Dams, Tunnelling, Marine.

Key duties and responsibilities will include:

In order to be successful in this role:

Candidates must be able to bring a flexible mindset, challenge traditional thinking, and be prepared to work outside of their comfort zone

Fortescue is happy to support relocation to Perth for the successful candidate.

Our values drive our culture and performance through a strong focus on safety, family and determination. We celebrate and respect people’s differences and commit to providing an inclusive work environment. This is an exciting time to join Fortescue.

We encourage Aboriginal Australians and female candidates to apply.