Structural Engineer


Bligh Tanner is a structural, façade, civil, environmental and water engineering consultancy based in Queensland with recent expansion into Sydney. Bligh Tanner is known for their innovative engineering solutions, and are asked to collaborate on more complex and challenging projects across a range of typologies throughout Australia.

Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Bligh Tanner has an opportunity for a Structural Engineer with 1 – 4 + years’ experience to join their Brisbane team.

Bligh Tanner’s work is diverse and challenging, so you will need the appropriate qualifications with evidence of your experience in the design of a variety of projects of different scales and types using a variety of different materials. This is a full-time, permanent position. You will be joining a business dedicated to its people belonging to what we believe to be one of Australia’s most innovative engineering practices.

+ About us

Over the past 29 years, we have been responsible for some of Australia’s most innovative and complex engineering projects, from multimillion dollar special structures through various partnerships including GOMA, through to world leading integrated water management systems.

At our core we are a company built around our culture and our people. We are built of talented, diverse and down to earth people and this is the heart of who we are.

We are inclusive, collaborative and believe in working together to solve complex problems.

We seek to attract and retain the best talent available and invest in their development to ensure they have the training, tools and resources they need to perform at their potential.  We expect staff to become leaders in their fields, and we motivate and retain employees by providing a sense of genuine autonomy, mastery and purpose in their work.

+ The Role

Our role will include responsibility for the design and delivery of a wide and varied range of projects. You will be given the opportunity to run projects and liaise directly with clients. At Bligh Tanner you will work within a collaborative team, working closely with the Directors and other senior staff.

This role would suit a person that is motivated and passionate about Structural Engineering and design, with a strong work ethic and the desire to deliver quality design on challenging projects.

+ What We’d Like

• Relevant Tertiary Qualifications

• Minimum 3 years’ experience in structural engineering design particularly in Architectural buildings.

• Experience in the design of materials including steel, reinforced concrete, post-tensioned concrete, masonry and timber

• Demonstrated expertise in relevant analysis software programs including Spacegass, RAM Concept, RAPT, Strand7 and Inducta software

• Must possess a current Driver’s License

+ What we think is important

• Professional approach to work

• Excellent communication skills

• Balanced approach to life

• Clear career aspirations

• Positive contributor to a small team work environment

• Client-focused

• Confident

• Hold safety as a personal core value

+ Life At Bligh Tanner

We have strong values tied to our people, our work and our conscience. We are collaborative, inquisitive and hardworking. We want to ensure our people have everything they need to be successful professionally and personally. We invest in training and development of all people we hire. We also understand the demands of a busy life and offer flexibility to how you work appropriate to your role.

We’re a team that share the wins, share the work, and celebrate the milestones. We enjoy regular team lunches, coffee breaks together and social activities.

We’re accepting applications through our jobs portal

This position is based in Australia, we are seeking interest from those considering a sea change; logistics and visa requirements are part of the discussion package for the right person. We encourage you to reach out to our team to ask questions about who we are and how we operate prior to application

Tagged as: building, facade, infrastructure, water environment

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