Site Engineer - Structural, Mechanical & Piping (SMP)

Job Description

About the role

An opportunity to join the exciting and energetic team on the PEM50 Hydrogen Project – Gladstone Green Energy Manufacturing Centre, Queensland.


Position: Site Engineer – Structural, Mechanical & Piping (SMP)

Location: Gladstone, Queensland

Duration: 9-months casual contract

Roster: 5:2 local OR 2:1 FIFO/DIDO from QLD


The SMP Engineer will be responsible for coordinating the delivery of:

  • Structural fabrication and installation
  • Mechanical installation
  • Piping fabrication and installation



  • Bachelors Degree in Mechanical or Structural Engineering preferred
  • Driving License
  • White Card
  • Minimum 5 years experience in SMP on site field engineering
  • Experience in SMP engineering for major capital projects in the renewables, oil & gas and mining preferred.
  • Proficient skills in the management of specialized packages for a multi-discipline green field project.
  • Understanding of planning, scheduling and project controls.
  • The ideal candidate would be someone from Gladstone who is looking to take their career to the next level while still remaining close to home. FIFO/DIDO can be considered for the right candidate, 2:1 roster and client will provide flights from QLD and local camp accommodation.


Main Functions

  • Assist the Senior Project Engineer in the management of Contractors from contract award through mobilization, execution to scope completion.
  • Coordination and facilitation of contractor works, ensuring the scope is delivered to schedule and budget, including review of contractor documentation and reporting.
  • Maintain comprehensive project documentation, including design changes, field reports, and correspondence.
  • Assist with reviews of QAQC documentation, execution methodologies and schedules.
  • Conduct site inspections and quality checks for signoffs and monitoring of construction progress, ensuring compliance with engineering standards and budget management.
  • Assist in contractor cost estimation and budget management.


Only candidates with the right to work in Australia will be considered.

(Australia Citizen, PR Holder, or Valid Australia working VISA)


If you are keen for this role, please apply directly to this ad with your CV & contact details, or email your CV to, indicating your notice period and expected salary.