Overview

Foresight Engineering Services

About Us:

Foresight is an established Engineering consultancy based in Bright, Northeast Victoria.  We undertake a range of design projects for an extensive private and public client base. Our core business is within Process, Mechanical, Civil and Structural Engineering design and Surveying. We utilise Autodesk design software suites along with Trimble surveying and scanning equipment to offer a comprehensive engineering and design service to our clients. 

Foresight has diverse expertise, experience and a real passion for delivering the right outcomes to every project. We continue to grow through investing in people, the implementation of the latest technologies and a focus on industry leading practices. We value our clients and have long-term established working relationships and service agreements.

Joining the Foresight team means you will be part of a highly collaborative working environment where you will have direct daily access to the company’s Principal and Senior Engineers for mentorship and support. You will be given the opportunity to take on increasing levels of responsibility as you further develop your skills. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to be involved in the ongoing growth and success of the company and its clients, gaining essential business acumen experience.

Foresight’s approach means that we are an agile and flexible consultancy, enabling us to pursue interesting and bespoke work opportunities that require an inquisitive mindset and an attention to detail.   

Foresight services clients across Australia from its offices in Bright (Victoria) and Albury (NSW). 

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with senior engineers and stakeholders to assist in the design and development of mechanical and process systems.
  • Conduct detailed analyses and simulations to optimize designs and ensure compliance with design requirements and relevant standards.
  • Assist with the progression of designs from concept to construction, working alongside the in-house design and engineering teams
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams including client representatives, subcontractors and regulators. 
  • Prepare basis of design documentation, reports and compliance records. 
  • Present technical documentation, reports, and engineering designs.
  • Assist in project managing engineering projects from inception to completion. 
  • Participate in internal and external design reviews
  • Attend client sites as required to for equipment inspections, investigations or design development. 
  • Assist, share ideas and develop knowledge within an experienced team of Engineers and Designers. 
  • Engage with clients and all stakeholders in an open, honest and respectful manner. 

 

Qualifications and requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering. Note related fields will be considered if a short explanation is provided in the cover letter. 
  • Strong academic background with an interest in mechanical design, fluid mechanics, rotating machinery. 
  • Exposure to CAD software (AutoCAD, Inventor, SolidWorks, etc.) and other relevant engineering tools. 
  • Awareness of legislative framework including Acts, Regulations, Codes and Standards relevant to mechanical design.
  • Excellent problem investigation and analytical skills. 
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Eagerness to learn and adapt in a fast-paced engineering environment. 
  • The ability to apply existing experience and knowledge to technically complex, bespoke engineering challenges. 

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary package.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • Exposure to a range of industries such as hydro power, food manufacturing and large water infrastructure.
  • Collaborative and inclusive work environment within a highly experienced design team.
  • Opportunity to see your designs develop from an initial concept to being constructed, commissioned and operated.  
  • Work in a beautiful location with access to outdoor activities such as skiing, mountain biking and hiking.

How to Apply:

If you believe you are suited to this role, please forward a cover letter and resume through Seek’s online application system. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact our Bright Office.