Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Brisbane


Requisition ID:  213780





Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that create long-term progress and economic growth.

Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. With continuous operations in Australia for over 60 years, we operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals; all of which have active projects in Australia today. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver and what we live.




TSF6 project is a BHP project for their Olympic Dam site in South Australia.

This includes the upgrade an existing tailings disposal system (comprising of charge centrifugal pumps & PD pumps, HDPE CS & HDPE pipelines) and the addition of a new tailings storage facility with a decant pumping system.

The Home Office team will be in a Brisbane location.




The Piping Designer responsible for piping design and layout.  Reporting to the Lead Designer, they will engage and interact with other Engineering disciplines, Construction and Procurement in developing plant layout.




Plans, develops, coordinates and reviews engineering work.
Coordinate assigned engineering work with other discipline groups.
To evaluate, select and supply standard engineering methods, techniques, procedures and criteria using independent judgment.
Participate in reviewing and checking designs and drawings.
Coordinate assigned work with other technical personnel as directed
Participate in team meetings and reviews and maintain interaction with engineers and other designers in all disciplines
Perform other duties as required by Bechtel management



Minimum 5 years of industry experience.
Proficiency in the utilisation of 3D/2D drafting software e.g. Microstation, SP3D/PDS/Smartplant
A good understanding of constructability, operability and maintainability requirements.
A good understanding of Bechtel’s Engineering Department Procedures (EDP), relevant industry codes and standards affecting Civil, Site and Underground Services design drawings.
Inherent organisational ability in addition to the ability to communicate effectively.



Ethics:    Commitment to the Project’s ethical standards as demonstrated by success on prior projects.

Quality:  Commitment to the Project’s quality standard as demonstrated by prior Supervisors’ evaluations of work performance.

ES&H:    Demonstrated commitment to the Project’s Zero Incident philosophy by prior active engagement and demonstration of ES&H Leadership.




Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. We stand apart for our ability to get the job done right—no matter how big, how complex, or how remote. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in infrastructure; mining and metals; nuclear, security and environmental; and oil, gas, and chemicals. Since its founding in 1898, Bechtel has worked on more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents. Today, our 53,000 colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 40 countries.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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