3 Easy Steps

  • 1Search for courses by Study Area, Level and Location
  • 2We deliver you all the matched results
  • 3Choose one or more course providers to contact you

Distance from location (kms)

Exact 5 10 25 50 100

Posted since

All 2 Days 1 Week 2 Weeks 1 Month

Sort results by

Relevance Date



Mechanical Engineer

Flinders University - Adelaide, SA

Source: uWorkin



About Flinders

Our bold vision, captured in our Strategic Plan: making a Difference: The 2025 Agenda, is to be internationally recognised as a world leader in research, an innovator in contemporary education, and the source of Australia’s most enterprising graduates.

We recognise the key to our success is exceptional people and we’re seeking an outstanding individual to join the team of our transformed university.

Employment Type

Fixed-term, part-time or full-time (0.6 - 1.0 FTE), available until 31 December 2022

Compensation Grade

Higher Education Officer Level 5 or Higher Education Officer Level 6

Salary Range

HEO5: $71,596 - $79,016 pa

HEO6: $79,938 - $85,231 pa

Position Summary

Under broad direction from the Manager - Engineering Services, the Mechanical Engineer provides quality and timely support to staff and students within the College of Science & Engineering through functional supervision and delivery of services within the Engineering Services Team. These services include the design, construction, commissioning, advice, instruction, and documentation activities required to support Science & Engineering programs of study and research activities.

As well as actively managing projects and project teams, the mechanical engineer is expected to develop sound engineering solutions that meet client needs, conform to relevant standards and are designed for efficient and cost effective manufacture.

Key Position Capabilities

  • Degree qualification in Mechanical Engineering with significant relevant experience and/or an equivalent combination of experience and/or education and/or training
  • Experience in complex and innovative mechanical design using appropriate CAD tools realised through programmable in-house and external manufacturing processes.
  • Proven significant engineering workshop skills, abilities and attention to detail.
  • High level analytical skills together with the capacity to assess, understand, exercise technical judgement and communicate complex technical matters in a clear accurate manner.
  • Demonstrated high level inter-personal skills and the ability to liaise effectively with a wide range of people, including excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to liaise with a broad range of staff and students together with a demonstrated enthusiasm for customer service and the support of other team members.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply initiative, judgement and prioritisation in a busy team environment.
  • Experience working in a managed Workplace Health and Safety environment.

We are seeking to increase the diversity to improve equal opportunity outcomes for employees, and therefore we encourage female applicants, people with a disability and/or from Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders descent to apply.

Information for Applicants:

Please note: Pursuant to Child Safety (Prohibited Persons) Act 2016 (SA) this position has been deemed prescribed. It is an inherent requirement of the position that the successful candidate maintains a current Working With Children Check which is satisfactory to the University.

A valid National Police Certificate which is satisfactory to the University will also be required before the successful applicant can commence in this position.

How to Apply

Full details including how to apply on-line can be found at our Jobs@Flinders website: https://flinders.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/flinders_employment/job/Tonsley/Mechanical-Engineer_JR0000001215

Applications to be submitted before:

11:59pm, Tuesday 30 March 2021

Please note, late applications and applications sent via agencies will not be accepted.